Microsoft program to provide online training for Virginia’s unemployed
June 15, 2009 4:34 PM
Unemployed Virginians will have access to free technology training under a public-private partnership between Microsoft and Virginia.
Senate approves change in tobacco regulation
June 12, 2009 11:42 AM
The U.S. Senate approved legislation Thursday to give the U.S. Food and Drug Administration authority to regulate the content and advertising of tobacco products.
Capital One receives permission to return TARP money
June 09, 2009 4:56 PM
Capital One Financial Corp. is one of 10 banks that have received approval to repay funds received under the U.S. Treasury’s Troubled Asset Relief Program.
Virginia gets $17.5 million to rehabilitate foreclosed homes
June 08, 2009 12:56 PM
Virginia has received $17.5 million to help localities purchase and rehabilitate foreclosed homes to be resold to low- and -moderate income families.
Virginia changes mortgage regulations to fight fraud
June 05, 2009 12:39 PM
Virginia is using a national network to register and license mortgage loan originators in an effort to reduce mortgage fraud.
Investment firm to lay off 133 Hampton Roads workers
June 05, 2009 12:37 PM
Capital Groups Cos. plans to lay off 133 people from its offices in the Hampton Roads region, according to The Virginian-Pilot.
Reynolds to lay off 158 plant workers
June 04, 2009 11:26 AM
Reynolds Packaging Group plans to lay off 158 employees at a Richmond plant by Aug. 1, according to the Richmond Times-Dispatch.