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PCC class helps small businesses export

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Friday, August 31, 2012

Portland Community College's Small Business Development Center wants to help more small Oregon businesses enter the export market.

 

Business owners concerned about Oregon economy

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Friday, August 31, 2012

The latest state economic forecast made many Oregon business owners wary with its indication that the economy may be worsening.

 

30-year mortgage falls to 3.59 percent

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Friday, August 31, 2012

Average U.S. rates on fixed mortgages fell to just slightly above record lows, contributing to the current modest housing recovery.

 

American Airlines, US Airways nearing merger

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Friday, August 31, 2012

American Airlines and US Airways are getting closer to a potential merger.

 

Lenders refuse to participate in mediation program

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Thursday, August 30, 2012

Private Oregon mortgage servicers have refused to participate in the state's new foreclosure mediation program.

 

Largest solar array under construction

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Thursday, August 30, 2012

Oregon's largest solar array is under construction in Lake County. The 16-acre array is known as Outback.

 

Oregon gas consumption hits 50-year low

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Thursday, August 30, 2012

Gasoline consumption in Oregon and Washington fell to its lowest point in 50 years and is poised to drop even further this year.

 
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