Development News | March 15, 2016
11th-Annual CiCi Award Recipients Announced by Trade & Industry Development   

11th-Annual CiCi Awards' Capital Investments Exceed 13 Billion Dollars, New Jobs Top 28,000. More>>

Article | March 14, 2016
2016 CiCi Awards Community Impact Category   

The Community Impact category of the 2016 CiCi Awards highlight 15 companies whose annoucements in 2015 will be tranformative to locations. More>>

Article | March 14, 2016
The 2016 CiCi Awards - Corporate Investment & Community Impact Awards   

Trade & Industry Development recognizes the most noteworthy economic development projects announced during 2015. More>>

Article | March 11, 2016
2016 CiCi Awards Corporate Investment Category   

The 2016 CiCi Corporate Investment category will impress you with the whopping amount of money being poured into local economies. More>>

Development News | March 10, 2016
LA: Entergy Kicks Off Construction of Lake Charles Transmission Project   

One of the largest single transmission projects in Entergy's history, a $159M project, launched in Lake Charles, Louisiana. More>>

Development News | February 17, 2016
LA: Shell Chemical Breaks Ground on $717M Alpha Olefins Project    

In Ascension Parish, $717 million project will create world’s largest single-site production of alpha olefins. More>>

Agency | February 15, 2016
Ascension Economic Development Corporation   


Development News | February 11, 2016
LA: ExpressJet Airlines to Expand in Shreveport, Add 35 Jobs, Retain 250   

ExpressJet maintains a fleet of more 300+ jet aircraft, operating as Delta Connection, American Eagle and United Express. More>>

Development News | January 6, 2016
LA: BlueLine Associates to Open New Software Development Office in Baton Rouge   

BlueLine’s Baton Rouge office will result in 67 new direct and indirect jobs for Louisiana’s Capital Region. More>>

Development News | December 18, 2015
LA: Axiall, Lotte to Invest $3B in Chemical Project; 2,100 Total Jobs   

Through joint venture, Axiall Corp. and Lotte Chemical Corp. to make combined $3B investment in 2 new chemical mfg plants in Lake Charles. More>>