Article: The puzzling non-profit behind the “World Trade Center” name makes a surprising amount of money
The puzzling non-profit behind the “World Trade Center” name makes a surprising amount of moneyBy Simone Foxman @simonefoxman September 10, 2013 Quartz
Reports surfaced this weekend that the Port Authority of New... Read More »
The storm that hit the Philippines over the weekend has devastated parts of the country. Here are some ways you can help.
The American Red Cross will take your donations online. The... Read More »
Southern California Drug Tunnel Déjà vu – Another Tunnel Leads to Siempre Viva Business Park in Otay Mesa, CA – Nov 2013
GBP Note: We’re going to have to put dates on these drug tunnel articles as the last tunnel was discovered in November of 2011 less than a block away... Read More »
Business Travelers and Chinese Tourists Drive Mexico’s Visitor GrowthPosted on Skift.com
NADJA BRANDT, BLOOMBERGOCT 01, 2013 8:30 AM Mexico’s oceanside resorts and Mayan ruins are luring more visitors from abroad even as... Read More »
Roanoke Natural Food Co-op farm key to building a community within the Roanoke Centre for Industry and Technology business park in Roanoke, Virginia
[GBP Note: This is a fantastic example of how to create a sense of community (and value for tenants) within a business or industrial park. In addition to "greening"... Read More »
China’s Impact on Manufacturing Exports of Other Developing Nations
This paper brings to light the waning strength of China’s labor-intensive export manufacturing and its impact on manufacturing activity in other... Read More »
Hon Hai (Foxconn) to invest 1 billion Brazilian reais (US$494 million) to build a new industrial park next year in Itu City, Sao Paulo, Brazil
Hon Hai to build new factory complex in Brazil Central News Agency 2012-09-19 08:41 PM
Taipei, Sept. 19 (CNA) Taiwan’s Hon Hai Precision Industry Co. said Wednesday it will sign an agreement... Read More »
Doing Business 2012 – A Copublication of The World Bank and the International Finance Corporation – Free Download
Doing Business 2012 is a copublication of The World Bank and the International Finance Corporation. It is the ninth in a series of annual reports investigating the regulations that... Read More »
The following article from FacilitiesNet is a great introduction to the use of commercial photovoltaic systems in a business park, or any other facility for that matter. Building owners... Read More »
A freer flow of cross-border cargo traffic should result in faster transportation times and perhaps even lower costs.
US, Mexico sign cross-border trucking agreementJONATHAN M. KATZ, Associated Press Posted: 07/07/2011 12:36:09... Read More »
Good article in the New York Times describing how large manufacturing plants known as maquiladoras are faring despite violence in Mexico.
For full article click here.
Business highlights of the article... Read More »