incentives

(Photo by John Moore/Getty Images)

Ikea Raises Minimum Wage for US Workers 2nd Year in a Row

Ikea’s U.S division is raising the minimum wage for the second year in a row as the Swedish ready-to-assemble furniture chain looks to improve its relations with workers and reduce worker turnover.

06/24/2015

(KMOX/Brett Blume)

School Officials, Residents Show Opposition to TIF-Financed Crestwood Mall Redevelopment

“You’re wanting TIF money from us right now, based on an evolving plan? Would you sign a black mortgage? Because I’m pretty sure you wouldn’t.”

04/29/2015

Photo: Thinkstock

SKF Expanding to NorthPark

The project will bring in $34.2 million in investments. It will retain 388 jobs and create 73 new jobs over the next six years in the St. Louis area.

10/20/2014

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.

12/16/2013

Alabama Gov. Robert Bentley .  (Photo by Jessica McGowan/Getty Images)

New Incentives Needed If Boeing Picks Alabama

Alabama’s offer to land Boeing’s new aircraft plant includes financial incentives that don’t exist now, the governor said Tuesday.

12/10/2013

Missouri_House_of_Representatives

Missouri House Considering Boeing Airplane Incentives

The House began debate Friday on the legislation authorizing as much as $1.7 billion of incentives as part of Missouri’s effort to land production of the 777X commercial airplane.

12/06/2013

Photo: SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images

Mo. Senate Passes Tax Incentives for Boeing

The Senate’s 23-8 vote in a special session sends the measure to the House with just a few days remaining before what Gov. Jay Nixon has said is a Tuesday deadline to submit a proposal to Boeing.

12/04/2013

(Getty/Justin Sullivan)

Senate OKs Incentives for OfficeMax, Univar

Senators approved the plan by a 43-10 vote Tuesday. The measure now moves to the House, where lawmakers were taking up a major pension overhaul.

12/03/2013

Photo: SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images

Missouri Labor Leaders Vow 24-hour Work for Boeing

In hopes to sweeten the deal, St. Louis area construction labor councils have committed to work around the clock and forgo overtime to help Missouri compete for and win Boeing’s next-generation commercial aircraft, the 777X.

12/03/2013

(Photo by Christopher Furlong/Getty Images)

Boeing Incentives Could Total $1.7B

Missouri’s bid for a Boeing assembly plant could include more than $1.7 billion of incentives over two decades if the airplane manufacturer adds thousands of jobs, according to new information about the proposal released Tuesday.

12/03/2013

more

Listen Live