Omnibus Could Be Ready for Vote Next Week
House and Senate appropriators are racing to complete work on the $1.3 billion fiscal 2018 omnibus in time to go to the House floor by the end of next week
Dynamic Networking for Small Business
A cornerstone of a successful business is NETWORKING - with potential partners, customers and even the competition. The Dynamic Networking (DyNet) Conference is a FREE day-long matchmaking event offering businesses the opportunity to network directly with other participants representing federal agencies, prime contractors and small businesses.
E3 Assessment Eases Business Transition
The WVMEP employees that came to our location to conduct the assessment were all knowledgeable, helpful, and friendly. The observations and recommendations they made have proven to be accurate and highly beneficial. I look forward to a long, productive partnership with WVMEP. Marc Houvouras, Owner
FCX Systems awarded Australian defense contract
MORGANTOWN — FCX Systems — the world’s leading manufacturer of solidstate frequency converters and ground power support (GSE) — has been awarded the contract to supply 54 270VDC precision ground power units for the Royal Australian Air Force’s main F-35 base at RAAF Williamtown for the New Air Combat Capability project.
Trump plans to ask for $716 billion for national defense in 2019 — a major increase
President Trump is expected to ask for $716 billion in defense spending when he unveils his 2019 budget next month, a major increase that signals a shift away from concerns about rising deficits, U.S. officials said.
WV National Guard: Entrepreneurism at its best
For a lesson in entrepreneurism, look no further than the West Virginia National Guard. If any entity has internalized the importance of growing the West Virginia economy and in the process establishing itself as an invaluable partner to the communities it serves, it is the WVNG.
WVU rolling out business cybersecurity master program, major
MORGANTOWN — West Virginia University plans to roll out cybersecurity studies programs in two of its colleges by the beginning of the Fall 2018 semester.
Military Training Facility Set for West Virginia Mine Site
CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — Republican Gov. Jim Justice announced a "new approach" Monday that includes significant potential cost savings for the planned development of a former West Virginia coal mine site initiated by his Democratic predecessor.