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N.H. business loans shoot up under federal bank lending program July 12 2013

N.H. business loans shoot up under federal bank lending program

In the first quarter, the banks collectively lent businesses $817 million – 30 percent more than 2010

Governor signs N.H. business corporation law rewrite June 28 2013

Governor signs N.H. business corporation law rewrite

It’s the first major rewrite in two decades of New Hampshire’s corporation law

Shaheen-backed 504 refinancing loan bill gains in Senate June 28 2013

Shaheen-backed 504 refinancing loan bill gains in Senate

The bill permanently reauthorizes the SBA’s 504 refinancing program, a federal stimulus effort

June 28 2013

N.H. employers get their foreign workers, and the workers get a raise

A dispute over the workers’ prevailing wage led to a court ruling in March that held up visa processing

N.H. wood industry’s renewable energy efforts tangled up in legislative wrangling June 14 2013

N.H. wood industry’s renewable energy efforts tangled up in legislative wrangling

Attempt to change renewable standards finds itself caught in the tug of war over Obamacare

Connecticut gun manufacturer may be eyeing move to New Hampshire June 14 2013

Connecticut gun manufacturer may be eyeing move to New Hampshire

The Granite State is one of the three finalists for the firearms plant

Proposed U.S. budget cuts could add to SBDC pain in New Hampshire June 14 2013

Proposed U.S. budget cuts could add to SBDC pain in New Hampshire

Sequestration has already cut NHSBDC’s funding by 8%

June 14 2013

Judge backs ex-Insurance Department employee in unfair termination suit

Ruling rejects state’s bid to dismiss a suit filed by the state’s former top health policy analyst

Judge backs scrapyard company in suit over Manchester fees May 31 2013

Judge backs scrapyard company in suit over Manchester fees

The ordinance required the firm to pay 50 cents per transaction to the city – an amount that would increase its annual fee from $420 to $45,000

May 31 2013

N.H. House to vote on jobless benefits for startups

Under the bill, would-be entrepreneurs wouldn’t have to show that they are looking for work, but show that they are available for and participating in 'self-employment assistance activities'