News in the Region

Find an Article:

Date Range:

La. among top in the country for business-friendly climates

GE Capital is open for business in the Central Business District. Leaders say the city’s growing information technology workforce is… Read More »

3/31/2014 | Read Story »

Workforce development, diversifying keys to keeping Louisiana’s energy boom from going bust, report says

Three decades ago Louisiana stood and watched as rising natural gas prices prompted countless fertilizer plants, methanol plants and other… Read More »

3/26/2014 | Read Story »

New report looks at how New Orleans region can make the most of U.S. energy boom

It seems like you can’t go to a business meeting, luncheon or conference in New Orleans these days without hearing… Read More »

3/26/2014 | Read Story »

Tulane energy research calls for downstream focus

A new industry-sponsored report from the Tulane Energy Institute comes to a conclusion where there’s already widespread agreement: The future… Read More »

3/25/2014 | Read Story »

Business leaders work to make NOLA to London flights a reality

It is impossible right now to hop on an airline at Louis Armstrong International Airport that will fly directly to… Read More »

3/25/2014 | Read Story »

‘Louisiana families finally have peace of mind’ — President Obama signs flood insurance bill into law

Ending a long and sometimes torturous legislative process, President Barack Obama Friday signed into law a bill that will limit flood insurance premium increases to no… Read More »

3/21/2014 | Read Story »

President Obama signs flood insurance bill into law

President Barack Obama Friday signed into law hard-fought legislation that will limit flood insurance premium increases to no more than 18 percent a year. White House… Read More »

3/21/2014 | Read Story »

Rita Benson LeBlanc: Pelicans name tied to Louisiana’s resilience and coastal restoration

For Rita Benson LeBlanc, insisting on the right to change the name of the New Orleans Hornets to Pelicans as… Read More »

3/20/2014 | Read Story »