Media General, hedge fund willing to talk
January 31, 2008 1:51 PM
Media General Inc. and Harbinger Capital Partners say they are willing to discuss their differing views on the direction of the Richmond-based media company.
Abusive driver fees set for repeal
January 31, 2008 11:28 AM
The Virginia Senate joined the House of Delegates by passing a bill Wednesday that would eliminate the controversial abusive driver fees the legislature passed last year.
Altria to spin off Philip Morris International
January 31, 2008 11:26 AM
Altria Group Inc. will spin off its international cigarette unit on March 28, freeing it from the U.S.’s legal, regulatory and public relations issues.
Virginia Business announces Small Business Success winners
January 30, 2008 1:09 PM
Virginia Business selects TecAccess as its 2007 Small Business Success Story of the year
Mason, Darden named top MBA programs
January 30, 2008 11:08 AM
The Financial Times named the University of Virginia’s Darden School of Business and the College of William and Mary’s Mason School of Business as two of the best 100 MBA programs in the world.
Legislation aims to help manufacturers
January 29, 2008 11:08 AM
Del. Kathy Byron, R-Campbell, has introduced legislation that would alter the corporate income tax for manufacturers in Virginia.
Four counties designated as enterprise zones
January 28, 2008 11:21 AM
Four Virginia localities have been designated Virginia Enterprise Zones, designed to bring jobs and investment to disadvantaged areas around the state.
Dulles rail project in jeopardy
January 25, 2008 11:19 AM
Federal transportation officials have told Virginia officials they would not help fund the extension of Metrorail to Dulles International Airport without major changes to the project.
Call center tests Martinsville work force
January 25, 2008 10:43 AM
More than 300 job applicants attended a job fair that Global Contract Services LLC held to test the Martinsville the local work force, according to the Martinsville Bulletin.