Incentives http://wfae.org en Merger Means Charlotte Will Share Chiquita With Dublin http://wfae.org/post/merger-means-charlotte-will-share-chiquita-dublin <p>Chiquita's merger with an Irish produce company will have a minimal impact on the number of jobs the banana giant keeps in Charlotte. The company currently employs about 300 people at its headquarters in uptown.</p><p> Mon, 10 Mar 2014 19:59:46 +0000 Michael Tomsic 46621 at http://wfae.org Merger Means Charlotte Will Share Chiquita With Dublin Lt. Gov. Makes Bid For Hannity http://wfae.org/post/lt-gov-makes-bid-hannity <p>Usually it’s industries and companies that state politicians want to lure to North Carolina, but Lt. Governor Dan Forest is trying to lure conservative talk radio host Sean Hannity.</p><p></p><p> Wed, 29 Jan 2014 14:01:31 +0000 Ben Bradford 43916 at http://wfae.org Improving Economy In Lincoln County Means Less State Money To Lure New Companies http://wfae.org/post/improving-economy-lincoln-county-means-less-state-money-lure-new-companies <p>Lincoln County’s economy is improving. Unemployment is down and incomes are up. But, that prosperity also means less state money can go toward luring new jobs.&nbsp;WFAE’s&nbsp;Duncan&nbsp;McFadyen&nbsp;explains.</p><p> Thu, 12 Dec 2013 16:39:31 +0000 Duncan McFadyen 40950 at http://wfae.org Improving Economy In Lincoln County Means Less State Money To Lure New Companies Carolinas, Other States To Boeing: Oh Oh, Pick Me! http://wfae.org/post/carolinas-other-states-boeing-oh-oh-pick-me <p>“We've got just what you need.”</p><p>That's basically what Boeing is hearing this week from leaders in the Carolinas, Missouri, California and about a dozen other places. They're submitting bids to build Boeing's new 777X airplanes - and win the thousands of jobs and millions of dollars in investment that come with them.</p><p> Thu, 12 Dec 2013 14:45:48 +0000 Michael Tomsic 40978 at http://wfae.org Carolinas, Other States To Boeing: Oh Oh, Pick Me!