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Published Friday, April 15, 2016
The U.S. Department of Defense has awarded Pratt & Whitney a contract valued at approximately $1.4 billion for the production of the ninth lot of F135 propulsion systems powering the F-35 Lightning II. The ninth low rate initial production (LRIP) contract covers 66 total production engines, including spare engines, spare modules, and spare parts for the more»
Published Friday, April 15, 2016

CareerSource Palm Beach County announced today that the county’s unemployment rate for March 2016 is 4.5 percent – matching February’s rate and falling 0.3 percentage points compared to a year ago. The March rate also fell below both the state (for 29 consecutive months) and the national rate (for 30 consecutive months).

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Published Friday, April 8, 2016

The Business Development Board of Palm Beach County (BDB), in cooperation with Palm Beach County and the Town of Mangonia Park, is pleased to announce that Ramatex International, a company that specializes in the manufacturing and distribution of high-quality, environmentally friendly garments, blankets and other textile products will locate to Palm Beach County.

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Published Monday, March 28, 2016

Palm Beach County is home to 84 life sciences businesses, but more work is needed to build a thriving economic sector in the region, according to a study released Monday.

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Published Thursday, March 24, 2016

The Palm Beach International Boat Show wrapped up on Sunday, March 20 with crowds continuing to flow through the show until the very end.

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Published Friday, March 18, 2016

A panel of four site selectors gave a positive endorsement of Palm Beach County as a place to do business during the Business Development Board’s Upper Level breakfast on March 18.

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Published Monday, March 14, 2016

The Business Development Board of Palm Beach County (BDB) is pleased to announce that CEL Aerospace has opened an office in Palm Beach County.

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Published Thursday, March 10, 2016

Florida lawmakers were "prudent" in rejecting Gov. Rick Scott's request for $250 million in economic incentives last month, says a new report by a Washington D.C. non-profit that tracks public spending for jobs creation.

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