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Sundaram-Clayton expected to grow jobs, improve quality of life in Ridgeville

Sundaram-Clayton USA opens its first U.S. manufacturing plant in Ridgeville, creating 100 new jobs in rural Dorchester County. Continue reading

Volvo plans to expand operations in Berkeley ahead of 2nd model

Over the next three years, Volvo Cars expects to hire and train around 2,500 more workers and build onto existing buildings to accommodate a second vehicle. Continue reading

Media and public invited to Dutch Dialogues Charleston Colloquium recap and post-event discussion

Media and public invited to Dutch Dialogues Charleston Colloquium recap and post-event discussion Continue reading

With 18 firms signed on, new plan hopes to improve Charleston-area commutes

The Charleston Regional Development Alliance’s Economic Leadership Council developed an online guide for how employers can cut down on rush-hour traffic by adopting new workplace practices or incentivizing employees to change their commuting choices. Continue reading

Business-led initiative, Reboot the Commute, encourages area employers to help reduce region’s traffic congestion

 Business-led initiative, Reboot the Commute, encourages Charleston area employers to help reduce the region’s traffic congestion. Continue reading

Charleston region’s economic growth among best in US, but there are drawbacks

The Charleston region’s economy has soared to 16th-best in the nation as cargo growth at the port and more than $1.6 billion in automotive industry investments have kept the area humming. Continue reading

Technology Employment Expands its Presence in the South Carolina Workforce

Technology-related employment in South Carolina grew by some 4,000 new jobs in 2018 and the tech sector increased its contribution to the state's economy, according to Cyberstates 2019 Continue reading

Trident Tech’s aeronautics training center nearing completion

Trident Tech’s aeronautics training center will open fall of 2019. Continue reading

S.C. Department of Commerce Office of Innovation and Build Carolina partner on free coding program

S.C. Department of Commerce Office of Innovation and Build Carolina partner on free coding program Continue reading
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