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Adios, NAFTA?

Donald Trump took regular aim during his campaign of a trade deal that bolsters Arizona’s economy with about $30 billion in annual trade with Mexico. Donald Trump took regular aim during his campaign of a trade deal that bolsters Arizona’s economy with about $30 billion in annual trade with Mexico. He denounced the North American Free Trade Agreement as a “disaster” as he told voters from states where manufacturing had

Qwaltec signs Navy deal

Qwaltec recently landed a 5-year contract with the Navy to operate and manage systems that keep track of satellites used by the fleet around the globe. A little-known Tempe company is making a name for itself in the aerospace industry by landing a 5-year contract with the Navy to operate and manage systems on the ground that keep track of satellites used by the fleet around the globe. At $19

Health insurance startup Oscar is expanding out West and cutting New York jobs—at the same time it’s slashing its New York network in half for next year. Oscar said last week it is laying off 31 workers from its member-
services team in Manhattan and creating new positions in its 
customer-service division in Tempe, Ariz. The layoffs were scheduled for Dec. 31 or the following two weeks, according to a filing

REI relocates in arizona

The outdoor retailer will move its store sometime next year. Outdoors-focused retailer REI will move its Tempe store to a larger space in Chandler, reports The Arizona Republic. The Seattle-based retailer and co-op is relocating its store off Priest Drive and Southern Avenue in Tempe to the Chandler Pavilions shopping center about five miles south. That shopping center is off Interstate 10 between Chandler Boulevard and Ray Road. The new