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Posted: Tuesday, August 23, 2016 4:29 pm BY PBN STAFF PROVIDENCE – The third annual Design Week celebrating the design industry in Rhode Island will be held Sept. 14-25.
Posted: Friday, August 19, 2016 2:30 pm BY PBN STAFF PROVIDENCE – Enterprises ranging from bridge designers to medical technology developers to snow removal services made it onto Providence Business News' 2016 list of the region's fastest-growing companies. Twenty local companies in four categories based on 2015 revenue were named Friday as part of PBN's fifth Fastest-Growing & Innovative Companies recognition program.
By Alex Kuffner Journal Staff Writer Posted Aug. 18, 2016 at 4:52 PM PROVIDENCE -- Construction of the first offshore wind farm in the nation is complete. Crews working for Providence-based developer Deepwater Wind mounted the final blade on the fifth turbine of the Block Island Wind Farm just after 4 p.m. on Thursday.

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Deal would bring total settlements to more than $42 million to date in ongoing 38 Studios litigation Commerce Corporation remains engaged in litigation against other defendants, including First Southwest Company and Curt Schilling The Rhode Island Commerce Corporation announced today it has...
Expanding on a Month of Positive News, Lexington Lighting Group to move from MA to RI; Granite Telecommunications to expand In-State; Lippitt Mill to be revitalized Governor Gina M. Raimondo today announced that the Board of the Rhode Island Commerce Corporation approved the use of economic...
New figures released today indicate that the Rhode Island Commerce Corporation's marketing efforts, in conjunction with the state's tourism regions, are producing positive results. According to data from STR, Inc., a leading global travel-industry monitoring service, shows that hotel room revenue...

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