The former Avondale cruise ship has returned to service as the Avondale Global Gateway

NEW ORLEANS (WVUE) – Along the Mississippi River on the western edge of Jefferson Parish, giant yellow cranes signal a commercial revival in a place that was once a major driver of Louisiana’s economy. The former Avondale Shipyard, which helped thousands of blue-collar workers earn big wages, is now back in business for the grand opening of the Avondale Global Gateway. Adam Anderson is chairman and CEO of T Parker Hospitality, which bought the shuttered shipyard. “In October 2018, we took title to this idle shipyard, overgrown with weeds, dilapidated…

Chase launches color business premier credit card for everyone

Chase has unveiled its new business credit card. The Chase Inc. Business Premier Credit Card quietly launched in December 2021 to select customers. But now anyone can apply through the credit card issuer’s website. The card offers a bigger sign-up bonus and better rewards than other Ink cash-back credit cards, but it charges a higher annual fee, making it a better option for small businesses with a lot of big expenses. Key receivers Chase has made the new Inc. Business Premier Card available to all eligible applicants. The card is…

Binance Admits Hackers Used Chain Bridge To Steal At Least $100 Million • TechCrunch

To get TechCrunch’s biggest and most important stories delivered to your inbox every day at 3pm PDT; Register here. Friday! How’s that for brevity in magazine intros? Let’s get right to it, turn on Liquid Death and let the week pass quickly into the dark recesses of memory. – Christine And came TechCrunch’s Top 3 oh ohBinance, one of the world’s largest cryptocurrency exchanges, has confirmed that hackers have discovered a breach of its blockchain bridge that led to a $100 million purchase. Carly It has more. Evolved from elephants…

7 Spotlight: Guilt-Free Brown Business Takes Off – WSVN 7News | Miami news, weather, sports

(WSVN) – Chocolate, blondie, red velvet or PB&J, Crisite Besu has a golden touch when it comes to baking brownies. Christy is the founder and CEO of Eat Me Guilt Free, a South Florida company specializing in “good for you” baked goods. The idea started a few years ago when Christy was working as a nurse and sports nutritionist. Her customers are always asking how they can satisfy their sweet tooth without feeling guilty. Christy Besu: “And that’s when I started to realize that there was nothing like baked goods…

The US has added China’s YMTC and 30 other firms to its ‘unverified’ trade list.

Washington, October 7, 2011: The United States has added China’s top memory chip maker YMTC and 30 other Chinese entities to a list of companies that U.S. authorities have failed to investigate, ending a 60-day standoff with Beijing. It can result in severe penalties. The new details are the first of a series of new restrictions announced Friday on technology exports to China aimed at curbing military advances. The crackdown included restrictions on access to chip manufacturing equipment for Chinese companies, including Yantze Memory Technologies Co (YMTC), as reported by…

Real estate investment app Fintor raises $6.2M in $80M valuation • TechCrunch

A fintech startup that makes it easy for unaccredited investors to invest in real estate has recently launched a mobile app for iOS and Android. It also raised $6.2 million in expansion funding from existing investors, including Public.com, Hustle Fund, 500 Global, VU Ventures, Graphene Ventures and angel investors such as Manny Khoshbin, Andy Madadian, Cindy Bi and Marcus Ridgway. This latest round values ​​Fintor at $80 million, founder and CEO Farshad Yousefi exclusively told TechCrunch. With the new funding, it says it has now raised a total of $9…

Declining unicorn births underscore volatile venture capital market • TechCrunch

It’s a blast. History shows that many people around the world are rapidly declining. Birth rates are falling in many countries, which threatens to create an uneven economy for gray populations. It is true when we consider the population at the national level. It’s true when we consider the rate at which new unicorns are born, measured by the rate at which global startups reach $1 billion valuations. Once a rarity, unicorns have become a major pedestrian in the last capital cycle of 2020-2021. What’s old is new – we’re…

In the midst of triple-digit business growth, CTSI is relaunching as a pavilion

Pavion is now the third largest security and communications systems integrator in the US. Chantilly, Va., October 7, 2022 /PRNewswire/ – Corbett Technology Solutions, Inc. (“CTSI”) and recently relaunched its portfolio of acquired companies as Pavilion. Pavion provides best-in-class products and services to connect and protect customers in three key business segments: fire, security and critical communications integration. More information about the $500+ million company and its new brand, strategic vision and growth initiatives will be shared during the webinar. Thursday, October 20 as if 11:00 ET. Interested participants are…

Oil tanker business fined for breach of tank control.

Vermont Business Magazine The Natural Resources Agency’s Department of Environmental Protection (DEC) today announced a $9,000 fine against Fred’s Plumbing & Heating Inc., a fuel oil supply business in Derby, for violating Vermont’s overhead storage tank regulations. Vermont’s Above Ground Storage Tank (AST) regulations protect human health and the environment by establishing standards for the design, installation and inspection of all AST systems. For example, AST systems require testing immediately after fuel is delivered to the AST system for the first time. In addition, inspectors are required to post a…

Elon and Twitter Will-They, Won’t (And Other TC News) • TechCrunch

We talked this week on the TechCrunch Podcast. Dom We talked about how conservative VCs are using their dollars to shape the world. Taylor Here’s how the Musk train continues. On the topic of billionaires… “A big part of the conversation that’s missing is that it’s all about money, and the economics of it all drive politics and the motivations of politicians. So just watching how these ultra-conservative multi-billionaires spend their money is just an indication of what might happen in the future,” Dom said in the episode. “If the…