RSS Feed businessrecord.com : Economic Development http://businessrecord.com:80 A feed of current articles not set 2014-07-11T12:40:53.8696995Z 5 things to watch for downtown http://businessrecord.com:80/Content/Economic-Development/Economic-Development/Article/5-things-to-watch-for-downtown/181/975/64336 Economic Development Wholesale inventories edged up in May, but increase was less than expected <span style="font-family: Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: 13px; background-color: #ffffff;"></span>Wholesale inventories rose by slightly less than anticipated in May, according to a report today from the U.S. Commerce Department,&nbsp;RTTNews reported.&nbsp;<span style="font-family: Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: 13px; background-color: #ffffff;"></span> http://businessrecord.com:80/Content/Economic-Development/Economic-Development/Article/Wholesale-inventories-edged-up-in-May--but-increase-was-less-than-expected/181/975/64377 Economic Development A Closer Look: Jimmy Small President, Iowa Speedway http://businessrecord.com:80/Content/Economic-Development/Economic-Development/Article/A-Closer-Look--Jimmy-Small/181/975/64290 Economic Development A Big Ticket Iowa Speedway officials want their track to be the &lsquo;buzz of the town'. http://businessrecord.com:80/Content/Economic-Development/Economic-Development/Article/A-Big-Ticket/181/975/64291 Economic Development U.S. report: June hiring grew in most sectors <span style="font-family: Arial, sans-serif; font-size: 10pt;">U.S. unemployment rate fell to 6.1 percen,&nbsp;</span><span style="font-family: Arial, sans-serif; font-size: 10pt;">the lowest since September 2008.&nbsp;</span> http://businessrecord.com:80/Content/Economic-Development/Economic-Development/Article/U-S--report--June-hiring-grew-in-most-sectors/181/975/64286 Economic Development Isle of Capri casinos in talks to sell <span style="font-family: Arial, sans-serif; font-size: 13px;">Isle of Capri Casinos Inc. is in talks to sell itself to Gaming and Leisure Properties Inc.</span> http://businessrecord.com:80/Content/Economic-Development/Economic-Development/Article/Isle-of-Capri-casinos-in-talks-to-sell/181/975/64284 Economic Development Iowa's leading indicators point to continued employment growth <span style="font-family: Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: 13.63636302947998px; background-color: #ffffff;">Recent changes in leading indicators tracked by the state suggest that Iowa's employment growth will continue through fall, according to a release from the Iowa Department of Revenue.</span> http://businessrecord.com:80/Content/Economic-Development/Economic-Development/Article/Iowa-s-leading-indicators-point-to-continued-employment-growth/181/975/64269 Economic Development Midwest, Iowa economies improve in June <p style="font-family: Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: 13.63636302947998px; margin-top: 0px; margin-bottom: 0px;">A June business conditions index for nine Midwestern states climbed to its highest overall reading since March 2011, and Iowa's reading in that index was also up from May.</p> <div>&nbsp;</div> http://businessrecord.com:80/Content/Economic-Development/Economic-Development/Article/Midwest--Iowa-economies-improve-in-June/181/975/64255 Economic Development