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This Week in Business

This Week in Business

An In-Depth Look at the Latest Business Issues

Friday, Aug 2, 2019 at 04:55 PM EDT

Fed Lowers Interest Rates; Baker Offers $1M for Cape Businesses After Tornado

Fed Lowers Interest Rates; Baker Offers $1M for Cape Businesses After Tornado

The Boston Globe's Shirley Leung talks about the cut in the Fed interest rate and the Boston Fed President's dissent. Plus, the nation's job figures, sharks, tornadoes and taxes and their impact on the Cape...

Friday, Jul 26, 2019 at 01:16 PM EDT

What You Need to Know About the Massachusetts Budget Proposal

What You Need to Know About the Massachusetts Budget Proposal

Massachusetts Taxpayers Foundation president Eileen McAnneny gives us her take—and a grade—on the proposed state budget.

Friday, Jul 26, 2019 at 01:15 PM EDT

Temescal Wellness and the Business of Cannabis in Massachusetts

Temescal Wellness and the Business of Cannabis in Massachusetts

Teb Rebholz, the Founder and CEO of Temescal Wellness, a cannabis company with three Massachusetts locations, joins us to discuss the business, the challenges, and what he hopes to see in the future.

Friday, Jul 26, 2019 at 01:13 PM EDT

Bakers Proposed $18B Transportation Bond Bill; Business Impact of Cape Tornadoes

Bakers Proposed $18B Transportation Bond Bill; Business Impact of Cape Tornadoes

Jon Chesto of The Boston Globe is on the business beat looking at Massachusetts Gov. Charlie Baker's $18 billion Transportation Bond Bill, the business impact of the Cape Cod tornadoes, a record breaking year...

Friday, Jul 19, 2019 at 02:04 PM EDT

Encore Boston Harbor Makes $2M in 1st 8 Days

Encore Boston Harbor Makes $2M in 1st 8 Days

Carolyn Ryan, Boston Chamber SVP talks about casino profits and how they differ between Encore Boston Harbor and MGM Springfield. We also discuss MBTA service issues, state budget delays and a climate change...

Friday, Jul 19, 2019 at 02:02 PM EDT

Tracelink and the Effort to Keep the Drug Supply Chain Safe

Tracelink and the Effort to Keep the Drug Supply Chain Safe

Tracelink CEO, Shabbir Dahod, talks with us about drug supply chain safety and the groundbreaking work his company is doing to keep people safe from tainted drugs and counterfeiting.

Friday, Jul 19, 2019 at 02:01 PM EDT

Delta Aims to Offer 200 Daily Flights From Boston

Delta Aims to Offer 200 Daily Flights From Boston

Janelle Nanos of The Boston Globe discusses Delta's hub in the Hub; Amazon Prime Day results; Boston's 1st license for a recreational pot shop and the Faceapp flap.

Friday, Jul 12, 2019 at 05:11 PM EDT

Calls for Equal Pay for Women's Soccer; Retraining at Amazon

Calls for Equal Pay for Women's Soccer; Retraining at Amazon

Jon Chesto of The Boston Globe and Catherine Carlock of the Boston Business Journal talk about equal pay for women and men who play soccer, the latest from the MBTA, and Amazon's "upskilling" plans.

Friday, Jul 12, 2019 at 05:08 PM EDT

Groundbreaking at Polar Park; Baker Files Ridesharing Bill

Groundbreaking at Polar Park; Baker Files Ridesharing Bill

Jon Chesto of The Boston Globe and Catherine Carlock of the Boston Business Journal weigh in on the groundbreaking and plans for Worcester's Polar Park. They also discuss Partners HealthCare pondering of a mega...

Friday, Jul 12, 2019 at 05:05 PM EDT

Encore's Encore; Millennium Partners Proposes Seaport Campus

Encore's Encore; Millennium Partners Proposes Seaport Campus

Encore's Encore, a new Millennium Partners Plan for Boston's Seaport district, and predictions about the week ahead from Jon Chesto of The Boston Globe and Catherine Carlock of the Boston Business Journal.

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