February 15, 2010 11:25 pm
Tuesday AM February 16th, 2010
A task force plans to remain in place to help find new projects for BAE Systems in Sealy. That's after last week's decision by the U.S. Army to keep in place its award to a Wisconsin-based company of a contract for building its family of medium tactical vehicles, as Ed Mayberry reports.
February 15, 2010 10:00 pm
Monday PM February 15th, 2010
State agency budget cut recommendations due today…Continental Airlines makes plans for expected wintry weather at New York hub…Gasoline prices fall another few cents…
February 15, 2010 6:44 am
Monday AM February 15th, 2010
More than $225 million in health care and training grants have been announced by the Department of Labor. Ed Mayberry reports.
February 12, 2010 10:25 pm
Friday PM February 12th, 2010
Retail sales up slightly; business inventories trimmed…Northeast snow storms affect air travel nationwide…Texas sales tax collections continue their slide…
February 12, 2010 6:53 am
Friday AM February 12th, 2010
The makers of computer monitoring software have launched office and network monitoring. Ed Mayberry reports.
February 11, 2010 9:13 pm
Thursday PM February 11th, 2010
Number of newly laid-off workers seeking unemployment benefits falls…Home prices up in many markets during fourth quarter…Retail gasoline prices in Texas slipped for fourth straight week…
February 11, 2010 6:29 am
Thursday AM February 11th, 2010
A new financial opportunity center is opening in the near northside, helping with one-one-one financial counseling and coaching, financial workshops and employment services. Ed Mayberry reports.
February 10, 2010 9:24 pm
Wednesday PM February 10th, 2010
Honda announces recall over airbags; Toyota continues sticking accelerator repairs… Retail sales rise for third month in a row, mostly due to higher fuel costs…HISD considers dropping higher pay for teachers with advanced degrees…
February 10, 2010 10:00 am
Wednesday AM February 10th, 2010
A Houston conference brings experts together for a combined engineering and medical approach to nanotechnology. Ed Mayberry reports.
February 9, 2010 9:06 pm
Tuesday PM February 9th, 2010
Allstate plans $11.6 million call center in San Antonio…Labor Department says more laid-ff workers competing for fewer jobs…Toyota recalling 130,000 Prius 15,000 Lexus vehicles to fix brake problem…
February 9, 2010 10:00 am
Tuesday AM February 9th, 2010
The Norwegian Consulate recently moved into new facilities on west Dallas, next door to its "Innovation Norway" business incubator. Ed Mayberry reports.
February 8, 2010 10:13 pm
Monday PM February 8th, 2010
Reports indicate Toyota plans Prius hybrid recall…Retail price of gasoline continues drop…Magazine circulation numbers continue falling…
February 8, 2010 4:34 am
Monday AM February 8th, 2010
The Labor Department says the January jobless rate fell from to 9.7 percent from ten percent in December. One hiring firm says we're definitely headed toward a job market recovery.
February 5, 2010 10:31 pm
Friday PM February 5th, 2010
Unemployment rate drops from ten to 9.7 percent…Americans borrow less for 11th consecutive month…Former White House Press Secretary organizes round-robin mentoring event for young women professionals in Houston…
February 4, 2010 11:41 pm
Friday AM February 5th, 2010
According to the Bay Area Houston Economic Partnership, the Clear Lake area may lose between 2,200 to 2,500 jobs with the proposed cancellation of the Constellation program. Ed Mayberry reports.
February 4, 2010 10:02 pm
Thursday PM February 4th, 2010
Initial claims for jobless benefits rises for fourth time in past five weeks…ConocoPhillips CEO to meet with Norway’s King Harald V…Toyota dealers begin repairing defective gas pedals…
February 4, 2010 6:34 am
Thursday AM February 4th, 2010
The fourth annual International Business Economic forum is a chance for smaller companies to make themselves known to larger corporations in the northwest Houston area. Ed Mayberry reports.
February 3, 2010 9:51 pm
Wednesday PM February 3rd, 2010
Transportation Secretary urges Toyota owners to get sticking gas pedals repaired at dealerships...Gasoline futures jump after government reports surprise drop in supply...Texas Emerging Technology Fund awards $3.5 million grant to University of Houston's Texas Center for Superconductivity...
February 3, 2010 6:00 am
Wednesday AM 3rd, 2010
High school students today show how they would respond to an energy crisis, as part of a simulation organized by the world affairs council. Ed Mayberry reports.
February 2, 2010 9:10 pm
Tuesday PM February 2nd, 2010
Unemployment rises in 306 or 372 metro areas…Bipartisan support noted for tax credits to employers that add workers…Parts to repair sticky Toyota gas pedals begin to arrive…
February 2, 2010 6:28 am
Tuesday AM February 2nd, 2009
With employees bearing heavier workloads, there's no room for poor performers. That means the pressure is to minimize hiring errors, as Ed Mayberry reports.
February 1, 2010 9:25 pm
Monday PM February 1st, 2010
President Obama’s $3.83 trillion budget proposal could affect NASA, oil exploration…Manufacturing activity grows for sixth straight month…Toyota expects dealers to have gas pedal repair parts in hand this week…
January 31, 2010 11:00 pm
Monday AM February 1st, 2010
With traditional means of equity and debt financing less readily available, Shariah-compliant funding is an alternative to traditional banking for multinational corporations. Ed Mayberry talked with the Lord Mayor of London, who says the UK is becoming a leading center for Islamic financing.
January 29, 2010 10:05 pm
Friday PM January 29th, 2010
Commerce Department reports brisk 5.7 percent economic growth rate; wages and benefits post modest fourth-quarter gain…Toyota find fix for sticking accelerator pedals…Electronic waste recycling event set for Saturday at HCC Northline…
January 29, 2010 6:36 am
Friday AM January 29th, 2010
A Robert Half International survey reveals that almost half of workers say they plan to change careers, jobs or industries when the economy recovers. When leaving a job, there are rules for exiting like a pro. Ed Mayberry reports.
January 28, 2010 10:10 pm
Thursday PM January 27th, 2010
Job market remains weak, according to last Labor Department figures…Senate approves $1.9 trillion debt increase…Power plants operators say their computer networks have been infiltrated…
January 28, 2010 1:24 am
Thursday AM January 28th, 2010
The Recovery Act includes expansion of green technologies, and that's benefiting the solar power industry. A New York firm is launching a solar installer franchise program in Houston and other Texas cities. Ed Mayberry reports.
January 27, 2010 11:24 pm
Wednesday PM January 27th, 2010
Toyota recall limits dealership sales…Sales of new homes falls 7.6 percent…Air tests reveal two Texas natural gas sites with “extremely high” levels of cancer-causing benzene…
January 27, 2010 10:00 am
Wednesday AM January 27th, 2010
The sharp contraction experienced by the Texas oil and gas economy is beginning to ease, according to the latest Texas Petro Index. Ed Mayberry reports.
January 26, 2010 10:05 pm
Tuesday PM January 26th, 2010
Consumer confidence rises higher than predicted…Home prices rise slightly for sixth straight month…Retail group predicts moderate rise in sales this year, after last year’s decline…