April 15, 2014

The economy in Miami-Dade & Monroe

 

Carnival is tryng to win back consumer confidence.

Southeast Florida is in expansion mode


An in-depth look at the region's economy.

Central Florida gets a boost from SunRail


This story is part
of Florida
's 2014
Economic Yearbook.

Locking up all offenders is not good for Florida


Overcriminalization costs taxpayers, hurts public safety, says Florida TaxWatch.

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Florida's film and entertainment industry


A regional roundup.

Florida Business News

Americans see increase in online information thefts

The number of Americans who say they've had important personal information stolen online is on the rise.

Spirit Airlines is tops in complaints and profits

Two studies out in the past several days show the flying public's complicated relationship with Miramar-based Spirit Airlines.

Facing the challenges of online testing

Having enough high-speed Internet and computers are problems as Florida school districts transition to online testing tied to new math and language arts standards.

Florida's freshwater springs attract vacationers

Florida is most popular for its beaches and theme parks but it has hundreds of freshwater springs too.

Tampa Bay bankers discuss tech, mobile and branches

Fifty percent of those who responded to an American Banker poll nationally said the banking industry is not doing a good job with technological innovation.

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