Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff speaks alongside former US President Bill Clinton (out of frame) during the Clinton Global Initiative Latin America meeting at the Copacabana Palace Hotel on December 9, 2013 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. (YASUYOSHI CHIBA/AFP/Getty Images)

Did NSA Spying Cost Boeing a $4.5B Contract?

Brazil’s government said Wednesday that Sweden’s Saab won a long-delayed fighter jet contract initially worth $4.5 billion that will supply at least 36 planes to Latin America’s biggest nation.


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Boeing to Narrow Site List for 777X this Week

A Boeing executive said Tuesday the company is narrowing its options this week as it searches for a place to build the 777X passenger plane.


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Boeing Executive Mum on Missouri’s Chances in 777X Bid

Gov. Nixon says the $3.5 billion package puts Missouri near the top of the list but VP George Roman wouldn’t say if that is true.


Gov. Nixon with Jim McNerney, the Chairman, President & CEO of Boeing

Capitol Perspectives: How Can They Say No?

That question is at the center of the Missouri legislature’s decision to offer up to $1.7 billion in state tax dollars to entice Boeing to expand in Missouri.


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Boeing Bid Could Impact Missouri, Regardless of Outcome

Some insist Missouri made a positive impression on business leaders merely by trying to get Boeing to locate its 777X plant in the area.


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Corporate Incentives Come Under Scrutiny in Illinois

“I really think this is, the coming year, a good opportunity to take a step back and examine the tax code and the incentives in Illinois,” Gov. Quinn says.



Seattle Union: We Were Willing, Boeing Refused Peace Offer

Boeing’s machinists union in the Seattle area is now saying that the company withdrew its latest 777X contract offer, leaving union members nothing to vote on.


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Boeing, Puget Sound Machinists Can’t Agree on ‘Final Offer’

The disagreement could bode well for the St. Louis region which has sent the company a proposal to manufacture the 777X.


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Boeing To Shift Research Jobs To South, Midwest

Boeing announced Thursday that it is shifting hundreds of jobs to Alabama, Missouri and South Carolina as part of a restructuring of its U.S. research operations over the next two years.


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Boeing Announces New Jobs Coming to North County

Between 300 and 400 jobs are expected to be added, focusing on Systems Technology, Digital Aviation and Metallics and Fabrication.





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