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This Week in Business

This Week in Business

An In-Depth Look at the Latest Business Issues

Friday, Nov 15, 2019 at 02:22 PM EST

Mass. Houses Ban on Flavored Tobacco; Friendly's Owner Files for Bankruptcy

Mass. Houses Ban on Flavored Tobacco; Friendly's Owner Files for Bankruptcy

Jon Chesto of The Boston Globe joins us to talk about the flavored tobacco ban, DACA impact in Massachusetts, MIT's huge gift, Friendly's owner filing for bankruptcy and big changes at Smith and Wesson.

Friday, Nov 8, 2019 at 01:59 PM EST

Expansion Plan for Boston Convention and Exhibition Center

Expansion Plan for Boston Convention and Exhibition Center

Massachusetts Convention Center Authority Executive Director David Gibbons talks about plans to expand the Boston Convention and Exhibition Center in the Seaport and sell the Hynes in the Back Bay to pay for it....

Friday, Nov 8, 2019 at 02:00 PM EST

Vaping Ban to End for Medical Marijuana Patients; Amazon Expands to Westborough

Vaping Ban to End for Medical Marijuana Patients; Amazon Expands to Westborough

Shirley Leung of The Boston Globe and Doug Banks, Boston Business Journal Editor, talk about Massachusetts' vaping policy, gas tax proposals, and Amazon's plan to bring a robotics facility to Westborough. We may...

Friday, Nov 8, 2019 at 01:59 PM EST

Women in Positions of Power; Encore and MGM Springfield Revenues

Women in Positions of Power; Encore and MGM Springfield Revenues

Shirley Leung of The Boston Globe and Doug Banks, Boston Business Journal Editor, weigh in on the annual census of women in positions of power in the top public companies in Massachusetts. They also discuss how...

Friday, Nov 1, 2019 at 01:51 PM EDT

Business Community Tackles Transportation Issues in Bay State

Business Community Tackles Transportation Issues in Bay State

Greater Boston Chamber of Commerce CEO Jim Rooney joins us to talk about the business community's ideas to fix transportation troubles in Massachusetts, including an increase in the gas tax.

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