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Medical Device Company to Create 40 Jobs in Caldwell County
Friday, May 26, 2017
Raleigh, N.C. - Adhezion Biomedical, LLC, a research and manufacturing company offering medical adhesive products, will create 40 jobs over the next four years as it expands its facility in Caldwell County, Governor Roy Cooper announced today. The company plans to invest $3.5 million in Hudson over this period of time. read more ...


Governor Cooper Announces Borealis Compounds Will Operate New Plant in Alexander County
Tuesday, May 23, 2017
Raleigh, N.C. - Borealis Compounds, Inc., a supplier of plastic materials to the automotive industry, will locate a new production facility in Alexander County, Governor Roy Cooper announced today. The company plans to initially invest $15 million in the new plant and create 37 jobs in Taylorsville. read more ...


North Carolina’s April Employment Figures Released
Friday, May 19, 2017
Raleigh, N.C. — The state’s seasonally adjusted April unemployment rate was 4.7 percent, decreasing 0.2 of a percentage point from March’s revised rate. The national rate decreased 0.1 of a percentage point to 4.4 percent. read more ...


Gov. Cooper Announces 550-Job Expansion by AXA in Mecklenburg County
Tuesday, May 09, 2017
Raleigh, N.C. - AXA, among the largest financial protection companies in the U.S. with approximately 2.5 million client households nationwide, is expanding its Mecklenburg County operations and will add 550 new jobs over the next five years, Governor Roy Cooper announced today.  read more ...


Gov. Cooper Announces 1,200-Job Expansion by Credit Suisse in Wake County
Tuesday, May 09, 2017
Research Triangle Park, N.C. - Credit Suisse will expand its Research Triangle Park campus operations, creating 1,200 new jobs in North Carolina over the next several years, Governor Roy Cooper announced today. The company plans to invest $70.5 million at its current campus in RTP to accommodate this expansion. read more ...


Record Visitor Spending in North Carolina Highlights Tourism Week
Monday, May 08, 2017
Raleigh, N.C. - North Carolina Secretary of Commerce Anthony M. Copeland announced today that North Carolina tourism generated record visitor spending in 2016 with a total of $22.9 billion, a 4.3 percent increase from 2015. Additionally, tourism industry-supported employment topped 218,000 jobs to set another record for the state. read more ...


North Carolina’s March County and Area Employment Figures Released
Wednesday, May 03, 2017
Raleigh, N.C. - Unemployment rates (not seasonally adjusted) decreased in 98 of North Carolina’s counties in March, increased in one, and remained unchanged in one. The March not seasonally adjusted statewide rate was 4.7 percent. read more ...


Gov. Cooper Announces 550-Job Expansion by AXA in Mecklenburg County
Tuesday, May 09, 2017
Raleigh, N.C. - AXA, among the largest financial protection companies in the U.S. with approximately 2.5 million client households nationwide, is expanding its Mecklenburg County operations and will add 550 new jobs over the next five years, Governor Roy Cooper announced today.  read more ...

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