While the February Luncheon looks at the economy for the coming year, the AEDC 3-Year Outlook Luncheon considers the forces that will shape the Anchorage economy over the next three years and beyond. The Outlook looks at trends in eight key indicators including population, building permits, visitor industry activity and oil prices.
The IRS warns tax professionals to increase their computer security and to beware of their inbox – specifically the successful email scams dubbed spear phishing that identify themselves as a friend, customer or company.
Alaskan Brewing Company will be organizing a new homebrew competition in Juneau that builds on the tradition of the long-running Autumn Pour competition, and adds exciting new features. There will be an entirely new category, a grand prize that includes a cash award, and the chance to brew a beer with Alaskan Brewing.
The U.S. Small Business Administration announced today that it has launched a new Historically Underutilized Business Zones map (via Google Chrome) at www.sba.gov/hubzone-maps . The HUBZone map is the first step in the modernization effort of SBA’s federal contracting programs. SBA has partnered with the U.S. Digital Service to streamline and enhance online services for small businesses.
The Alaska Industrial Development and Export Authority (AIDEA) Board on Thursday approved two loan participations for projects located in Anchorage and Fairbanks, Alaska.