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News Georgia Business: Georgia seeks small business relief from feds amid coronavirus pandemic

Published on: Tuesday 17 March 2020
Georgia seeks small business relief from feds amid coronavirus pandemic
News source: https://www.ajc.com/news/state--regional-govt--politics/georgia-seek-small-business-relief-from-feds-amid-coronavirus-pandemic/a2HZKwZiR14L1ihzuCb2vJ/

Gov. Brian Kemp said Tuesday that the Small Business Administration could soon open a spigot of loans for Georgia businesses struggling with losing customers and cash amid escalating restrictions ...

News Georgia Business: Owner of Rowan aircraft charter company charged with sex offenses involving child; business closing

Published on: Friday 22 November 2019
Owner of Rowan aircraft charter company charged with sex offenses involving child; business closing
News source: https://www.wbtv.com/2019/11/21/aircraft-charter-company-that-moved-rowan-now-closing/

In the meantime, while our hearts, thoughts, and prayers may be with Steve in Chatham County, Georgia, our focus remains squarely here — serving the most important component of our business, our ...

News Georgia Business: Why business-friendly Georgia got tough on environmental regulation

Published on: Thursday 21 November 2019
Why business-friendly Georgia got tough on environmental regulation
News source: https://www.csmonitor.com/Environment/2019/1121/Why-business-friendly-Georgia-got-tough-on-environmental-regulation

Covington, Georgia, finally heeds citizen findings of toxic gas, after EPA warnings and company counterclaims of emissions within limits.

News Georgia Business: Lawsuit: Target's Good & Gather line infringes trademark of Georgia woman's business

Published on: Friday 22 November 2019
Lawsuit: Target's Good & Gather line infringes trademark of Georgia woman's business
News source: https://www.jsonline.com/story/money/2019/11/22/georgia-woman-sues-target-over-trademarked-brand/4257614002/

ATLANTA — A Georgia woman has filed a federal lawsuit against Target claiming the retail ... Emily Golub, founder of the Atlanta-based Garnish & Gather, said the name, logo and products sold in Target ...

News Georgia Business: Top Billionaires, Foodie Cities, Store Closings: GA Business News

Published on: Sunday 27 October 2019
Top Billionaires, Foodie Cities, Store Closings: GA Business News
News source: https://patch.com/georgia/atlanta/top-billionaires-foodie-cities-store-closings-ga-business-news

ATLANTA, GA — From the shutdown of a clothing chain to restaurants named the best date spots in the state, there's lots of business news across the Atlanta region. Other recent Patch stories included ...

News Georgia Business: In a shift, Georgia’s business-friendly regulators crack down on plants

Published on: Friday 25 October 2019
In a shift, Georgia’s business-friendly regulators crack down on plants
News source: https://www.ajc.com/news/local-govt--politics/shift-georgia-business-friendly-regulators-crack-down-plants/9scUeB0PNrlcewkVXM3hdN/

At town halls in August, Georgia’s chief environmental regulator told anxious residents in Cobb and Newton counties that the fastest way to curb emissions from medical sterilizing plants was to seek ...

News Georgia Business: 'This stands out:' Macon's Chamber of Commerce opposes increase on business tax for large companies

Published on: Thursday 10 October 2019
'This stands out:' Macon's Chamber of Commerce opposes increase on business tax for large companies
News source: https://www.13wmaz.com/article/news/macon-chamber-of-commerce-opposes-business-tax-increase/93-76fc1dc0-4120-431b-b4a8-621be2930954

RELATED: Kumho Tire Plant brings economic boost to Central Georgia Great Macon Chamber of Commerce President Yvonne Williams says jobs are growing. "We want to keep that momentum," Williams said.

News Georgia Business: Georgia's Gorgodze not torn up about pending 2nd retirement

Published on: Wednesday 09 October 2019
Georgia's Gorgodze not torn up about pending 2nd retirement
News source: https://sports.yahoo.com/georgias-gorgodze-not-torn-pending-2nd-retirement-102920398--spt.html

For Mamuka Gorgodze, the thought of his last Rugby World Cup match and last outing for Georgia doesn't make him tear up. Gorgodze and the Georgians bow out of the tournament on Friday in Shizuoka, with a milestone first match against Australia and a chance to leapfrog Fiji and finish third in Pool

News Georgia Business: Why The Country Of Georgia Is Quickly Becoming A Business Powerhouse

Published on: Tuesday 06 August 2019
Why The Country Of Georgia Is Quickly Becoming A Business Powerhouse
News source: https://www.forbes.com/sites/joresablount/2019/08/06/why-the-country-of-georgia-is-quickly-becoming-a-business-powerhouse/

Georgia is located on the historic crossroads which have connected the Eurasian transport route of the old Silk Road with countries located around the black sea. It also connects directly to countries ...

News Georgia Business: Georgia Awarded A+ For Small Business Friendliness

Published on: Tuesday 06 August 2019
Georgia Awarded A+ For Small Business Friendliness
News source: https://patch.com/georgia/atlanta/georgia-awarded-small-business-friendliness

Thumbtack has released its 2019 Small Business Friendliness Survey. (Shutterstock) ATLANTA — Thumbtack, a website and app that finds local professionals for projects, announced its 2019 Small ...

News Georgia Business: College Football Notebook: Georgia Lands 5-Star Running Back

Published on: Tuesday 30 July 2019
College Football Notebook: Georgia Lands 5-Star Running Back
News source: https://www.nytimes.com/reuters/2019/07/30/sports/30reuters-football-ncaa-notebook.html

"I knew on my official visit to Georgia that I found a home and that was the place ... "He's been mentored by some of the best in the business along the way," Jacksonville coach Ian Shields said in a ...

News Georgia Business: Georgia ports see record growth; tariffs could hurt in 2020

Published on: Tuesday 30 July 2019
Georgia ports see record growth; tariffs could hurt in 2020
News source: https://www.chicagotribune.com/sns-bc-ga--georgia-ports-20190730-story.html

Georgia's busy seaports announced another year of record growth Tuesday, though their chief executive warned business will suffer in the coming year if the U.S. doesn't resolve its trade war with ...

News Georgia Business: Georgia PM: We've fought together — now let's do business

Published on: Wednesday 12 June 2019
Georgia PM: We've fought together — now let's do business
News source: https://www.washingtonexaminer.com/opinion/op-eds/georgia-pm-weve-fought-together-now-lets-do-business

I have a quiz for my friends in the United States: Which country has sent troops to serve alongside American forces in Afghanistan, Iraq, and Kosovo? Which country has sent more soldiers to ...

News Georgia Business: St. Paul-based H.B. Fuller selling Georgia unit for $71 million

Published on: Wednesday 12 June 2019
St. Paul-based H.B. Fuller selling Georgia unit for $71 million
News source: http://www.startribune.com/st-paul-based-h-b-fuller-selling-georgia-unit-for-71-million/511188642/

St. Paul-based H.B. Fuller, a global adhesives provider, had acquired the Dalton, Ga., business in 2017 has part of its $1.6 billion acquisition of Royal Adhesive. "The business being sold is a ...

News Georgia Business: Stacey Abrams meets with film industry, argues against boycott of Georgia over abortion law

Published on: Wednesday 12 June 2019
Stacey Abrams meets with film industry, argues against boycott of Georgia over abortion law
News source: https://www.cnn.com/2019/06/12/politics/stacey-abrams-georgia-abortion-boycott/

Stacey Abrams, a growing voice in the Democratic Party who unsuccessfully ran for governor of Georgia last year, said she met with members of the film industry on Tuesday to argue against a boycott of the state over its controversial abortion law.

News Georgia Business: Atlanta-based Delta isn't taking sides in 'uncomfortable' Georgia abortion debate

Published on: Wednesday 12 June 2019
Atlanta-based Delta isn't taking sides in 'uncomfortable' Georgia abortion debate
News source: https://www.nbcnews.com/business/business-news/atlanta-based-delta-isn-t-taking-sides-uncomfortable-georgia-abortion-n1016786

Delta Air Lines' CEO said the company is not taking a stance on the state's abortion ban, in order to avoid alienating employees or customers — underscoring just how tricky it is for corporate America to navigate the issue.

News Georgia Business: Stacey Abrams Taking Steps to Keep Celebrities in Georgia

Published on: Friday 07 June 2019
News source: https://townhall.com/tipsheet/cortneyobrien/2019/06/07/stacey-abrams-makes-the-case-for-celebrities-to-stay-in-georgia-n2547732

"I want to protect jobs in Georgia," Abrams explained ... and companies like Netflix are considering ending its business ties. Last month, Abrams explained that while she respects the boycott ...

News Georgia Business: Georgia stands to lose $9.2 billion in Hollywood business

Published on: Thursday 06 June 2019
News source: https://www.washingtonexaminer.com/business/georgia-stands-to-lose-9-2-billion-in-hollywood-business

Initially, Georgia Gov. Brian Kemp dismissed the Hollywood actors criticizing the so-called heartbeat abortion bill he signed in early May as "C-list celebrities." "I understand some folks don't like ...