The Chamber is taking steps to explore offering health care plans for its small-business members with the goal to offer coverage as early as Jan. 1, 2019.
Oklahoma's economy continues to grow, data released on Wednesday by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics and the Oklahoma Employment Security Commission showed.
Southwest Airlines announced that it will be expanding its Oklahoma City service with a new nonstop flight to Ronald Reagan Washington National (DCA) from Will Rogers World Airport beginning Nov. 4, 2018.
Katy Evans Boren has been selected to lead Oklahoma City’s innovation district efforts as president and CEO beginning on July 9.
For the month of April, the unemployment rate in the Oklahoma City MSA was 3.5 percent. This represents an improvement from 3.6 percent in March.
Amazon is putting a fulfillment center in OKC. This fulfillment center will create 1500+ jobs (including 50+ managerial jobs) and should be up and running by the end of 2019.
The city’s hotel tax collections were up 8.5 percent for the third fiscal quarter ended March 31 compared with the previous year’s quarter and 7.4 percent for the first nine months of the fiscal year, according to the Oklahoma City Treasurer’s Department.
In 2018, Oklahoma City metro job growth is expected to grow by 1.4 percent, or 9,100 jobs.