Wall Street banks got an early Christmas present from Washington, according to some headline writers earlier this month.
San Diego’s unemployment rate stayed flat in November from the prior month, at 5.8 percent, but well below the year-ago jobless rate of 7 percent, the state Employment Department said.
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When Outerwall Inc. acquired San Diego startup ecoATM last year, it promised to keep the operation here and grow it.
San Diego-based Bumble Bee Seafoods LLC, one of the world’s largest seafood purveyors, said it agreed to be acquired by Thai Union Frozen Products Public Company Ltd, for $1.51 billion.
Jerry Sanders agreed to continue to work as president and CEO for the San Diego Regional Chamber of Commerce at least through 2017, the chamber said Thursday.
General Dynamics Nassco, which operates the largest shipbuilding site on the West Coast in San Diego and employs more than 3,000 here, said it recently opened a new repair and maintenance facility in Bremerton, Wash.
The National City Mile of Cars named Leslie Larranaga-Britt as its new executive director.
The San Diego Chargers said the team will remain at Qualcomm Stadium for the 2015 season, putting to rest rumors that last week’s loss to the Denver Broncos was the last time fans could see them play here.
Teradata Corp., an Ohio-based public company with about 1,000 employees in Rancho Bernardo, said it completed the acquisition of RainStor, a business specializing in online big data archiving.