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North Carolina's June Employment Figures Released
Friday, July 22, 2016

RALEIGH —The state’s seasonally adjusted June unemployment rate was 4.9 percent, decreasing 0.2 of a percentage point from May’s revised rate. The national rate increased 0.2 of a percentage point to 4.9 percent.

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Governor McCrory Announces Major Container Shipping Hub to Locate in Edgecombe County
Tuesday, July 19, 2016
Rocky Mount, N.C. - Governor Pat McCrory announced today that CSX will open a new intermodal terminal in Edgecombe County. Known as the Carolina Connector (CCX), this critical infrastructure project will bring jobs and economic opportunity to eastern North Carolina and position the state as a leader in enhanced freight movement. read more ...


Governor McCrory Announces Arrival of Dynamic Air Engineering Corporate Headquarters
Monday, July 18, 2016
Raleigh, N.C. – Governor Pat McCrory, North Carolina Commerce Secretary John E. Skvarla, III, and the Economic Development Partnership of North Carolina (EDPNC) announced today that Dynamic Air Engineering Inc. will establish corporate operations in Catawba County. The company intends to build a 46-person workforce in Claremont during the next three years, investing over $6.8 million. read more ...


Federal Grant to Help Expand North Carolina Apprenticeship Program
Thursday, July 14, 2016
Raleigh, N.C. – North Carolina will bolster its investments in business growth and the skills of young adults by expanding apprenticeship programs across the state. read more ...


Relias Learning Expansion to Create Over 450 Jobs in Cary
Tuesday, July 12, 2016
Cary, N.C. - Governor Pat McCrory, North Carolina Commerce Secretary John E. Skvarla, III, and the Economic Development Partnership of North Carolina (EDPNC) announced today that Relias Learning LLC will add more than 450 jobs over the coming five years in Wake County. The company plans to invest $4.5 million at its location in the Town of Cary through the end of 2020. read more ...

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