The new General Manager of Atlanta's airport wants to lure more international visitors to the city. Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport is the world's busiest, serving around 95 million passengers every year. But only 10 million or so arrive from foreign destinations.
 
A judge has rejected two water permits issued by Georgia’s Environmental Protection Division for a proposed coal fired power plant in Washington County. Administrative Law Judge Ronit Walker says one permit didn’t follow correct guidelines for...
Employees of Mohawk Industries who sued claiming the carpet manufacturer hired illegal immigrants to keep wages low could be getting settlement checks this fall.
This week brought very good earnings reports for several major Georgia-based companies. And that could have a trickle-down effect in getting the state’s economy moving again.
A German company plans to expand its south Georgia manufacturing plant, creating more jobs. Wilo S-E is investing an additional 2.7 million dollars in the Thomasville location. Currently, 60 people work at the plant testing the company’s pumps...
Coca-Cola Co.'s second-quarter net income climbed 16 percent.
Package delivery giant UPS says its second-quarter earnings are nearly double that of a year ago. The results moved the company to adjust its future earnings forecast.
Protestors rallied at Wachovia-Wells Fargo offices in Atlanta today demanding big banks work with homeowners on refinancing their loans.
The sale of more than 20,000 acres on the coast comes while the resort and land development company seeks to restructure itself. Brunswick's largest employer faces massive debt after pursuing luxury customers just before the recession hit.
Business and civic leaders plan to meet with the airline in an effort to prevent a major blow to the local economy.
Delta Air Lines reversed a second-quarter loss with with what it says is its largest quarterly profit in a decade.