In this week's edition of Peachtree Passport, we look at massive industry meetings on logistics and technology, whether Georgia's Japan celebration will rankle other communities, Coke's year of the bottle and more.  More
United States

Weekly Reporters' Notebook: What We Heard on the Beat This Week

by Trevor Williams | March 17, 2014 Dear Readers, It’s not 1993 anymore. Twenty years ago, if there was an international meeting in Atlanta, we’d most likely have been there to cover it.  More
United States

Entrepreneur: Economic Incentives Don't Create Jobs

by Trevor Williams | January 24, 2013 Spending millions on tax incentives and grants to lure corporate giants is a shortsighted approach to economic development, according to an Atlanta entrepreneur who argued that sustainable jobs are only created from the bottom up.  More

In Case You Missed It: Four Country Reports From 2012

by Trevor Williams | January 3, 2013 When we're abroad, it sometimes seems that the Atlanta news wheel spins faster, leaving a mountain of stories to write when we return.  More
South Africa

Do Georgians Need African Geography Lessons?

by Trevor Williams | November 13, 2012 Ambassadors are known for being diplomatic. It is, after all, their job. More
Hong Kong

Cargo Carriers: China Slowdown a 'Blip'

by Trevor Williams | October 15, 2012 With all the talk of a slowdown in China and plodding recovery around the world, you'd think logistics providers would be sitting on their hands, biding their time until the economic picture clears up.  More
Saudi Arabia

Coke's Middle East Partner Eyes New York

by Phil Bolton | September 25, 2012 While most of the attention on the Coca-Cola Co.’s acquisition of Aujan Industries Co. has focused on the implications for Coke sales in North Africa and the Middle East, Aujan sales in the U.S. should benefit as well. More
Hong Kong

Hong Kong Seeks 'Equal Treatment' on Visas

by Trevor Williams | September 13, 2012 Anita Chan's pleas to get friends to visit her in the United States often fall on deaf ears. More
United States

International Leaders Preview New

by Trevor Williams | August 31, 2012 Members of the Atlanta City Council's Advisory Committee on International Relations on Aug. 29 became some of the first local leaders to preview the new More
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