Economist: ConocoPhillips layoffs have broad reach

...These jobs are significantly bigger multipliers than any other industry."Gov. Bill Walker said he wants to ensure that ConocoPhillips...I am planning on having conversations that involve the industry as a whole to address the ripple effects that will be caused...
My Turn: Untapped potential in the Arctic

...of providing the energy America needs. The oil and natural gas industry supports more than 110,000 Alaska jobs and contributes over $19...the American Petroleum Institute group director of upstream and industry operations.
More than 3,000 students will have their college debt discharged at cost of $3.2B

...students. Some 13,500 students still were enrolled.The Obama administration is trying to rein in the for-profit college industry, which it says relies too heavily on federal student loans and often misleads students on job prospects. In its latest move...
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My Turn: It's time for a better dialogue on mining

...and developing mineral resources, our industry makes a major contribution to modern...almost every critical human activity, the industry in B.C. has continually evolved...but have included collaboration between industry, organized labour and government to...
Caulfield: Amidst challenges, 'UAS will thrive' UAS. Can you expand on this?"Fisheries and maritime industries are the lifeblood of Southeast Alaska communities and we want...skilled workforce for the fishing, processing and mariculture industries. UAS hopes to expand undergraduate fisheries education at...
My Turn: Climate change impacts Alaskan life, and because we eat salmon all the time, I eat a lot better now too. During the summer I make money from our fishing industry by working for a processor. For me, and for the people of almost all the towns in Southeast Alaska, I rely on fishing for...
44th in the 49th

...Interior Sally Jewell, a representative of the Russian Association of the Fishermen of the North, and Greenland's minister for industry.In separate closed sessions, the leading delegates from the 20 participating countries held negotiations.Outside the convention...
My Turn: Location, expertise and timing: Three reasons Northwest Alaska is ready for an opening Arctic

...expertise.Our region is home to the minerals America and the world require. For 25 years, we've partnered with private industry to bring these minerals to the global marketplace from an Arctic port and to the benefit of Arctic people. We have done so...
Turner Field US flag at half-staff after fan dies

...a great deal of communication with architects and engineers and the league in terms of abiding by league standards for the industry. We certainly will do that."Adam Staudacher and his girlfriend were returning to their seats near where Murrey fell.Staudacher...
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Obama to walk fine line on climate, energy

...summit, dubbed GLACIER, which involves Arctic and non-Arctic leaders, scientists, environmental advocates and the energy industry. Secretary of State John Kerry, a key player in the climate treaty talks, also plans to speak.In an unusual presidential...


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