April 23, 2018
Florida Business News

Florida unemployment stays low - holding at 3.9 percent

In March, for the sixth straight month, the state’s jobless rate was 3.9 percent. Florida added 13,800 jobs over the month.

Orlando hotels mark robust March with 89.2 occupancy rate

The occupancy rate for Orlando hotels was 89.2 percent in March, the highest level in at least six years.

Air Force: 'Future is very bright' for Cape Canaveral launches

Air Force officials are confident that the Space Coast will be home to a bright future thanks to its role as one of the most active spaceports in world.

Harris Corporation hosts virtual sailing battle between Florida and New Jersey, as students hone STEM skills

A group of Florida high school students beat a New Jersey group in a virtual sailing competition at Harris Corporation headquarters on the Space Coast.

Opinion: Gambling with taxpayer money and losing -- Florida's business incentives program

The state of Florida has spent $3.6 billion of taxpayer money in a 16-year gamble to urge businesses to relocate to or expand in the state.

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Celebrity Edge, where dining really is on the edge

Le Petit Chef, a tiny animated chef who creates a whimsical dessert, is a key ingredient in what Celebrity Cruises calls an immersive fusion of entertainment and dining on its newest ship, Celebrity Edge, debuting in Fort Lauderdale.

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