NC Commerce

Labor and Economic Analysis Division, Department of Commerce

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Labor & Economic Analysis Division
Monday, June 20, 2016

Just in time for your Monday mid-morning coffee break, here is a brief review of local and regional news from the Tar Heel State: The pros and cons of starting a tech business in the southeast. . . Population and GDP growth in North Carolina slow down a bit (but remain robust). . . A “Brexit” might impact the economy of our state. read more ...

Friday, June 17, 2016

North Carolina's seasonally adjusted unemployment rate fell 0.3 of a percentage point to 5.1 percent from April’s revised rate of 5.4 percent. read more ...

Monday, June 13, 2016

Just in time for your Monday mid-morning coffee break, here is a brief review of local and regional news from the Tar Heel State: More advanced manufacturing and distribution jobs coming to Charlotte. . .  UNC-Charlotte economist forecasts slow growth for North Carolina. . . Haywood County explores strategies to expand broadband. . . Hard-to-fill positions in Moore County. read more ...

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