Council Votes To Repeal Fracking, Plastic Bag Ordinances

After more than an hour of pleas to not repeal local ordinances on fracking and plastic shopping bags during public hearings January 18, the Legislative Council decided to repeal both measures on split votes. The vote on a third proposed repeal, a town ordinance concerning Board of Education elections —Continue Reading

Washington D.C., New Delhi, January 3, 2023 — The U.S. Chamber of Commerce announced a new leadership team to oversee its operations in New Delhi.  Mr. Alexander Slater will serve as the Managing Director of the U.S.-India Business Council (USIBC) and Ms. Shreerupa Mitra will serve as the Deputy Managing Director,Continue Reading

Kelly Schulz, CEO, Maryland Tech Council · BioBuzz

The Maryland Tech Council (MTC) is the largest support organization for technology and life sciences companies in the state. MTC creates and supports initiatives, from events to workforce development, that bring the entire Maryland tech and life sciences ecosystem together to advance innovation and foster growth. Recently, Marty Rosendale choseContinue Reading

Governor’s future mobility council submits recommendations

On Thursday (Dec. 8), Gov. Asa Hutchinson discussed a new report with recommendations to boost Arkansas’ future mobility sector. The Arkansas Council on Future Mobility presented its report to Hutchinson during a press conference at the State Capitol in Little Rock. With an executive order, Hutchinson announced the council’s formation inContinue Reading

Fact Sheet: President Biden Tackles Methane Emissions, Spurs Innovations, and Supports Sustainable Agriculture to Build a Clean Energy Economy and Create Jobs

I. Introduction The U.S.-EU Trade and Technology Council (TTC) met outside Washington, D.C., on December 5, 2022.  The meeting was co-chaired by U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken, U.S. Secretary of Commerce Gina Raimondo, U.S. Trade Representative Katherine Tai, European Commission Executive Vice President Margrethe Vestager, and European Commission ExecutiveContinue Reading