Industry News | September 7, 2021
AK: Fed, State, Local Officials at Groundbreaking to Revitalize Alaskan Port   

Federal, state and local officials attended a groundbreaking recently marking the start of a NOAA project to revitalize the agency’s port facility... More>>

Development News | May 24, 2018
U.S.: United Technologies to Hire 35,000, Invest $15B over Next Five Years   

Co. to inject additional $75B in U.S. communities through local procurement of products & services, adding to U.S. employment opportunities. More>>

Development News | April 3, 2017
US: Mars Chocolate North America to Invest $70M, Create 250 Jobs Across the Country    

Latest announcement builds on more than $1B in American manufacturing investments from Mars, Incorporated over the past five years. More>>

Development News | January 17, 2017
U.S.: Walmart to Invest $6.8B for Economic Development, 34,000 New Jobs   

Largest private employer of nearly 1.5M in the U.S. plans to invest billions, create American jobs, invest in local communities across U.S. More>>

Industry News | March 26, 2015
Competition for New Textiles-Focused Mfg Innovation Institute   

The President launched the 9th mfg hub competition & measures to strengthen the small manufacturers that power America’s supply chains. More>>

Industry News | January 2, 2014
FAA Selects Six Sites for Unmanned Aircraft Research   

After a rigorous 10-month selection process involving 25 proposals from 24 states, the FAA has chosen six UAS research, test site operators. More>>

Industry News | October 11, 2013
Anchorage EDC Receives Excellence in Economic Development from IEDC   

Anchorage Econ. Dev. Corp. received a Gold Excellence in Economic Development Award for its 2012 Hackathon in Special Events category. More>>

Plastics Industry Geography Could be Shifting
Article | October 31, 2012
Plastics Industry Geography Could be Shifting   

Find out what the future holds for the plastics industry, and why the United States will be at the heart of plastics innovation. More>>

Industry News | August 10, 2012
$9M Investment in Rural Communities to Foster Job Creation and Innovation   

Winners of Rural Jobs and Innovation Accelerator Challenge to strengthen regional industry clusters, rural economies in 12 states. More>>

Development News | July 8, 2009
Film Incentives Promising for Local Economy   

FILM INCENTIVES PROMISING FOR LOCAL ECONOMY A new statewide incentive program to entice the film industry to Alaska took effect earlier this month.... More>>