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Articles in Manufacturing and Economy

S.C. Manufacturing Conference offers look at future, heritage

by By WSPA on

The two-day S.C. Manufacturing Conference and Expo starting Tuesday at TD Convention Center includes an Advanced Manufacturing Job Fair that is free and open to job seekers Tuesday. ... Read full article

India is world's fastest growing major economy. Can it last?

by Patrick Gillespie on

Its economy is growing faster than China's this year, and the most of any major economy in the world. It will surpass Russia's this year in size and nearly equal Brazil's in 2016, according to new data from the International Monetary Fund.... Read full article

Marsh: 5 reasons to be upbeat on world's economy

by David Marsh, Special for USA TODAY (Photo: Charlie Riedel, AP) on

Gloom will be on plentiful display in Washington this week when finance ministers and central bankers from around the world gather for economic parleying. The International Monetary Fund, which hosts its spring meetings with the World Bank, has warne... Read full article

The global economy’s bizarre problem: Too much money

by Matt Phillips on

If you’ve seen The Wolf of Wall Street, you know having too much money can be a problem. And too much money is part of the predicament that the world economy finds itself in right now.... Read full article

Parking Space May Be Final Frontier in the Sharing Economy

by BY SEAN ELDER on

It has been estimated that at any given moment, one out of five cars driving around a city is looking for parking. Take San Francisco (please!); in this famously parking-challenged city, it’s estimated that 30% of cars on the street are hunting for s... Read full article

China’s Gionee To Set Up Smartphone Manufacturing Plant In India As Supply Hub For Region: Report

by Harichandan Arakali (Photo Credit: Gionee/official Facebook page) on

William Wu, president of Chinese smartphone maker Gionee, speaks at an event in Hyderabad, India, to promote the company's Elife S7 smartphone. Gionee is looking to double sales in India this year and will set up a manufacturing base as well.... Read full article

Mexico's Manufacturing Sector Continues to Grow

by Stratfor Global Intelligence on

Mexico's economy has performed well relative to other major Latin American economies in recent years, largely because of its thriving manufacturing sector. Unlike Brazil and Argentina, whose manufacturing sectors are slumping, Mexico has continued to... Read full article

Manufacturers hope to enlist young adults

by Joshua Silavent (Photo Credit: ERIN O. SMITH/The Times) on

Arielle Holland, 18, a Johnson High School senior, heat shrinks over connectors on 26A thermostats Thursday at Baldor Electric. The Chamber of Commerce launched a new workforce development program, which seeks to get high school students interested i... Read full article

Manufacturing technology startup SoftWear Automation expands

by Urvaksh Karkaria (Image Credit: Joann Vitelli) on

Manufacturing technology startup SoftWear Automation is leaving Tech Square for roomier digs.... Read full article

Area manufacturers in need of smart, skilled workers woo high schoolers at Montco fair

by Michaelle Bond (Image Credit: JEFF FUSCO/For the Inquirer) on

Justin Miniello, a student at North Montco Technical Career Center, works on an automated manufacturing machine prototype at the second ManuFest at Souderton High School on March 28, 2015. (JEFF FUSCO/For the Inquirer)... Read full article

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