UPDATE: The Charlotte City Council has now pulled consideration of this item from today’s meeting agenda, per the Raleigh News & Observer. ORIGINAL POST: Charlotte’s City Council, under pressure from the Charlotte Chamber of Commerce, might reportedly consider a symbolic vote to repeal its nondiscrimination ordinance during Monday’s 5 PM meeting. Show More Summary
My friend Deb Brown has a serendipity story for us. She is the director of the chamber of commerce in Webster City, Iowa. She’s going to tell you how she makes serendipity happen. –Becky By Deb Brown Last Tuesday I was in Kansas City and talking to a fellow about maker spaces. Maker spaces […]
Speaking to a packed out audience at the Weymouth and Portland Chamber of Commerce, UKIP leader and Brexit campaigner Nigel Farage reached out to the crowds to "make June the 23rd our Independence Day."
The Russian Chamber of Commerce and Industry hopes for free trade zone negotiations between the Eurasian Economic Union (EEU) and Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) member states to proceed at a faster pace than previous negotiations, the chamber's President Sergey Katyrin said Friday.
The Bahrain Chamber of Commerce and Industry (BCCI) has been informed by the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) Secretariat General that Saudi Arabia bans the import of Iranian goods through the Bahraini territory, BCCI spokesman Ibrahim Shammari said Wednesday.
The U.S. Chamber of Commerce's Dream Big Awards are right around the corner. The award celebrates the top small business in America. This is one big event on a most international small business events calendar this week.
The head of the U.S. Chamber of Commerce said Friday that big business leaders are perplexed by billionaire Donald Trump's political leanings and scrambling to learn more about how the presumptive Republican presidential nominee will govern if he wins the White House. "We hear mostly concern from our members: 'Who is this guy? What do […]
NO. NEXT QUESTION? Shot: GOP, Chamber of Commerce and Fox News: Did They Play a Role in the Fertilizer Plant Deaths? —The Huffington Post, April 26, 2013. Chaser: “Today, the federal Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives made a mockery of all of that, for it announced that it had concluded that the explosion […]
Today, HRC and Equality NC blasted the North Carolina Chamber of Commerce for calling for unacceptable, partial solutions to the tremendous damage inflicted on the state’s reputation and economy by Governor McCrory and state lawmakers in passing HB2. Show More Summary
The right to regulate trans-border commerce is reserved for Congress, the suit says. The post States, Chamber Of Commerce Side With TransCanada On Keystone Lawsuit appeared first on ThinkProgress.
Boston has topped the U.S. Chamber of Commerce's list of cities most ready to become a digital technology hub. What other cities made the list?
Associated Chambers of Commerce and Industry of India (Assocham) and Forrester has conducted a joint study of Indian ecommerce market; and there are lots of positive news for Indian entrepreneurs. Right now, Indian ecommerce is fastest growing sector in the whole world, as we have beaten China, Japan and South Korea in percentage of growth. Show More Summary
Local chambers of commerce across the US say their member businesses are benefiting from clean energy — and their leaders are speaking out about how clean energy emerging is an economic driver in a video series from Chambers for Innovation and Clean Energy (CICE). The video series comes as the US Chamber of Commerce is […]
Future Monterey Peninsula Chamber of Commerce Chairman Emeritus Alan Shipnuck
The Chamber of Digital Commerce is the world’s largest trade association representing the digital asset and blockchain industry. Microsoft has now joined this group to promote the acceptance and use of digital assets and blockchain-based technologies. Show More Summary
The Associated Chambers of Commerce and Industry of India (Assocham) constituted a committee called Assocham Education Committee (AEC) which studied the standard and level of management graduates passing out from B-schools. And the results are pretty depressing. Show More Summary
The nation's largest Hispanic business group is diving into the presidential campaign for the first time -- and is skipping over the only Latino still running. The U.S. Hispanic Chamber of Commerce plans to formally endorse former secretary of state Hillary Clinton and Ohio Gov. John Kasich (R) for president on Thursday, a shot in […]
Here’s a story the local Chamber of Commerce and convention and visitors’ bureau in the Thai resort town of Hua Hin would probably rather not have make the international wire…
As piracy on the world’s seas continues to fall, new figures from the International Chamber of Commerce (ICC) International Maritime Bureau (IMB) highlight
Ted Cruz and John Kasich team up to take on Trump in certain states April 25 2016, 5:05 AM Ted Cruz and John Kasich try a new tack in the move to keep Donald Trump from securing the Republican nomination.Cruz and Kasich say they'll each sit out primaries to let the other have the best shot against...