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Sep 15, 2014, 19:23 ET
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La administradora de la SBA da inicio al Mes de la Herencia Hispana

Maria Contreras-Sweet, administradora de la Agencia Federal para el Desarrollo de la Pequeña Empresa (SBA, por sus siglas en inglés) de...

Sep 15, 2014, 14:28 ET
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SBA Administrator Kicks-Off Hispanic Heritage Month

U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) Administrator Maria Contreras-Sweet today hosted a Hispanic Heritage Month Small Business Roundtable...

Sep 15, 2014, 14:11 ET
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SBA Administrator Presents $3.5M in PRIME Grants

The U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) announced today the 2014 recipients of SBA's Program for Investment in Micro entrepreneurs Act (PRIME)...

Sep 15, 2014, 12:38 ET
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SBA Introduces New Online Course for Young Entrepreneurs in Spanish

Young entrepreneurs have a new tool to help determine if they're ready for business ownership and to help them get started.  Young...

Sep 11, 2014, 14:28 ET
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SBA Economic Injury Disaster Loans Available in North Carolina Following Secretary of Agriculture Disaster Declaration

The U.S. Small Business Administration announced today that federal economic injury disaster loans are available to small businesses, small...

Sep 10, 2014, 11:16 ET
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SBA Proposes Revisions to Employee-Based Size Standards for Manufacturing and Other Industry Sectors

The U.S. Small Business Administration published two proposed rules to revise small business size standards in North American Industry...

Sep 09, 2014, 09:06 ET
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Declaration Deadline in Maine Approaching for SBA Working Capital Loans

 The U.S. Small Business Administration is reminding small businesses, small agricultural cooperatives, small businesses engaged in aquaculture...

Sep 09, 2014, 09:04 ET
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Declaration Deadline in New Hampshire Approaching for SBA Working Capital Loans

 The U.S. Small Business Administration is reminding small businesses, small agricultural cooperatives, small businesses engaged in aquaculture...

Sep 05, 2014, 15:37 ET
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Deadline Approaching in Connecticut for SBA Working Capital Loans

 The U.S. Small Business Administration is reminding small businesses, small agricultural cooperatives, small businesses engaged in aquaculture...

Sep 05, 2014, 15:31 ET
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Deadline Approaching in Massachusetts for SBA Working Capital Loans

The U.S. Small Business Administration is reminding small businesses, small agricultural cooperatives, small businesses engaged in aquaculture and...

Sep 05, 2014, 14:16 ET
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SBA Offers Disaster Assistance to Residents of New York Affected by Severe Storms and Flooding

New York residents and businesses affected by severe storms and flooding on August 12-13, can apply for low-interest disaster loans from the U.S....

Sep 05, 2014, 13:00 ET
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SBA Economic Injury Disaster Loans Available in Indiana Following Secretary of Agriculture Disaster Declaration

The U.S. Small Business Administration announced today that federal economic injury disaster loans are available to small businesses, small...

Sep 05, 2014, 12:51 ET
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SBA Economic Injury Disaster Loans Available in Illinois Following Secretary of Agriculture Disaster Declaration

The U.S. Small Business Administration announced today that federal economic injury disaster loans are available to small businesses, small...

Sep 05, 2014, 11:52 ET
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SBA Disaster Loans Available in Additional Areas in Tennessee for Private Non-Profit Organizations; Upcoming Deadline Oct. 14

 The U.S. Small Business Administration adds five additional counties for disaster assistance and reminds eligible private non-profit...

Sep 05, 2014, 08:26 ET
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Secretary of Agriculture Declaration Deadline Approaching in Michigan for SBA Working Capital Loans

 The U.S. Small Business Administration is reminding small businesses, small agricultural cooperatives, small businesses engaged in aquaculture...

Sep 04, 2014, 17:50 ET
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SBA Spurs Economic Growth, Announces 50 Awards to Accelerators

Today, the U.S. Small Business Administration announced, after reviewing more than 800 applications, the 50 winners of the first Growth Accelerator...

Sep 04, 2014, 10:48 ET
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SBA's Deadline is Oct. 6 for Physical Damage Disaster Loan Applications for Residents in Massachusetts

The U.S. Small Business Administration reminds homeowners, renters, businesses and non-profit organizations in Massachusetts of the deadline to...

Sep 03, 2014, 09:20 ET
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SBA Announces FY 2014 State Trade and Export Promotion Awards

 The Small Business Administration announced today that 24 awards will be made to states to support activities to increase exporting by small...

Aug 29, 2014, 16:27 ET
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Nomination of Gilberto de Jesus to Serve as Chief Counsel for Advocacy at SBA Good News for America's Small Businesses

 Today, the White House announced that President Barack Obama intends to nominate Gilberto de Jesús to serve as Chief Counsel for...

Aug 28, 2014, 10:04 ET
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SBA's Deadline is Sept. 29 for Physical Damage Disaster Loan Applications in Maryland

 The U.S. Small Business Administration reminds homeowners, renters, businesses and non-profit organizations in Maryland of the deadline to...