Business & Economics

Trends in health care and earthquake safety requirements continue to fuel the hospital boom. more

Dec 11, 2017 12:59 PM Business & Economics

We spotlight eight business leaders who give back to the community in major ways. more

Nov 29, 2017 11:45 AM Business & Economics

When planning holiday parties, companies are looking for intimate, interactive spaces. Here are some that fit the bill. more

Nov 1, 2017 10:34 AM Business & Economics

The eclectic retailer — once universally praised for providing a unique shopping experience — is facing financial pressures and closing stores. more

Sep 26, 2017 9:39 AM Business & Economics

We identify the companies that are driving the San Diego economy into the future through their fiscal impact, influence and other factors. more

Sep 14, 2017 1:28 PM Business & Economics

Like every other major city, San Diego would love to be home to the new Amazon headquarters. Did losing the Chargers open a door? more

Sep 8, 2017 3:17 PM Business & Economics

The Carlsbad-based golf industry leader has purchased an apparel company, broadening its offerings. more

Aug 4, 2017 10:12 AM Business & Economics

Being a boss is not easy. Sometimes you have to crack the whip, after all. But which local leaders have the most likable qualities? Here's a list. more

Jul 31, 2017 8:48 AM Business & Economics

The region is among the nation's leaders in the growing field, according to a recent economic study. more

Jul 7, 2017 3:25 PM Business & Economics

State Route 78 doesn't just move traffic. It help move the local economy forward, thanks to the many tech companies that have sprouted along the Corridor. more

Jun 23, 2017 2:27 PM Business & Economics

A number of ambitious mixed-use projects are ongoing, with proponents saying they are better for the community. They offer more benefits. more

Jun 23, 2017 2:16 PM Business & Economics

Active lifestyle firms can gain valuable expertise from the San Diego Sport Innovators Springboard program, which is now accepting applications. more

Jun 16, 2017 9:51 AM Business & Economics

The Main Street Alliance is working to create more healthy communities where everyone thrives. That means supporting such controversial measures as minimum wage hikes and affordable health care. more

Jun 13, 2017 12:05 PM Business & Economics

Uqora, which battles urinary-tract infections, wins the pitch contest and earns chance to compete in SBA InnovateHER finals. more

Jun 2, 2017 2:42 PM Business & Economics



The marine park unveiled its latest attraction, Ocean Explorer, which is part of its move away from animal performance shows towards rides and educational exhibits. more

May 26, 2017 10:41 AM Business & Economics

While minimum-wage increases are being celebrated as a win for working class San Diegans, they could take a toll on youth employment. more

May 16, 2017 2:06 PM Business & Economics 1 Comments

In a healthy economy, people like to travel. And that's likely good news for the San Diego hotel industry in 2017. RAR Hospitality, in an annual report, predicts the year should be a solid one. more

Apr 4, 2017 3:19 PM Business & Economics

Smaller institutions feel they've been hit with too many regulations since the financial meltdown, even though they claim they had no hand in the mess. They simply don't have the staff to handle all the new compliances, they say. more

Apr 4, 2017 11:08 AM Business & Economics


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The San Diego-Tijuana region is big on collaboration, with many businesses operating on both sides of the border. But some fear momentum will be lost if trade barriers are put in place. Already, some businesses are placing expansions plans on hold. more

Feb 22, 2017 8:58 AM Business & Economics

The feds are cracking down on poor performing law schools, and Thomas Jefferson School of Law might end up in their crosshairs. The East Village-based law school is reporting poor bar passage and employment rates. And student debt is high. more

Feb 21, 2017 2:50 PM Business & Economics