Topic: Ken Simonson
Intel on Monday announced it was spending up to $8 billion to upgrade factories in Oregon and Arizona, hiring thousands of US workers. Does Intel see something it likes in the US manufacturing market?
10/19/2010 07:28 pm
Economic recovery in 2010 is likely to fall short on job growth. But higher jobless figures might not be a bad thing – if it signals people are looking for jobs again.
12/29/2009 01:09 pm
Copper, aluminum, plastic, and other materials are getting more costly. So if you’re going to remodel or build an addition, now might be a good time to do it.
10/20/2009 01:00 am
US motorists are likely to see more construction zones this summer.
07/20/2009 01:00 am
Only $37 billion of the $787 billion has been spent so far. Confusing provisions and the sheer size of the bill have created delays.
06/08/2009 01:00 am
"There is light at the end of the tunnel, and it is getting brighter," says one economist.
05/08/2009 01:00 am
Americans now spend a larger share of their income on energy than at any time since 1986.
04/18/2008 01:00 am