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Georgia Business

Ex-Equifax executive charged with insider trading

A former Equifax executive who sold stock for nearly $1 million before the company’s massive data breach was publicly announced faces insider trading charges.

It’s Flood Safety Preparedness Week!

Flood Safety Preparedness Week in Georgia is March 11‐16, and Insurance Commissioner Ralph Hudgens wants to remind Georgians that a flood insurance policy can...

Vandalism blamed for hazardous Georgia chemical spill

The spokesman for a Georgia county says vandals are to blame for a hazardous chemical spill.

Georgia grower named to USDA Egg Board

U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue announced last week the appointment of 11 members and 10 alternates to serve on the American Egg Board....

Georgia gov: Facebook to put $750M data center near Atlanta

Facebook is investing $750 million over the next five years to build a huge data center outside of Atlanta as the demand for data storage continues to increase.

Can ride-hailing companies cure medical transportation woes?

Lyft and Uber are attempting to cure a major medical problem for poor people and the elderly: Getting a ride to the doctor.

Georgia Dept. of Ag trying to broker trade deal with Ireland

Georgia Agriculture Commissioner Gary W. Black met with the Republic of Ireland Minster for Agriculture Michael Creed to discuss the potential of an exchange program between Georgia and Ireland regulatory officials.

Ag Commissioner Issues Warning About Kerosene Sold in Georgia

A warning from the Georgia Commissioner of Agriculture.

2 Georgians named to USDA National Pork Producers Delegate Body

Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue recently announced the appointment of 157 producers and 6 importers to the 2018 National Pork Producers Delegate Body.