FACT SHEET: Biden-Harris Administration Advances Equity And Economic Opportunity Through Federal Procurement And State And Local Infrastructure Contracting

Dayana Jones

Administration Announces Record Contract Spending on Small Disadvantaged Businesses and New Steps to Create Contracting Opportunities for Disadvantaged Businesses through the Bipartisan Infrastructure Law  The Federal Government is the largest consumer of goods and services in the world, spending roughly $600 billion each year. Thanks to President Biden’s Bipartisan Infrastructure […]

Want to open a business in Sturtevant? There are new finance options available | Local News

Dayana Jones

Journal Times staff STURTEVANT — To help encourage business improvement, retention and attraction, the Village of Sturtevant created a new program with favorable loan terms: little-to-no equity requirement, low interest and principal deferrals. The program also allocates funding for grants aimed at assisting business and property owners with their expansion […]

CHOGM: Local women entrepreneurs optimistic over potential business opportunities | The New Times

Dayana Jones

Gender equality and women’s empowerment are one of the fundamental principles of the Commonwealth.  The Commonwealth priorities for Gender Equality 2017-2020 and beyond were endorsed by Women’s Affairs Ministers at their 11th meeting, hosted by the Government of Samoa in September 2016.   They provide a template for action for the four years and beyond, […]