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Expert Offers 3 Tips for Baby Boomers

The economy may be recovering, but some of the changes wrought by the Great Recession may be long-lasting. Anyone planning for retirement, no matter what their age, needs to take those changes into account continue reading »

December Unemployment Rate Unchanged at 7.8%, Hispanic Unemployment Steady at 9.6%

The December jobless rate according to the Bureau for Labor Statistics remained at 7.8 percent, same as November. The economy added 155,000 new jobs in the month. While November’s unemployment rate was revised slightly higher from the 7.7 percent initially reported. continue reading »

Brazilian Insurance Group Acquires Portuguese Hospitals

Amil Participacoes SA, Brazil's largest health insurer, has announced the acquisition of Hospitais Privados de Portugal, or HPP, for 85.6 million euros ($109.7 million). continue reading »

Hola Espanol! Go Daddy Creates Spanish Language Website

Making It Easier for Spanish Speakers to Build & Develop Internet Presence. Go Daddy is now available online in Spanish. The world's largest provider of Web hosting, domain names and new SSL Certificates has launched continue reading »

McDonald’s Tops the List among Hispanic Advertisers

While total advertising spending increased modestly by a .8 percent in 2011 the big news came in Spanish language TV advertising that increased by 19.1%. This new data was released by Kantar Media a strategic advertising and marketing company. continue reading »

AT&T Recognized for Its Inclusion of Latino in Its Workforce, 12% of Workforce is Hispanic

AT&T has received the highest rating for all telecommunication firms on the 2011 Hispanic Association on Corporate Responsibility's Corporate Inclusion Index (HACR CII). continue reading »

Heineken Brings the Unexpected to the 12th Annual Latin Grammy® Awards

Daddy Yankee to kick-off "La Experiencia Heineken" during the Latin GRAMMY Awards Green Carpet pre-show. Heineken, the official beer and malt beverage of the Latin GRAMMY® Awards continue reading »

GOYA Foods Accepts ‘Icon of Industry Award’ at USHCC 32nd Annual National Convention Chairman’s Gala

The United States Hispanic Chamber of Commerce (USHCC) is proud to announce that GOYA Foods received the 2011 'Icon of Industry Award' at the 32nd Annual Natio continue reading »

“Expo Mexico Emprende” Features Who’s Who in Mexico Entrepreneurship

Remittances seen as catalyst to create small businesses and jobs. Designed as an interactive conference open to everyone, the Mexican government is bringing Expo Mexico Emprende to Los Angeles, a unique initiative offering in one place at one time numerous programs now available for entre continue reading »

Honduras and Canada Sign Free Trade Agreement

The Central American country of Honduras has signed a free trade agreement with Canada this Friday. The trade agreement aims to open up both countries exports and boost investment. continue reading »

IRS Urges Taxpayers to Avoid Becoming Victims of Tax Scams

The Internal Revenue Service today encouraged taxpayers to guard against being misled by unscrupulous individuals trying to persuade them to file false claims for tax credits or rebates. continue reading »

Latino Independent Distiller Launches ‘Tributo a Mi Padre,’ Tequila Honoring Father’s Memory

Fulfilling a life-long dream and keeping a son's promise, Latino entrepreneur and former head of the U.S. Small Business Administration, Hector V. Barreto, officially launches Tributo a Mi Padre (Tribute to My Father), a premium tequila spirit, at the 6th Annual East L.A. Meets Napa Premiere Food and Wine Tasting Event, on Friday, July 8, in Union Station, Downtown Los Angeles. continue reading »

Latino Coalition’s Annual Small Business Summit Deemed a Success

The Latino Coalition (TLC) concluded the 2011 Small Business Summit in Washington D.C. The event kicked off May 23 and attracted over 750 small business owners, Fortune 500 procurement officers, government officials and a first-class list of keynote speakers. continue reading »

President Proclaims National Small Business Week

President Barack Obama hailed small business owners as the backbone of the nation’s economy in his proclamation of the week of May 15-21 as National Small Business Week. continue reading »

Mexico’s CFC Explains $1Billion Fine Against Carlos Slim’s Telcel for Monopolizing Mobile Market

Sunday, Mexico’s Federal Competition Commission (CFC) confirmed in a press release that a $1 billion fine has been given to America Movil SAB (AMX, AMX.MX) unit Telcel accusing the mobile phone operator of using its market weight and interconnection fees to push out its competition. continue reading »

MBDA Awards $7.8 Million in Grants to Help Grow Minority Businesses

The U.S. Department of Commerce’s Minority Business Development Agency (MBDA) today announced $7.8 million in funding for 27 MBDA Business Centers (MBC)located across the country to boost continue reading »

McDonald to Hire 50,000 Employees on April 19th Dubbed as a Mega “Hiring Day”

McDonald's and its franchisees are looking to hire up to 50,000 new crew and restaurant management positions at restaurants across the country during a hiring event on April 19. continue reading »

McDonald to Hire 50,000 Employees on April 19th Dubbed as a Mega “Hiring Day”

McDonald's and its franchisees are looking to hire up to 50,000 new crew and restaurant management positions at restaurants across the country during a hiring event on April 19. continue reading »

MBDA Business Center Solicitation Spring 2011

The Minority Business Development Agency (MBDA) has announced a solicitation for competitive applications from prospective candidates to operate MBDA Business Centers (MBC) in the following three locations: continue reading »

MillerCoors to Fuel Business Development Nationwide by Awarding $150,000 in Business Grants

Understanding the importance of small businesses and their contribution to economic development, MillerCoors continues its legacy of support by announcing the 2010-2011 MillerCoors Urban Entrepreneurs Series (MUES) competition winners. continue reading »