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ACL Airshop expands and improves international hub stations

ACL Airshop, a leader in services and products dedicated to the worldwide air cargo industry, recently opened four new international hub stations and improved several others.

AT&T honors Emanuel A.M.C. victims in 2017 calendar

AT&T's 2017 South Carolina African American History Calendar was unveiled at a celebration this week at the Koger Center for the Arts in Columbia.

Department of Commerce receives $333,364 STEP grant

A State Trade Expansion Program grant was awarded to the South Carolina Department of Commerce from the Small Business Administration for $333,364 which is the amount the Department of Commerce sought.

Airbnb offers shelter to Hurricane Matthew evacuees

Airbnb recently created a disaster response tool that is designed to allow the organization to provide shelter to Hurricane Matthew evacuees who were required to leave their homes because of the storm.

Jackson Marketing, Motorsports & Events expands sales team

Jackson Marketing, Motorsports & Events, the second-biggest integrated marketing communications and events agency based in South Carolina, recently hired Tyler Crotts to be a new customer service representative.

South Carolina nonprofit earns federal grant for logistics cluster

The South Carolina Council on Competitiveness, a nonprofit organization, recently gained a federal grant to create a local logistics industry cluster based in South Carolina.

South Carolina's AT&T Networks plan for Hurricane Matthew

South Carolina’s AT&T Network took proactive steps this week to prepare for Hurricane Matthew by setting aside personnel and equipment to be ready at all times.

Leadership Discovery graduates complete Chamber of Commerce program

The Charleston Metro Chamber of Commerce’s leadership development program announced the names of the first group of graduates.

Qatar Airways orders 40 planes from Boeing

On Friday, Boeing and Qatar Airways announced an order for 40 new planes -- 30 787-9 Dreamliners and 10 777-300ERs at a total price of $11.7 billion.

SC attorney general joins opposition to CFPB's proposed arbitration rule

South Carolina Attorney General Alan Wilson has joined opposition to a new rule banning the use of arbitration clauses by companies selling some financial products.

Charleston officials tap local consulting firm for major 60-unit housing project

Charleston officials have signed a local firm to help develop major, 60-unit affordable housing project in the city’s downtown.

College of Charleston professor receives grant to study nerve regeneration

College of Charleston assistant professor of psychology Jennifer Wilhelm will receive a National Institutes of Health grant to study treatments for peripheral nerve regeneration after injury.

City of Charleston signs off on Sergeant Jasper redevelopment

The Sergeant Jasper building is expected to become a mixed-use property with residential, retail and office space.

South Carolina Chamber urges House to approve WRDA

The leaders with the local South Carolina Chamber of Commerce recently encouraged the US House of Representatives to approve the Water Resources Development Act.

Local businesses benefit from World Trade Center Charleston Export Program

Twenty-five South Carolina-based companies have benefited from a less than 2-year-old program designed to help them begin or ramp up international sales.

Palmetto Health sponsors annual memorial walk

Palmetto Health was a sponsor for the yearly “Hearts and Hands Forever Walk,” a quarter-mile memorial walk held Sunday at Riverfront Park.

Clemson included in list of nation's best 75 financial planning programs

Clemson University was recently included in Financial Planning magazine as having one of the leading 75 programs in the U.S. for students who want to create financial planning careers.

South Carolina Bar to provide free legal clinics in North Charleston

The leaders with the South Carolina Bar Pro Bono Program will hold free legal clinics in North Charleston Thursday.

UST Logistical Systems chooses Greenville County for headquarters location

UST Logistical Systems, a third-party logistics company, is beginning its initial operations at it headquarters in Greenville County.

Spartanburg County welcomes Michelin distribution center

Michelin North America Inc. recently took proactive steps to settle its distribution center in Spartanburg County, investing over $270 million and generating 350 new jobs in the area.

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