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Under New Name, UA-Little Rock Institute Aims to Promote Economic Growth
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Under New Name, UA-Little Rock Institute Aims to Promote Economic Growth

Under its new name, the Arkansas Economic Development Institute, based at the University of Arkansas at Little Rock, is refocusing as a proactive entity promoting economic growth in the state.
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$5.4M Sale-Leaseback Visits Watkins Project (Real Deals) This article is available only in print.

A 162,970-SF printing facility in Little Rock's Otter Creek Industrial Park is under new ownership after a $5.49 million sale-leaseback transaction.
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Wells Fargo Complains of Delays in Regions Center Bankruptcy This article is available only in print.

The main creditor in the Chapter 11 bankruptcy reorganization involving the 30-story Regions Center in downtown Little Rock has accused the building's owners of dragging their feet.
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SMH, Uber (Gwen Moritz Editor's Note)

The ideas and technology of privately held Uber Inc. are still at the mercy of management, and the management of Uber is just horrible.
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