Sponsored by George Fox University
Home Must Reads

Portland startup scores deal with Massachusetts company

| Print |  Email
Must Reads
Friday, July 11, 2014

TrustID will partner with voice technology maker Nuance Communications.

 

Downtown Hillsboro property owners want to tax themselves

| Print |  Email
Must Reads
Friday, July 11, 2014

The group of property owners want to establish an economic improvement district—an organization to revitalize and promote the downtown area.

 

Ron Wyden hails plan for depleted Highway Trust Fund

| Print |  Email
Must Reads
Friday, July 11, 2014

Sen. Wyden reached a bipartisan agreement with Utah Sen. Orrin Hatch to shore up the transportation fund.

 

Portland affordable housing project receives grant

| Print |  Email
Must Reads
Friday, July 11, 2014

The non-profit Habitat for Humanity Portland/Metro East was awarded a $300,000 grant.

 

Adidas introduces fitness wrist device

| Print |  Email
Must Reads
Thursday, July 10, 2014

The company's fitness wristband — FIT SMART — has a built-in heart rate monitor.

 

Generic drug settlement brings funds to Oregon

| Print |  Email
Must Reads
Thursday, July 10, 2014

A $2.3 million settlement has been reached regarding generic drugs made in India.

 

Oregon could loan $110M to feds for transportation funding

| Print |  Email
Must Reads
Thursday, July 10, 2014

If Congress fails to find money for the Highway Trust Fund, state transportation officials estimate they'll be forced to float the federal government $50 million to $110 million.

 
<< Start < Prev 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 Next > End >>

Page 9 of 654

More Articles

Understanding Oregon medical marijuana dispensary tenants

News
Friday, June 13, 2014
061314 thumb grassrentBY CLIFF HOCKLEY | OB GUEST BLOGGER

This article summarizes the key considerations a building owner must keep in mind when thinking about leasing to a medical marijuana dispensary.


Read more...

Risks & rewards of owning triple net investments

Contributed Blogs
Thursday, July 24, 2014
NNNinvestmentBY CLIFF HOCKLEY | OB GUEST CONTRIBUTOR

With the increasing retirements of Baby Boomers, a massive real estate shift has created a significant increase in demand for NNN properties. The result? Increased demand has triggered higher prices and lower yields.


Read more...

Q&A: David Lively of Organically Grown Co.

News
Tuesday, July 01, 2014
OGCLogoBY HANNAH WALLACE | OB BLOGGER

Demand for organic food continues to soar: Last year, sales of organic food rose to $32.3 billion — up 10% from 2012. In Oregon, organic produce wholesaler Organically Grown Co. has been championing organic growing methods for four decades.


Read more...

Oregon Business wins awards

News
Monday, June 30, 2014

ASBPEOregon Business magazine won two silver awards for excellence in writing in the National American Society of Business Publication Editors Western region competition.


Read more...

Attack of the Robin Sages

Contributed Blogs
Monday, July 07, 2014
070714 thumb linkedinfakesBY TOM COX | OB BLOGGER

Named after the 2010 experiment by Thomas Ryan, "Robin Sages" are fake social media profiles designed to encourage linking and divulging valuable information.


Read more...

Blips and trends in the housing market

News
Thursday, June 26, 2014
062614 thumb realestateBY ERIC FRUTS | OB BLOGGER

Last year, the housing market in Oregon—and the U.S. as a whole—was blasting off. The Case-Shiller index of home prices ended the year 13% higher than at the beginning of the year. But, was last year a blip, or a trend?


Read more...

The global challenge

News
Friday, June 27, 2014
062714 thumb globalmarketBY JASON NORRIS | OB BLOGGER

Over the last several months we have seen a wave of cross-border acquisitions, primarily U.S.-based companies looking to purchase non-U.S.-based companies. There are a few reasons for this, but the main culprit is the U.S. corporate tax system. The United States has one of the highest corporate tax rates in the world.


Read more...
Oregon Business magazinetitle-sponsored-links-02
SPONSORED LINKS