Tagged: Business

Washington Gears Up For Marijuana Sales

OPB | June 25, 2014 12:30 p.m.

WEDNESDAY: Washington's first licenses for marijuana stores will be issued on July 7. We'll explore how store owners and growers are getting ready.

Talking Business

OPB | June 24, 2014 12:30 p.m.

TUESDAY: Suzanne Stevens, editor of the Portland Business Journal, talks about the business stories on her radar.

Does Mandatory Sick Leave Work For Everyone?

OPB | June 23, 2014 12:06 p.m.

MONDAY: A proposed mandatory sick leave ordinance in Eugene is modeled off the one that passed in Portland last year.

Talking Business

OPB | June 02, 2014 12:20 p.m.

MONDAY: Scott Nelson, business editor for The Oregonian, joins us for our regular business news update.

Talking Business

OPB | May 13, 2014 12:45 p.m.

TUESDAY: Scott Nelson, business editor for The Oregonian, joins us for our regular business news update.

Talking Business

OPB | April 22, 2014 12:06 p.m.

TUESDAY: Suzanne Stevens, editor of the Portland Business Journal, talks about the stories on her radar.

The Tricky Ins And Outs Of Investing In The Pot Industry

OPB | March 24, 2014 12:20 p.m.

MONDAY: Investors are weighing the risks and benefits of backing the burgeoning medical and recreational pot markets.

What Would Google Fiber Bring To Portland?

OPB | March 04, 2014 12:06 p.m.

TUESDAY: Portland is one of nine metropolitan areas where Google hopes to introduce super-fast internet. We'll hear what that could mean.

Gang Of Four's Dave Allen Is Rethinking The Music Industry

OPB | Feb. 27, 2014 12:20 p.m.

THURSDAY: Dave Allen wants to help create a new, more robust music industry, and he thinks its possible through new streaming service Beats Music.

Wage Theft In Restaurant and Construction Industries

OPB | Feb. 20, 2014 12:45 p.m.

THURSDAY: 871 wage theft claims were filed in Oregon between July 2012 and June 2013, with a disproportionate number from the restaurant and construction industries.

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