Tag Archives: Business and Economy

Fourth Best City for Jobs

From the Times-Union: Forbes annual list of Best Cities for Jobs ranked the Albany-Schenectady area fourth on the list of 100 top metropolitan areas. The list, published Monday, was heavy on state capitals, even though that role has been a … Continue reading

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21st, 30th, & 6th

From the Business Review: North Carolina has once again ranked as the best business climate in Site Selection magazine’s latest rankings, released Nov. 1. New York placed 21st on the list, in a tie with Mississippi. The trade publication’s rankings … Continue reading

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Really?

The Business Review reports: New York state’s recession likely ended in the first quarter of this year, state budget officials said on Tuesday. That’s where the good news stops. Read more: New York’s recession ended in 1Q | The Business … Continue reading

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Goodbye Austin, Hello Albany

The Business Review reports that International Sematech will be moving their headquarters and more than 100 jobs to Albany in January. International Sematech’s headquarters and all operations will move in January 2011 to the the University at Albany’s College of … Continue reading

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How Green is the Capital Region?

Image via Wikipedia Chris Churchill’s post on the TimesUnion.com Places and Spaces reports on a survey conducted by The Business Courier of Cincinnati: …the Capital Region scored first in the nation in study’s “green jobs per capita” ranking, and ranked … Continue reading

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