South Carolina ranked No. 21 among the District of Columbia and the 50 states in a recent analysis by WalletHub.com on how they were affected by the 35-day partial shutdown of the federal government.
The State Transportation Infrastructure Bank has approved the amended agreement to fund the completion of the Mark Clark Expressway, which was likewise approved by the Charleston County Council.
The Greenville Chamber of Commerce has reveiewed its list of top successes and top challenges for 2018.
Cleveland Park Drive between Ridgeland Drive and Lakehurst Street will be closed for about two months to give way to the pipe installation for the city’s largest wastewater conveyance project.
The Greenville Chamber has published its 2019 Public Policy Agenda, which focuses on subjects such as state pension tax reform, augmenting teachers pay, and engaging Greenville residents to participate in economic growth.
South Carolina ranked No. 13 for its top individual income tax rate, according to a Tax Foundation analysis of 2018 tax numbers that tracked the District of Columbia and the 43 states that levy such taxes.
South Carolina ranked No. 39 in a study of the state’s ability to pay all of its bills, including public employers’ pension benefits, according to a new ranking of the states’ fiscal health by Truth in Accounting (TIA).
With the possibility of President Donald Trump imposing a 25 percent tariff on all vehicles imported from countries other than Mexico and Canada, automobile manufacturers are concerned about how that could affect their U.S. operations.
South Carolina’s juggernaut auto industry is contributing up to $27 billion to the state annually, but the long-term impact of trade policy and the Tax Cut and Jobs Act (TCJA) may put that in jeopardy.
While the instability related to tariffs has many working in the auto industry concerned, Greer Mayor Richard W. Danner is hopeful the tariff skirmish will not develop into a full on trade war.
The South Carolina Ports Authority continues to post records for shipments and expects December to also be a busy month before an eventual slow down over the next several months due to concerns over U.S tariffs.
President Donald Trump's tariffs will have an impact on South Carolina's economic stability, including an effect on the auto industry when they go into effect on Jan. 1.
More South Carolinians might take up the used-car habit—and pay more for it—if the Trump administration's tariffs and ongoing trade war becomes a protracted thing, an official with the state's Chamber of Commerce said during a recent interview.
The Charleston Area Small Business Development Center has added a new office as it extends its coverage area at Berkeley County.
As manufacturers ship goods at a record-breaking pace out of South Carolina, one certainty about a protracted trade war is that consumers could end up feeling the most pain, a state Chamber of Commerce official said during a recent interview.
The South Carolina Ports Authority said it's too early to tell if President Donald Trump's higher tariffs will affect ports in South Carolina.
The Spartanburg City Council has unanimously voted to become the first city in South Carolina to join the Government Alliance on Race and Equity (GARE). The city joins 93 cities in 32 states.