The D.C. branch of the NAACP launched Wednesday its "Strengthen the Black Dollar" campaign to educate and empower Black consumers and businesses.
With a theme of "We are Housing ... We are Community," more than 3,000 people poured into the Walter E. Washington Convention Center in Northwest last weekend for an annual event that draws continuously growing crowds.
PSEG Power, a New Jersey-based energy company, announced Wednesday that they've acquired a huge energy plant that's planned for an old gravel mine in Prince George's County.
As proud members of the Washington business community, we encourage everyone to pay close attention to the economic impacts from this merger and how it would maximize opportunities for minority-owned companies.
The DC Chamber of Commerce will hold its annual Champions Small Business Awards and Expo on Friday at the Washington Convention Center.
Sixteen African-American girls in the Greater Washington Area have received a real boost in making their entrepreneurial ambitions come true thanks to an all-encompassing mentorship program called "Girlpreneur."
Under water, overtaxed and overextended were just some of the adjectives used by residents who continue to voice concern over Prince George's County Executive Rushern Baker's proposed 15 percent property tax increase.
In honor of its 80th anniversary, Industrial Bank, the oldest African-American bank in D.C., held a competition to award $80,000 in grants to five local African-American-owned businesses.
D.C. added 3,800 jobs in April, the city's Department of Employment Services reported Wednesday.
Wal-Mart announced Thursday that it is guaranteeing a job offer to any eligible U.S. veteran honorably discharged from active duty since the 2013 launch of its Veterans Welcome Home Commitment, expanding a program made to honor veterans in the D.C. ...
A top official for the Prince George's County Economic Development Corporation (EDC) who led its business development team this week at an annual convention in Las Vegas said the team's main focus is attracting "quality retail businesses" to the county.
The Supreme Court struck down Monday a Maryland income tax that effectively double-taxed residents for earning income in other states.
Hundreds of entrepreneurs and real estate developers celebrated the achievements of their colleagues during an annual awards ceremony in a premier hotel located in the heart of a thriving D.C. neighborhood.
Banks by definition are in the business of making money — primarily through carefully considered loans and investments. But one local bank has expanded its scope of services by doing the unthinkable: giving money away.
Industrial Bank, the oldest and largest black-owned community bank in the metropolitan Washington region, awarded five grants totaling $80,000 on Thursday at the Radio One headquarters in downtown Silver Spring, Maryland.