Michigan Business

A picture taken on June 29, 2015 in Lille shows Drachma bills, Greece's former currency, next to euro bills and coins. The European single currency briefly dropped below $1.1 today as investors grow concerned Greece is headed for a debt default and a possible eurozone exit. AFP PHOTO / DENIS CHARLET        (Photo credit should read DENIS CHARLET/AFP/Getty Images)

Greece’s Crippling Debt Could Mean Trouble For Some Michigan Businesses

If Greece defaults the fear is that it will negatively impact the stability of the European Economic Community (EEC) and that will slow the economy — struggling to come out of the recession.

CBS Detroit–06/29/2015


Michigan Regional Unemployment Rates For November

The numbers are out for Michigan’s major labor market areas … seasonally unadjusted jobless rates for October and November.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/30/2014

Faygo soda pop. (Faygo.com)

Faygo Banking On Gold For New Soda Flavor

Michigan’s favorite soda pop is giving it’s fans a chance to win gold this Saint Patrick’s day weekend.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/16/2013

Gov. Rick Snyder. (File. Getty Images/Alex Wong)

Governor Addresses China Trade Trip On WWJ

Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder is in China this week on a mission to promote trade, tourism and cultural exchanges between Michigan and China.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/25/2012

Weird Spring Weather Impacting Michigan Apple Crop

A warmer-than-normal March followed by some below freezing nights will impact the number of apples available for self-picking at some orchards across the state.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/12/2012


“Right-To-Work” Supporters Challenged By UAW And Other Unions

Nearly 18 percent of the state’s workers belong to a union. Michigan has the fifth-highest percentage of unionized workers in the U.S.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/06/2012

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Export-Import Bank Sees Great Lakes State As Prime Area For Business

Fred Hochberg, Chairman of the Export-Import Bank of the United States, says the Great Lakes state is in a prime position to export a variety of goods overseas.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/19/2011

Business Leaders Optimistic On State’s Economic Recovery

A survey of Michigan Business Leaders find them optimistic about the state’s long-term economic recovery.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/22/2011

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Winter Storm May Cost Michigan $250 Million

Despite the complaints that the snow storm was overhyped, one firm is estimating that it cost Michigan more than a quarter of a billion dollars.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/03/2011