Incentives given to new companies to come to North Carolina
Big job relocation announcements often come with big incentives packages. The state of North Carolina typically offers tax rebates worth millions of dollars to companies that move here, usually with a smaller matching amount from local governments
Employers across Charlotte, like elsewhere in the U.S., are struggling to find enough workers, as the unemployment rate falls. Jason Tebben, co-owner of Pineville-based landscaper Arborscapes, is one of those employers.
Half of the top 10 nonprofit pay packages in the Triangle belong to Duke University officials, with coach Mike Krzyzewski leading the way, according to a review of tax return data by The Charlotte Observer and The News & Observer.
Former UNC President C.D. Spangler Jr. has died, the university system announced Monday. He was 86. The Charlotte businessman and billionaire led the public university system in North Carolina for 11 years, from 1986 to 1997. (No Audio)
The new Concourse A extension at Charlotte Douglas International Airport is opening this month. The almost 230,000-square-foot nine-gate addition will house airlines United, Southwest, JetBlue, Frontier and Air Canada.