Content Tagged 'economy'

US home construction up 4.4 percent in December
Construction of new homes rebounded in December, helping to push activity for the entire year to the highest level since the peak of the housing boom nine years ago.
US stocks mixed as market opens
The U.S. stock market is mixed in early trading after two straight days of gains.
Weak growth forecast, sales slump send US stocks lower
Stocks are falling and bond prices are rising following some discouraging news on the U.S. economy and a weaker forecast of global growth.
US job openings jump to 14-year high; sign of strong hiring
U.S. employers advertised the most job openings in nearly 14 years in November, evidence that the strong hiring that occurred last year will likely continue into 2015.
Oil dips below $45 as OPEC signals no cuts
The price of oil has dipped below $45 a barrel following the latest sign from OPEC that the group doesn't plan to cut production.
US retail sales fell last month in sign of consumer caution
U.S. retail sales slumped last month in a sign consumers remained frugal even as gas prices declined and hiring picked up.
College Graduates Have Big Task of Finding Job Ahead
For both military and non-military students crossing the stage, the next step is landing a job. Video Video
Applications for US jobless aid rise, but growth looks solid
More Americans sought unemployment benefits last week, but the number of applications continues to be at historically low levels that suggest solid economic growth will continue.
Film Co. to Lease Skate Park Says it Will Help Coast Economy
Much has already been said about the closing of the Harrison County Skate Park. Now we learn more about the film company who wants to lease the building. Video Video
Oxford Economic Shows Impact of Gaming on MS Economy
The study explains that in Mississippi, gaming has contributed $4 billion to the economy and supports 37,000 direct and indirect jobs. Video Video
Biloxi Baseball Team Expected to Bring Revenue to Coast
While fans are excited to see baseball in Biloxi, the benefits of a having a team extend further than that. Video Video
What Are the Odds? (Part 1)
Atlantic City, New Jersey was once the mecca for east coast gamblers and party goers alike, but now it is faced with closing casinos, a struggling economy, and vast unemployment. Video Video
Mayor Billy Hewes Addresses Business Community
Friday morning, Mayor Billy Hewes gave his annual address to Gulfport's business community. Video Video
Gas Prices Drop Since Six Year High Last Month
People across the nation are getting at least a little bit of relief at the pump. Video Video
National Minimum Wage Could be Raised Soon
Political leaders around the country are talking about raising the national minimum wage. Video Video
Smokin' the Sound has Successful Year
Officials say this year's Smokin’ the Sound was a success. Video Video
Rep. of Mississippi Development Authority Praises Coast Economy
A state authority visiting the Coast is impressed with southern Mississippi's economic development.
Wicker: Unemployment Still a Top Concern
Five years after Obama’s failed stimulus Republicans offer job-creating ideas without more spending.
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