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  • UPS exploring same day delivery June 10, 2021 3:43 am Fox News Check out what's clicking on FoxBusiness.com. United Parcel Service Inc. is exploring a same-day option, a delivery model that has been employed by gig-economy players, as the pandemic has accelerated the shift to e-commerce. "We don’t have a same …
  • Leeds Grenville Small Business Centre supports student businesses June 10, 2021 3:34 am The North Grenville Times The Leeds Grenville Small Business Centre proudly launched its annual Summer Company program on June 1, 2021. The launch was held over Zoom. The centre celebrates 21 years of delivering the Summer Company program. This year, 8 young entrepreneurs in Leeds …
  • 9 million U.S. small businesses fear they won't survive pandemic June 10, 2021 3:23 am Big News Network Three out of every 10 small businesses in the U.S. say they likely won't survive 2021 without additional government assistance during the coronavirus pandemic, a survey from the Federal Reserve Bank shows. Considering there are roughly 30 million small …
  • Biden announces plan to combat racial inequalities during speech in Tulsa FOX23 News June 10, 2021 3:00 am Oklahoma State News.Net TULSA, Okla. — President Joe Biden visited Tulsa on Tuesday to commemorate the 1921 Tulsa Race Massacre and announce plans to try to address racial inequalities. During his visit, Biden toured the Greenwood Cultural Center, seeing pieces of history dating …
  • Lockdown to lift but masks outdoors to stay in Melbourne June 10, 2021 2:56 am Herald Sun Melbourne is set to exit its lockdown as planned but with one strict rule now remaining in place for Melbourne. Watch the live update. The easing of restrictions in Victoria will proceed as planned at 11.59pm on Thursday but masks will continue to be …
  • Oakland County's economic prospects are crucial to Michigan's recovery, and here's the forecast June 10, 2021 1:59 am Detroit Free Press - Michigan Oakland County’s job market is recovering slightly faster than Michigan as a whole and soon — through 2022 and 2023 — the county is poised “to make a strong economic comeback,” according to University of Michigan economists. As of April 1, the county had …
  • 'We Need This!': Arbor Farm Market Offers South Hero One-Stop-Shop Access To Local Produce June 10, 2021 1:32 am Vermont Public Radio Alisha Utter and Kyle Bowley’s South Hero business, Arbor Farmstead, underwent some major shifts during the past year. Their story is the final in our series about Vermonters who started up a new venture or substantially altered their business over the …
  • Australia Post's perishable items decision was a 'premature overreaction', Ombudsman says June 10, 2021 1:13 am ABC (Australian Broadcasting Corporation) The Australian Small Business and Family Enterprise Ombudsman has criticised Australia Post's decision to stop the transport of perishable items such as meat, seafood and cheese around the country. Key points: Australian Small Business Ombudsman says …
  • Licensed to sell: Local businesses need proper permits to operate June 10, 2021 1:10 am Boulder City Review - Nevada Boulder City has seen many new businesses open in the past year and other longtime ones continue to grow. Seeing that growth happen can encourage people to start their own companies. Whether from a home or in a brick and mortar location, those who want to …
  • Hidden Gem: Rowlett arcade lets the good times roll June 10, 2021 1:00 am Et Cetera - Texas RetroCade in Rowlett offers more than 80 classic arcade games . RetroCade is celebrating its one-year anniversary on June 12. By LIZET VELASQUEZ and HARRIET RAMOS Contributor and Editor in Chief @TheEtCetera It is shortly before 11 a.m. on May 29, and a …
  • Lima Chamber recognizes businesses/individuals at annual gala June 10, 2021 12:53 am The Lima News - Ohio LIMA — The Lima/Allen County Chamber of Commerce recognized several local businesses and individuals for their leadership skills at the 19th annual Awards Gala on Wednesday night at the University of Northwestern Ohio Event Center. “We give out awards …
  • Google set to empower small businesses in Nigeria, others June 10, 2021 12:45 am New Telegraph Technology firm, Google, has kicked off series of programmes to empower small businesses in Nigeria and other African countries. According to the company, the programmes, which are to be rolled out throughout this June, would not only support the growth …
  • Grant will aid women- and minority-owned small businesses in LA County June 9, 2021 11:43 pm San Gabriel Valley Tribune Wells Fargo has awarded a $1.25 million grant to a Los Angeles collaborative that will provide webinars, workshops and technical assistance services to struggling small businesses and micro-enterprises in Los Angeles County led and owned by women and …
  • Digital.com Announces Best E-Commerce Platforms of 2021 June 9, 2021 11:39 pm GoSkagit - Washington State SEATTLE, June 9, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Digital.com, a leading independent review website for small business online tools, products, and services, has announced the best ecommerce platforms of 2021. The top solutions were evaluated based on …
  • Atlanta Export Challenge Application Deadline Approaches  June 9, 2021 11:26 pm Global Atlanta - Georgia A June 13 application deadline is fast approaching for the Atlanta Metro Export Challenge, a program offering local firms at least $5,000 to boost their global business outreach.   This year, 12 winners will take home the initial funding in the first round …
  • Four new cases; fury at slow lockdown exit June 9, 2021 11:21 pm Geelong Advertiser Four new cases of coronavirus have been detected in the community overnight, but the link of acquisition is not yet known. The four new locally acquired cases are from the same household but investigations into the acquisition source are underway, the …
  • Vaccinating Oklahoma: Tracking vaccination rates, COVID-19 data, maps and updates June 9, 2021 11:11 pm KOCO 5 - Oklahoma DILLON RICHARDS THWI THE DETAILS NEW AT 5:00. DILLON: THE BUDGET IS EXPECTED TOE B A BILLION DOLLARS TOTAL, BUT THE FUND THAT RUNS THE CITY’S DAY-TO-DAY IS EXPECTED TO BE UP 7% OVER LAST YEAR. THAT COMES AS SALES TAX REBODSUN AND OUR CITY RECERS.OV >…
  • Tax-Free Small Business Recovery Grants June 9, 2021 11:01 pm WNBF - New York New York Governor Andrew Cuomo wants to waive the taxes on COVID Pandemic Small Business Recovery Grants. The Democrat has proposed legislation that would make $800-million in pandemic recovery grants available to small and micro businesses and small for- …
  • Wells Fargo Open for Business Fund awards $1.25 million technical assistance grant to Together for L.A., focused on small business recovery & resilience June 9, 2021 10:50 pm Tradingcharts.com Los Angeles, June 09, Jun 09, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE via COMTEX) -- Wells Fargo has awarded a grant of $1.25 million through their Open for Business Fund to <b>Together for L.A.</b>, the Los Angeles collaborative for small business recovery …
  • Israel-UAE ties: Game-changer or mirage in the sand? June 9, 2021 10:49 pm Jerusalem Post In the past nine months, the Abraham Accords have birthed the beginnings of the peace and prosperity that its authors envisioned when they brought together two complementary countries less than 3,000 kilometers apart. The economic diplomacy woven into the …