Minn. Official To Discuss 2 New Trade OfficesThe sites of two new Minnesota trade offices are being formally announced. The Department of Employment and Economic Development planned to reveal the locations on Tuesday. Earlier this month, the agency posted advertisements in the State Register seeking contractors in Brazil and South Korea.
Japan's Troubles Concern Minnesota BusinessesWhether it's the car you drive, the camera you hold or the plasma television you'll watch, chances are pretty good many of that product's electrical components were either made or assembled in Japan. For years, Japanese manufacturers have led the world in the production of microchips and consumer electronics.
Gov. Hires Director For Office He Wanted To CloseGov. Mark Dayton has hired his campaign finance manager to head the state trade office, which he once talked about closing.