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Trade fights loom over G20 meeting in Argentina


Frictions over global trade are likely to escalate as finance chiefs of the Group of 20 nations arrive in Buenos Aires on Monday.

China OKs Kaman's K-MAX to fly

Gregory Seay |

China has certified Kaman Corp.'s workhorse K-MAX helicopter to provide its heavy-lift and firefighting capabilities to the world's most populous nation, the Bloomfield aeroparts-industrial power...

Aer Lingus taps $4.5M state subsidy after direct flights miss revenue target

Matt Pilon | 2

During its first year flying to Dublin, Ireland out of Bradley International Airport, Aer Lingus missed its revenue goal, triggering a $4.5 million subsidy from the state, the Hartford Business...

New Britain metalworking family values their CT roots

Gregory Seay |

For three generations, the Karabin family has owned and managed a profitable 70-year-old New Britain metalworks, shaping strands of wire and stamped metal into automotive and industrial springs,...

Survey: Businesses struggle to stay stable, fill vacant posts

Finding stability in the workforce and improving Connecticut's business outlook continued to be a challenge for companies in the fourth quarter of 2017, according to the latest survey compiled by the...

CT hospitals' demand for immigrant medical talent on the rise

Matt Pilon |

Over the past six years, independent Bristol Hospital has doubled down on recruiting medical providers — literally — growing the size of its core physician group to 63 doctors and 40...

Barnes aerospace division to expand Singapore operations

Barnes Aerospace, a business unit of Bristol-based Barnes Group Inc., said Monday it is investing more than $20 million to expand manufacturing operations in Singapore.

Eversource-linked $1.6B transmission project denied in N.H.

Matt Pilon |

A New Hampshire regulatory board has thrown the future of the Eversource/Hydro-Quebec $1.6 billion “Northern Pass” transmission project into uncertainty.

Pratt geared turbofan engines to power Brazilian aircraft

East Hartford aerospace manufacturer Pratt & Whitney said Monday its geared turbofan (GTF) engines have been delivered to Brazilian aerospace conglomerate Embraer for use in Widerĝe Airlines in...

Q&A with Quintino Cianfaglione,honorary Italian consul of Connecticut

John Stearns |

Quintino Cianfaglione came to the United States from Italy in 1967 like so many before him: to pursue the American dream.

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