Most employers expect fewer or no layoffs this year
February 03, 2011 6:41 AM
Most U.S. employers expect fewer or no layoffs in 2011, according to a survey by Right Management.
Dominion proposes pilot program for electric vehicles
February 01, 2011 3:36 PM
Dominion Virginia Power has proposed a program that offers reduced rates for the off-peak charging of electric vehicles. The voluntary pilot program would charge customers less for overnight charging and higher rates during peak times.
Fairfax continues to attract investment
February 01, 2011 3:22 PM
The Fairfax County Economic Development Authority (FCEDA) last year helped 154 companies decide to locate or expand in the county. The companies will create a total of 6,459 jobs.
Case to lead White House business initiative
February 01, 2011 11:33 AM
Steve Case, the co-founder of AOL, will lead the Startup America Partnership, a White House initiative to stimulate growth and create jobs.
Gannett improves profit on cost-cutting, broadcast revenues
February 01, 2011 6:29 AM
Media company Gannett Co. Inc. reported a 30 percent increase in profit in the fourth quarter as it reduced its expenses and political advertising helped boost revenues in its broadcasting division.
Virginia Chamber of Commerce puts headquarters building up for sale
January 31, 2011 5:56 PM
The Virginia Chamber of Commerce announced Monday that its historic, headquarters building in downtown Richmond is for sale
Commercial real estate roundup, 1/31/11
January 31, 2011 5:30 AM
Lots of activity as the first month of 2011 draws to a close: leases, office relocations and reports of a recovery in warehouse leasing as two industry giants — ProLogis and AMB Property — discuss a merger.
Dominion swings to profit, predicts lower first-quarter earnings
January 28, 2011 5:48 PM
Cold weather boosted Dominion Resources Inc.’s $250 million profit in the fourth quarter, but the Richmond energy company predicts first-quarter earnings in the current year will be lower than a year ago.