CNH Industrial is closing its Calhoun tractor plant, resulting in the loss of 120 jobs. 


Atlanta's Global Brand Gets a Boost from TomorrowWorld

by Phil Bolton | September 29, 2013 Attending an electronic music festival isn't normally in John Woodward's weekend plans. But the senior director for foreign investment at the Metro Atlanta Chamber refused to miss the TomorrowWorld festival held at the Bouckaert Farm in Fairburn, 15 miles west of Atlanta's airport Sept. 28. More

Lafayette's Legacy Creates a Platform for Georgia Tech Innovations

by Phil Bolton | June 6, 2014 The Georgia Institute of Technology’s campus in Metz, France, began as a teaching facility, became a research center and is about to enter a third phase of “innovation,” Bernard Kippelen, president of the soon-to-be opened Institute Lafayette, told Global Atlanta. More

Delta Celebrates 35 Years of Germany Flights

by Chris Freiberg | June 27, 2014 Delta Air Lines Inc. on June 17 celebrated 35 years of trans-Atlantic service to Germany that started with its inaugural flight in 1979 from Atlanta to Frankfurt. More

Hub Brings Pub: Ireland Flights Helped Attract Fado to Atlanta in 1996

With a significant Irish community now, Atlanta seems to make sense as Irish pub chain Fado’s headquarters for the U.S. More

Netherlands Ties Support 23,800 Jobs in Georgia: Embassy

by Trevor Williams | June 26, 2014 Georgia’s economic relationship with the Netherlands supported 23,800 jobs in the state in 2012, according to the latest figures compiled by the Dutch embassy in Washington.  More

Expert: Turkey's Erdogan Wins in Elections, Loses International Prestige

by Trevor Williams | April 3, 2014 While he faces international criticism for alleged corruption and for blocking Twitter and YouTube, Turkish Prime Minister Tayyip Erdogan has received a vote of confidence at home this week.  More
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U.K. Firm to Honor in Atlanta Outstanding Teachers Jan. 10

by Chris Freiberg | September 13, 2014 For many professionals, a successful career can be traced back to a nurturing mentor or former school teacher. Thanks to a new award program and charity fund from the British education-tech giant Promethean World Plc., some of those influential teachers can be properly recognized while giving even more back to the community. More