Unfair Business Practices Threaten Airlines

The U.S. airline industry’s considerable economic and employment impact on this state and many others is being put at risk by the unfair business practices of a pair of Persian Gulf governments and their national airlines.

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Increasing Personal Power for Women

Often women have to walk to fine line between being effective and being perceived as a witch. At the Chamber Women's Professional Development Luncheon, keynote speaker Denise Ryan of Firestar Speaking will tell you how to stay on the right side of the line!

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New Hanover County Maintains Highest Bond Rating

New Hanover County has once again received a Triple A bond rating, the highest rating a county can achieve, from both Moody’s Investor Services (Moody’s) and Standard & Poor’s Rating Services (S&P) on its general obligation bonds.

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New Hanover County Maintains Highest Bond Rating

New Hanover County has once again received a Triple A bond rating, the highest rating a county can achieve, from both Moody’s Investor Services (Moody’s) and Standard & Poor’s Rating Services (S&P) on its general obligation bonds.

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Unfair Business Practices Threaten Airlines

The U.S. airline industry’s considerable economic and employment impact on this state and many others is being put at risk by the unfair business practices of a pair of Persian Gulf governments and their national airlines.

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Wilmington in Running for USA Today's Best Al Fresco Dining

USA TODAY 10Best has teamed up with a panel of traveling foodies to nominate 20 streets and neighborhoods across the USA for the title of Best Al Fresco Dining Neighborhood.

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Increasing Personal Power for Women

Often women have to walk to fine line between being effective and being perceived as a witch. At the Chamber Women's Professional Development Luncheon, keynote speaker Denise Ryan of Firestar Speaking will tell you how to stay on the right side of the line!

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Hammerheads Maximize Youth and Community Synergy

I was concerned in 2013 when I learned that majority ownership of the Wilmington Hammerheads soccer team was being sold to George Altirs following the conclusion of the 2013 USL PRO regular season.

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Losing Ex-Im Bank Means Losing Local Jobs

The future of thousands of American jobs is uncertain. Those jobs are tied to companies that depend on exporting, but the culprit isn’t overseas.

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The Perceptions and Realities of Crime in Wilmington

Are crime rates in Wilmington up or down? Your perception may not match reality.

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Join Us at the Elected Officials Appreciation BBQ

Chamber members: it's going to be a beautiful evening for a BBQ this Friday, May 15.

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Wilmington Ranks as 2nd Best City in U.S. to Start a Business

An analysis of 183 metropolitan areas ranks Wilmington as the second-best city in the U.S. to start a business.

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Why a Public-Private Partnership is Favorable for the Water Street Parking Deck Redevelopment

It’s intriguing to consider the importance that a 1.2 acre parcel of land has played in the vibrancy of downtown Wilmington over the past 50 years…and the importance it could play in the next 50.

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Are You a Small Business that Supports the Film Industry?

Small Business for Film was established in 2014 by concerned small business owners who see the positive impact that film generates for business in North Carolina.

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2015 Public Policy Agenda for Business

The Chamber's 2015 Public Policy Agenda includes state and local items that bring focus to the area’s need to be more business friendly, as well as support for pressing issues such as ensuring that the Garner Report (Pathways to Prosperity) is appropriately pursued, the film incentive program is expanded, Wilmington Police Department staffing is increased, and a sustainable funding source for beach renourishment is identified.

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