Zygem acquires U.Va’s MicroLab Diagnostics
June 22, 2010 3:32 PM
Zygem Corp. Ltd. has acquired a University of Virginia biotech start-up that developed a technology to simplify DNA testing. MicroLab Diagnostics Inc. will continue operations in Charlottesville as a new business unit of the New Zealand-based company, which also has offices in California.
SNL Financial to open a Richmond area office in Henrico County
June 21, 2010 5:20 PM
To accommodate a growing Richmond work force, SNL Financial plans to open an office July 15 in the Innsbrook area
National survey shows $7 billion projected increase on summer vacations
June 21, 2010 4:57 PM
Stress given as No. 1 reason for taking time off
General Dynamics awarded $49 million contract to support U.S. Air Force
June 21, 2010 1:56 PM
The company will support the U.S. Air Force’s distributed common ground system.
Commercial real estate round up, 6/21/10
June 21, 2010 6:00 AM
Real estate sales are ticking up in Virginia, and a full-service hotel opens in Sterling. This and other real estate news from around the state:
Freddie Mac announces relief for Gulf Coast borrowers affected by oil spill
June 18, 2010 4:13 PM
Borrowers may not be penalized for late payments because of effects of the oil spill on their incomes.
Hilton Worldwide announces money back guarantee for Gulf Coast guests
June 17, 2010 5:20 PM
Hilton Worldwide will receive a 100 percent refund for guests staying in any of its Gulf Coast properties if they canceled their trip because of the oil spill.