News for Economic

Thursday, April 20, 2017
Charleston, S.C. - The South Carolina Military Base Task Force (Task Force) will be releasing an updated study, which reflects that the South Carolina military community collectively creates an economic impact to the state of $24.1 billion. The 2017 study was prepared by Dr. Joey Von Nessen of the Darla Moore School of Business at the University of South Carolina. The Palmetto State is home to ...read more
Categories: Economic
Monday, April 17, 2017
Cayce, S.C. (April 6, 2017) – SCE&G has expanded a program aimed at helping small businesses better manage their energy costs. Eligibility caps for the company’s Small Business Energy Solutions program have been expanded to increase program participation and help more small businesses realize energy savings. Launched in late 2014, the turnkey program provides small businesses ...read more
Categories: Economic
Wednesday, February 01, 2017
The South Carolina Disaster Recovery Office is introducing the October 2015 Storm Recovery Program intended to repair or reconstruct Single-Family Housing and Single-Family Rental units affected by the October 5, 2015 flood and rain event that still have un-served damage. This new program is specifically designed to assist the extremely low, very low and low income South Carolinian’s who ...read more
Categories: Community, Economic
Monday, December 05, 2016
The U.S. Small Business Administration announced today that federal economic injury disaster loans are available to small businesses, small agricultural cooperatives, small businesses engaged in aquaculture and most private non-profit organizations of all sizes located in Chesterfield, Dillon, Horry and Marlboro in South Carolina as a result of the flooding caused by Hurricane Matthew that began ...read more
Categories: Economic, Community
Friday, November 18, 2016
ATLANTA - The U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) announced today that federal Economic Injury Disaster Loans are available to small businesses, small agricultural cooperatives, small businesses engaged in aquaculture and private nonprofit organizations located in South Carolina as a result of the high winds, storm surges and flooding due to Hurricane Matthew on Oct. 7-8, 2016. This disaster ...read more
Categories: Economic