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News Georgia Finance: Georgia Power prepared for severe weather expected over the weekend

Published on: Saturday 11 January 2020
Georgia Power prepared for severe weather expected over the weekend
News source: https://finance.yahoo.com/news/georgia-power-prepared-severe-weather-170900970.html

With severe weather expected to impact Georgia over the weekend, Georgia Power is advising customers to prepare for the potential of wind, rain and possible tornadoes. The company is monitoring the changing weather conditions and is ready to respond to any service interruptions as quickly and safely

News Georgia Finance: Opinion: Keep Georgia’s end-of-course test in economics

Published on: Sunday 12 January 2020
Opinion: Keep Georgia’s end-of-course test in economics
News source: https://www.ajc.com/blog/get-schooled/opinion-keep-georgia-end-course-test-economics/3IflRkPzaE8C0pi3gQXZfI/

If testing is taken away, the Georgia Council on Economic Education worries there will be a detrimental effect on economic and personal finance education. On Friday, state School Superintendent ...

News Georgia Finance: Power to 112,000 Georgia Power customers restored following Saturday storm

Published on: Sunday 12 January 2020
Power to 112,000 Georgia Power customers restored following Saturday storm
News source: https://finance.yahoo.com/news/power-112-000-georgia-power-170600583.html

Electric service to over 112,000 Georgia Power customers has been restored following the storm that brought heavy wind and rain through Georgia Saturday night. As of 11:30 a.m. Sunday, approximately 11,000 customers are without power with a majority of the outages concentrated to the Rome, Cartersville

News Georgia Finance: The Southwest Georgia Financial (NYSEMKT:SGB) Share Price Is Up 51% And Shareholders Are Holding On

Published on: Wednesday 09 October 2019
The Southwest Georgia Financial (NYSEMKT:SGB) Share Price Is Up 51% And Shareholders Are Holding On
News source: https://finance.yahoo.com/news/southwest-georgia-financial-nysemkt-sgb-152431249.html

But you can do a lot better than that by buying good quality businesses for attractive prices. For example, the Southwest Georgia Financial Corporation (NYSEMKT:SGB) share price is up 51% in the last ...

News Georgia Finance: Should We Worry About Georgia Healthcare Group PLC's (LON:GHG) P/E Ratio?

Published on: Friday 04 October 2019
Should We Worry About Georgia Healthcare Group PLC's (LON:GHG) P/E Ratio?
News source: https://finance.yahoo.com/news/worry-georgia-healthcare-group-plcs-090535672.html

To keep it practical, we'll show how Georgia Healthcare Group PLC's (LON:GHG) P/E ratio could help you assess the value on offer. Based on the last twelve months, Georgia Healthcare Group's P/E ...

News Georgia Finance: Georgia Ethics Commission accuses 13 state lawmakers of breaking campaign finance laws

Published on: Friday 27 September 2019
Georgia Ethics Commission accuses 13 state lawmakers of breaking campaign finance laws
News source: https://www.11alive.com/article/news/politics/georgia-ethics-commission-accuses-lawmakers-violating-ethics-laws/85-9143d610-62e0-4df6-b1eb-93e4f414f965

ATLANTA — The Georgia Ethics Commission says 13 state lawmakers are facing ethics complaints for allegedly breaking campaign finance laws. Among the accusations -- the lawmakers took contributions ...

News Georgia Finance: Boehringer Ingelheim Completes Plant Expansion After $76 Million Georgia Investment

Published on: Wednesday 09 October 2019
Boehringer Ingelheim Completes Plant Expansion After $76 Million Georgia Investment
News source: https://finance.yahoo.com/news/boehringer-ingelheim-completes-plant-expansion-193700083.html

DULUTH, Ga., Oct. 9, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Boehringer Ingelheim, a leading provider of animal health products for pets and livestock, marked the completion of work Wednesday after a $76 million investment in its site in Athens, Ga. The investment doubled the company's capacity to produce vaccines

News Georgia Finance: Republic of Georgia Exempts Cryptocurrencies From Value-Added Tax

Published on: Saturday 13 July 2019
Republic of Georgia Exempts Cryptocurrencies From Value-Added Tax
News source: https://cointelegraph.com/news/republic-of-georgia-exempts-cryptocurrencies-from-value-added-tax

Per the report, Georgia’s finance minister Nodar Khaduri recently signed a bill aimed at regulating the taxation of entities that trade or mine cryptocurrencies. The bill entered into force at ...

News Georgia Finance: Georgia Exempts VAT from Crypto-Fiat Transactions

Published on: Sunday 14 July 2019
Georgia Exempts VAT from Crypto-Fiat Transactions
News source: https://www.financemagnates.com/cryptocurrency/news/georgia-exempts-vat-from-crypto-fiat-transactions/

Georgia has exempted value-added tax (VAT) imposed on cryptocurrency transactions, becoming one of the first countries to take such a step. According to a Bitcoin.com report, the country’s finance ...

News Georgia Finance: Georgia finance minister signs bill exempting fiat-to-crypto transactions from VAT

Published on: Sunday 14 July 2019
Georgia finance minister signs bill exempting fiat-to-crypto transactions from VAT
News source: https://www.fxstreet.com/cryptocurrencies/news/georgia-finance-minister-signs-bill-exempting-fiat-to-crypto-transactions-from-vat-201907151115

The weekend has left some moves that have generated quite a stir. Bitcoin finally gave way to bass development and took advantage of Sunday to go in search of the EMA50 around the area of $10,000. ...

News Georgia Finance: Disney, WarnerMedia speak out against Georgia's abortion law

Published on: Thursday 30 May 2019
Disney, WarnerMedia speak out against Georgia's abortion law
News source: https://finance.yahoo.com/video/disney-warnermedia-speak-against-georgias-180050229.html

WarnerMedia and Disney speak out against Georgia's abortion law, following comments from Netflix yesterday saying it would 'rethink' filming in the state should the law take effect January 1st. Yahoo Finance's Zack Guzman and Kristin Myers are joined by Sarah Peck, ‘Startup Pregnant’ podcast host, to discuss.

News Georgia Finance: Netflix weighs in on Georgia’s abortion law

Published on: Thursday 30 May 2019
Netflix weighs in on Georgia’s abortion law
News source: https://finance.yahoo.com/video/netflix-could-rethink-shooting-georgia-185215394.html

Netflix is speaking out about abortion rights in Georgia. The streaming giant noting it would "rethink [its] entire investment in Georgia" should the restrictive abortion law go into effect, according to "The New York Times." Yahoo Finance's Zack Guzman & Sibile Marcellus, along with "Mrs. Dow Jones" Haley Sacks discuss.

News Georgia Finance: Technical College System of Georgia board approves tuition increase

Published on: Friday 07 June 2019
Technical College System of Georgia board approves tuition increase
News source: https://www.ajc.com/news/local-education/technical-college-system-georgia-board-approves-tuition-increase/RFgdw0BUCC1yPalXay6lOP/

The increase may not be as great for some students. The Georgia Student Finance Commission voted in May to increase HOPE Scholarship awards by 3% and to provide an extra $500 a semester, or $375 per ...

News Georgia Finance: 7 Georgia cities rank high in student loan debt

Published on: Friday 10 May 2019
7 Georgia cities rank high in student loan debt
News source: http://www.fox5atlanta.com/news/7-georgia-cities-rank-high-in-student-loan-debt

Wallethub, a finance website, shows that of the 30 cities it puts in the 99th percentile of most over-leveraged cities - seven of them are in Georgia. Take a look at a state map, starting with the ...

News Georgia Finance: Georgia Campaign Finance Commission raises limits on state election contributions

Published on: Tuesday 07 May 2019
Georgia Campaign Finance Commission raises limits on state election contributions
News source: https://www.jdsupra.com/legalnews/georgia-campaign-finance-commission-42746/

A week after Governor Brian Kemp appointed David Emadi, former chief assistant district attorney for Douglas County, as Executive Secretary of the Georgia Government Transparency and Campaign Finance ...

News Georgia Finance: Now Hiring: Central Georgia Job Openings (May 15)

Published on: Wednesday 15 May 2019
Now Hiring: Central Georgia Job Openings (May 15)
News source: https://www.13wmaz.com/article/money/now-hiring-central-georgia-job-openings-may-15/93-4f20c620-8c9a-4400-85b4-6aa4a206fb6b

Education: Bachelor's degree in finance, economics, business or accounting from an accredited college. Five to ten years as a Wealth Advisor or Financial Planner with background in management, ...

News Georgia Finance: Georgia among worst states for working moms, new study finds

Published on: Wednesday 08 May 2019
News source: https://www.ajc.com/business/employment/georgia-among-worst-states-for-working-moms-new-study-finds/WByH7arXQitVzsWGs4Rx2O/

But, just in time for the day set aside to honor mothers, personal finance website WalletHub released its annual ... At the bottom of the list was Louisiana, with a score of 29. Georgia didn’t fare ...

News Georgia Finance: Copart Expands Atlanta East, Georgia Location

Published on: Tuesday 07 May 2019
News source: https://finance.yahoo.com/news/copart-expands-atlanta-east-georgia-142300264.html

Copart sells vehicles on behalf of insurance companies, banks, finance companies, fleet operators, dealers, and individual owners. With operations in over 200 locations in 11 countries ...