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Webcast to Feature Global Thought Leader Renee Mauborgne

Webcast to Feature Global Thought Leader Renee Mauborgne

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Renee Mauborgne, an economist and professor at international business graduate school INSEAD, will lead the third webcast in a series presented by Arkansas Business throughout 2021. read more >

Arkansas Hospitality Tax Receipts Plunge in 2020

Arkansas Hospitality Tax Receipts Plunge in 2020

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The COVID-19 pandemic sent hospitality tax collections in Arkansas plummeting last year, and the blow to some tourism bureaus in the state, which rely on the taxes for revenue, was even worse than those figures show. read more >

Momentum Delayed Momentary Museum

Momentum Delayed Momentary Museum

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The Momentary opened to great fanfare in February 2020 in Bentonville, celebrating itself as the relaxed “living room” contemporary art satellite museum of the famed Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art. Then the COVID-19 pandemic hit. read more >

Tourism Declines to 1990 Levels

Tourism Declines to 1990 Levels

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International tourist arrivals fell 74% in 2020 compared with 2019, according to the World Tourism Organization. That’s equal to a decline of about 1.1 billion international arrivals, a level not seen since the late 1980s and early 1990s. read more >

Dormant VA Hospital Visited by $2.7M Sale (Real Deals)

Dormant VA Hospital Visited by $2.7M Sale (Real Deals)

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Princeton Place Apartments LLC, an affiliate of Pace Burt Inc. of Albany, Georgia, acquired the 11-story building at 300 E. Roosevelt Road from the Institute in Basic Life Principles Inc. of Hinsdale, Illinois. read more >

Natural Way Raises $1M

Natural Way Raises $1M

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A Fayetteville company that manufactures peanut butter and almond butter recently raised $1 million from investors. read more >

Gambling Profits Help Quapaw Leaders Play Many Hands

Gambling Profits Help Quapaw Leaders Play Many Hands

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Joseph Byrd and Guy Barker lead the government of the Quapaw Nation, which owns and operates Saracen Casino Resort in Pine Bluff. They talk about casinos, business development and UA donations. read more >