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President Donald Trump spent his first week making good on even his most controversial campaign promises when it comes to immigration, leaving business leaders questioning what comes next and what it could mean for the U.S. economy. more
Single-family home sales in Rhode Island climbed nearly 21 percent in 2016 compared with 2015, The Warren Group said Tuesday. more
U.S. employment costs climbed less than forecast in the fourth quarter, reflecting steady wage growth and the smallest advance in benefits in more than a year. more
Although Rhode Island’s financial services industry accounted for 4.2 percent of direct employment in 2015, the industry contributed 9 percent of the state’s gross domestic product, ranking 8th most in the country. more
Passenger traffic was 2.4 percent higher in 2016 compared with 2015 at T.F. Green Airport, the R.I. Airport Corp. said Monday. more
(Updated, 4:50 p.m., Jan. 31) A New York-based real estate management company has purchased 12 medical office buildings in Providence, at a combined purchase price of $60 million, according to a company statement. more
In a statement released Monday, the Rhode Island Manufacturers Association said Dave Chenevert, the organization’s acting executive director, took over as executive director effective Jan. 1. more
Rhode Island was among the top 10 states for home price appreciation in November, Black Knight Financial Services said Monday. more
Walgreens Boots Alliance Inc. and Rite Aid Corp.’s giant drugstore merger got smaller Monday after the companies, facing roadblocks from antitrust regulators, cut the value of the deal by at least $2 billion and said they may divest more stores to gain approval. more
For the third week in a row, gasoline prices fell in Rhode Island and Massachusetts, AAA Northeast said Monday. more
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