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Latest in medical technology expected to draw thousands to Florida International Medical Expo

The latest in medical technology is only part of what awaits the thousands of visitors expected at next month's 29th annual Florida International Medical Expo (FIME) in Miami Beach, the exhibition's manager said in an interview Thursday with the Florida Business Daily.

Tampa-St. Petersburg-Clearwater metro area exports in 2017

Pinellas County was responsible for $3.46 billion in exports in 2017, more than any other county in the Tampa-St. Petersburg-Clearwater metro area, according to the International Trade Administration.

Miami-Fort Lauderdale-West Palm Beach metro area exports in 2017

Miami-Dade County was responsible for $25.50 billion in exports in 2017, more than any other county in the Miami-Fort Lauderdale-West Palm Beach metro area, according to the International Trade Administration.

WEST ORANGE CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Wednesday Networking Group to be held May 29

West Orange Chamber of Commerce issued the following announcement on.Name: Wednesday Networking Group Date and Time: Wed, May 29, 08:00am – 09:00am Location: TooJay's 10185 W.

Average teacher salaries in Florida rank 4th lowest in nation

The average Florida teacher’s 2018-19 salary is estimated to be $48,395, the 48th highest in the nation, according to annual rankings and estimates released last month by the National Education Association (NEA).

Analysis: Osceola County posts 16th highest foreclosure rate in first quarter

One in 290 properties in Osceola County started the foreclosure process during the first quarter of the year -- the 16th highest foreclosure rate among metropolitan statistical areas nationwide, according to an ATTOM Data Solutions analysis of property data.

Pence calls on Florida business owners to support USMCA trade agreement

Vice President Mike Pence met with a group of Florida business leaders in Jacksonville on Monday to discuss the local implications of the U.S.-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA), telling the audience that the manufacturing industry was responsible for 20,000 of the 454,000 new jobs created in Florida during the Trump administration.

Sacramento--Roseville--Arden-Arcade metro exports are most similar to Tampa-St. Petersburg-Clearwater in 2017

Sacramento--Roseville--Arden-Arcade metro area exported $6.55 billion in 2017, $296.59 million more than Tampa-St. Petersburg-Clearwater, according to the International Trade Administration.

Sheila Griffin Pledges Support for Term Limits on Congress

U.S. Term Limits (USTL), the leader in the non-partisan national movement to limit terms for elected officials, praises Sheila Griffin, U.S. House candidate from Florida congressional district 13, for signing the pledge for an amendment to term limit Congress.

Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington metro exports are most similar to Miami-Fort Lauderdale-West Palm Beach in 2017

Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington metro area exported $30.23 billion in 2017, $4.55 billion less than Miami-Fort Lauderdale-West Palm Beach, according to the International Trade Administration.

Hernando County ranks 246th among counties in highest exporting metros

Hernando County ranks 246th in trade with $32.57 million in exports in 2017.

Pasco County ranks 220th among counties in highest exporting metros

Pasco County ranks 220th in trade with $82.96 million in exports in 2017.

Palm Beach County ranks 90th among counties in highest exporting metros

Palm Beach County ranks 90th in trade with $2.34 billion in exports in 2017.

Analysis: University of Florida's engineering program ranks 45th best in the nation, study finds

University of Florida finished in a tie for 45th in a ranking of best engineering programs by U.S. News that examined 199 campuses around the nation.

Hillsborough County ranks 84th among counties in highest exporting metros

Hillsborough County ranks 84th in trade with $2.69 billion in exports in 2017.

3 Fred’s stores to close in Florida

The discount chain Fred’s Inc. will close 104 more underperforming stores, including three stores in Florida, by the beginning of summer, the Memphis-based company said this week.

Palm Beach County exported $2.15 billion worth of goods in 2017

Palm Beach County exported $2.15 billion worth of goods in 2017, according to the U.S. Department of Commerce International Trade Administration (ITA), unchanged from 2016.

Pinellas County ranks 72nd among counties in highest exporting metros

Pinellas County ranks 72nd in trade with $3.46 billion in exports in 2017.

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