The Drive Clean Rebate Program Helps New Yorkers Drive Cleaner Cars and Reduces Upfront Costs  $2.7 Million Awarded in Grants for 49 Municipal Projects to Fund Zero-Emission Vehicles and Chargers, Helping to Reduce Emissions  Governor Kathy Hochul today announced more than $12 million added to the Drive Clean Rebate program to help consumersContinue Reading

42 Organizations to Receive Funding for Workforce Development Awards Will Fund In-Demand Skills Training for More Than 2,550 New Yorkers Additional Applications Accepted on Rolling Basis with Training Organizations Strongly Encouraged to Apply at: Governor Kathy Hochul today announced that 42 organizations across the state have been awarded $7 million asContinue Reading

Seven-Pronged Initiative Will Overhaul Workforce Development in New York to Focus on Regional Needs, Expand Access to New Careers and Career Services, and Recruit the Next Generation of New York’s Labor Force Plan Will Establish New York as a National Model for the Employment of Individuals with Disabilities and StrengthenContinue Reading

New Tax Credit Will Provide Relief To Small Businesses Taking On COVID-Related Capital Expenses  Small Business Lending Initiative Will Provide Accessible Loans To Expanding Small Businesses  Governor Will Propose Legislation Permanently Allowing the Sale of To-Go Drinks in Bars and Restaurants  Governor Kathy Hochul today announced a new Billion DollarContinue Reading

Reforms will reduce fine schedules and allow for warnings for first-time violations Mayor Eric Adams today signed the “Small Business Forward” Executive Order to reform existing business regulations, ensuring local businesses face fewer needless fines and penalties. The Executive Order builds upon Local Law 80 and calls on the Department ofContinue Reading

The Rise of Sustainable Media is a global study into consumer attitudes and behaviours linked to sustainable consumption and advertising, and how this could redefine business strategy for corporate growth. · New global research examines worldwide attitudes and behaviours to sustainability and how this could redefine business’ climate action andContinue Reading

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Photo by Vlada Karpovich on Vaccine proof for indoor dining, fitness, and entertainment required for children aged 5-11 Program now requires two vaccine doses for New Yorkers over age 12, up from one Mayor Bill de Blasio today announced major expansions to the “Key to NYC” program, the first-in-nationContinue Reading

Governor Kathy Hochul today along with Empire State Development, Department of Labor, Taxation and Finance, and Agriculture and Markets encouraged all New Yorkers to shop safely while supporting their local small businesses on Small Business Saturday, tomorrow, November 27, 2021. New York’s small businesses generate millions of jobs throughout the state and by choosingContinue Reading