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Massachusetts Cabinet Secretaries Discuss Economic Development at MassEcon Conference

(L-R: Stephanie Neal-Johnson, Stephanie Pollack, Matthew Beaton, Jay Ash, Geri Denterlein and Susan Houston). Photo courtesy of MassEcon.  Recently over 200 business leaders, academic executives, and public officials from across the Commonwealth gathered at the MassEcon annual conference in Newton to engage with cabinet secretaries on housing, economic development, energy, environmental […]

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MassVentures Wins National Tibbetts Award for Driving Innovation in Massachusetts

PHOTO: Maria Contreras-Sweet, Administrator of the U.S. Small Business Administration; Jerry Bird, President of MassVentures; Nam Pham, Assistant Secretary of Massachusetts Office of Business Development; and Javier Saade, SBA’s Associate Administrator for Investment and Innovation. Congratulations to Boston-based MassVentures, one of just three organizations across the United States to receive the 2015 […]

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Massachusetts Welcomes Aeromexico direct air service between Boston and Mexico City

This week Massachusetts officials welcomed Aeromexico’s new direct air service between Boston and Mexico City, citing enhanced opportunities in business, tourism and educational exchange between the two places. The new service launched on Monday, June 1, 2015 between Boston’s Logan International Airport and Mexico City’s Aeropuerto Internacional Benito Juarez. Governor […]

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Reflections on Asian-American Heritage Month

(Photo by Jerry Kelleher, MassDOT)  by Nam Pham As we celebrate Asian American Heritage month, it is fitting that we praise our high achievers and take satisfaction in their success. That sense of pride is something all of us share – Black, White, Asian, and Latino – about who we […]

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Congratulations Massachusetts Class of 2015 College Graduates

(Northeastern University 2015 Commencement. Photo by Matthew Modoono/Northeastern University.) It is commencement season in Massachusetts this spring, a joyous time of year for students graduating from any of the 110 public or private colleges and universities in the Commonwealth. Congratulations to the 110,000+ student graduates in the Massachusetts Class of 2015 […]

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Cathay Pacific Airways Launches Direct Boston-Hong Kong Air Service

Massachusetts continues to enlarge its international presence as Cathay Pacific Airways, voted the world’s best airlines in 2014, launched its new non-stop service between Boston and Hong Kong this week. The non-stop service flies between Boston Logan International Airport and Hong Kong International Airport four times a week, and cuts […]

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Massachusetts Celebrates Jazz

April 30 is International Jazz Day, when musicians and music lovers around the world celebrate jazz by performing live concerts, bringing music to the classrooms and singing the praises of this distinctly American art form that is now shared around the globe. In Massachusetts, every day seems like international jazz […]

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