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Jun 12, 2014, 10:00 ET

Pennsylvania Set to Host WORLD FORUM for Foreign Direct Investment; Recognition of Commonwealth's Stature in the Global Economy

In four days, Philadelphia will welcome global corporate leaders, ministries of trade and business decision makers from throughout the world as the...

Jun 04, 2014, 13:24 ET

Corbett Administration: First 'Made in Rural America Regional Forum' Held in Pennsylvania Demonstrates Leadership in Reaching New Markets

Department of Community and Economic Development Secretary C. Alan Walker said today that the kickoff of the White House Rural Council's first Made...

May 27, 2014, 13:53 ET

Pennsylvania Commonwealth Financing Authority Announces New Alternative, Clean Energy Investments to Improve Environment; Encourage Domestic Energy Development

The Department of Community and Economic Development announced today that Pennsylvania is expanding its commitment to advance clean and alternative...

Apr 29, 2014, 14:00 ET

DEP, DCED and PennDOT Participate in Successful Meeting of the Council of Great Lakes Governors

Representatives from the departments of Environmental Protection, Community and Economic Development and Transportation joined dignitaries...

Mar 20, 2014, 14:17 ET

Commonwealth Financing Authority to Begin Accepting Applications for PA Small Water and Sewer Program

The Pennsylvania Department of Community and Economic Development announced today that the Commonwealth Financing Authority will begin accepting...

Nov 12, 2013, 14:31 ET

DCED Secretary Kicks off Conference, Discusses How Additive Manufacturing Supports Pennsylvania Reindustrialization

 Department of Community and Economic Development Secretary C. Alan Walker today kicked-off the 3-D Printing and Additive Manufacturing...

Nov 12, 2013, 13:00 ET

Pennsylvania DCED Announces Next Phase of Innovate in PA Tax Credit Program

Department of Community and Economic Development Secretary C. Alan Walker today announced the Innovate in PA program has moved forward with...

Sep 20, 2013, 15:36 ET

Pennsylvania DCED Secretary Walker Closes Third Successful "DCED on the Road," Forecasts Bright Future for State, Region

Department of Community and Economic Development Secretary C. Alan Walker today discussed the outcomes of the third successful "DCED on the Road"...

Sep 17, 2013, 13:00 ET

Corbett Administration Begins Third DCED on the Road in Northcentral Pennsylvania

The Corbett Administration today began its third installment of "DCED on the Road" visiting Forum Energy Technologies, a manufacturer and supplier...

Sep 12, 2013, 11:15 ET

DCED Secretary Kicks Off 12th Annual Pennsylvania International Week

Department of Community and Economic Development Secretary C. Alan Walker today announced the start of Pennsylvania International Week, Sept....

Jun 27, 2013, 13:17 ET

Corbett Administration Unveils Major Upgrades to Local Government Training Website

 The Corbett Administration today announced that the Pennsylvania Local Government Training Partnership will begin offering convenient, online...

Jun 12, 2013, 11:05 ET

Pennsylvania Set to Host 113th United States Open Golf Championship at Historic Merion Golf Club

The top professional golfers in the world will tee off in the opening round of the 113th U.S. Open Golf Championship at one of Pennsylvania's most...

Apr 16, 2013, 11:00 ET

Corbett Administration Recognizes Local Governments and Officials for Commitment and Dedication to Community Improvement

Lt. Governor Jim Cawley, on behalf of Governor Tom Corbett, today recognized municipalities and local government officials around the state for...

Apr 03, 2013, 09:22 ET

Corbett Administration Announces Extended Interest Rate Reduction to Spark Economic Growth and Job Creation

The Department of Community and Economic Development (DCED) Secretary C. Alan Walker today announced DCED has extended the reduction in interest...

Apr 02, 2013, 12:22 ET

DCED Announces Simplified Online Application Process for Tax Credit Program

Department of Community and Economic Development (DCED) Secretary C. Alan Walker today announced changes to the Opportunity Scholarship Tax Credit...

Mar 26, 2013, 14:21 ET

Governor's ImPAct Award Nominees from Northeast PA Recognized

 Department of Community and Economic Development (DCED) Secretary C. Alan Walker joined private sector partners today at the Commonwealth...

Mar 25, 2013, 12:34 ET

Pennsylvania First Lady Susan Corbett Kicks off DCED on the Road Tourism Luncheon

PA Tourism Office Launches New VisitPA.com, Releases 2013 Vacation Guide  First Lady Susan Corbett joined Pennsylvania Tourism Office...

Mar 25, 2013, 10:56 ET

Secretary Walker Makes Pennsylvania Jobs Announcement; Begins "DCED on the Road''

 Department of Community and Economic Development Secretary C. Alan Walker today toured Kovatch Mobile Equipment Corp., where he praised the...

Mar 21, 2013, 12:58 ET

Corbett Administration Tours Volvo CE's New Expansion in Franklin County, Pennsylvania

Department of Community and Economic Development Secretary C. Alan Walker today visited Volvo Construction Equipment's (Volvo CE) North American...

Mar 21, 2013, 12:20 ET

Commonwealth Financing Authority to Begin Accepting Applications for Flood Prevention through Marcellus Legacy Fund

The Corbett Administration announced today that the Commonwealth Financing Authority (CFA) will begin accepting applications for a program...