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News Georgia » Economy: UPDATE 1-Georgia's BGEO full-year profit rises ahead of business split

News channel or source: https://www.reuters.com/article/bgeo-group-results/update-1-georgias-bgeo-full-year-profit-rises-ahead-of-business-split-idUSL4N1Q61BM?feedType=RSS&virtualBrandChannel=11563
Publication date: hursday 15 February 2018

Feb 16 (Reuters) - Georgia’s BGEO Group Plc, which is planning to split its banking and investment businesses, reported an 8.1 percent rise in full-year profit as both the businesses performed well in a growing economy. The Tbilisi-based bank ...

News Georgia » Economy: ‘Black Panther’ an $84M economic impact blockbuster for Georgia

News channel or source: http://www.staradvertiser.com/2018/02/15/nyt/black-panther-an-84m-economic-impact-blockbuster-for-georgia/
Publication date: hursday 15 February 2018

ATLANTA >> After months of critical accolades, headlines over record-setting early ticket sales, and talk that this is the Marvel movie to beat, the world is waiting to see just how much cash “Black Panther” will pull in this weekend when it hits movie ...

News Georgia » Economy: Georgia Senate OKs mid-year budget

News channel or source: https://www.bizjournals.com/atlanta/news/2018/02/15/georgia-senate-oks-mid-year-budget.html
Publication date: hursday 15 February 2018

The Senate supported Gov. Nathan Deal's request for $25.2 million to extend the runways at 11 regional airports across Georgia. Nine are in rural communities that need help attracting economic growth. Senators also added $10 million requested by the ...

News Georgia » Economy: Georgia Lands Corvaglia Group's First U.S. Manufacturing Facility

News channel or source: https://businessfacilities.com/2018/02/newnan-georgia-lands-corvaglia-groups-first-u-s-manufacturing-facility/
Publication date: uesday 13 February 2018

“Our economic development successes are based on strong partnerships, and corvaglia’s decision to build a facility in Newnan is a result of these efforts,” said Georgia Department of Economic Development (GDEcD) Commissioner Pat Wilson. “Our ...

News Georgia » Economy: ‘Black Panther’ Generates $89.3 Million For Georgia Economy

News channel or source: http://deadline.com/2018/02/black-panther-marvel-studios-georgia-atlanta-economy-1202281118/
Publication date: Wednesday 07 February 2018

The event was a community screening of the highly-anticipated superhero pic for film’s local crew. Rivkin also pointed out that the film contributed over $26.5 million in wages to more than 3,100 workers across Georgia. Emceed by Georgia Attorney General ...

News Georgia » Economy: How much are Georgia’s trees worth? Try $67 billion

News channel or source: http://savannahnow.com/news/2018-02-16/how-much-are-georgia-s-trees-worth-try-67-billion
Publication date: Saturday 17 February 2018

Its answer for Georgia is $67.3 billion, the third highest total after ... “The idea of the report is to start initiating a conversation about the economic value produced while standing. The next step is how to create alternate economic models for ...

News Georgia » Economy: Black Panther Generated More Than $80 Million For Georgia’s Economy

News channel or source: https://screenrant.com/black-panther-atlanta-filming-economy/
Publication date: Wednesday 07 February 2018

Deadline reports that during a recent early screening for crew members who worked tirelessly on Black Panther, Charles Rivkin revealed that making the film in Georgia generated its economy $83.9 million. He also thanked the locals who helped not just ...

News Georgia » Economy: 'Adios Amazon': Tech Giant Sparks Georgia Capitol Debate

News channel or source: https://www.usnews.com/news/best-states/georgia/articles/2018-02-13/adios-amazon-tech-giant-sparks-georgia-capitol-debate
Publication date: uesday 13 February 2018

But Republican House Speaker David Ralston told WABE Radio that he was interested in "growing economic opportunity for every part of Georgia" and that legislation such as the "religious liberties" bill didn't fit into that plan. "To the extent that any debate

News Georgia » Economy: Blank Panther is making Georgia money hand over fist

News channel or source: https://fansided.com/2018/02/08/blank-panther-boosts-georgia-economy-89-3-million/
Publication date: hursday 08 February 2018

The latest addition to the Marvel Cinematic Universe is going to do more than just bring in big bucks at the box office, however, as the film has generated over $89.3 million to the Georgia economy, according to Deadline. At a community screening of Black ...