Herald Business Journal

Boeing chairman says CEO won’t get bonus until Max flies

David Calhoun said the board believes Dennis Muilenburg “has done everything right” in dealing with two crashes.

Orders pour in after Everett startup appears on ‘Shark Tank’

The family of the founders of Squid Socks is pitching in at their living-room headquarters.

Washington trade delegation to China includes county reps

They are there to promote state aerospace companies and other manufacturers.

Boeing calls spacecraft abort test a success; 1 chute failed

It demonstrated that the Starliner spacecraft could carry astronauts to safety if something were to go wrong.

It’s a store, a studio, a gallery and a hangout for artists

JAG Artworks in Everett is a labor of love by an artist who still has a day job.

With Sea-Tac nearly maxed out, where to land a new airport?

Paine Field is certain to be studied by a state commission looking for a “relief valve” or replacement.

McDonald’s CEO steps down after relationship with employee

The fast food giant said Steve Easterbrook demonstrated poor judgment.

  • Nov 3, 2019

Trump absent, ASEAN charts path for trade bloc led by China

Trump’s absence left room for China to further raise its profile and clout in the region.

  • Nov 3, 2019

Saudi Arabia formally starts IPO of oil firm Saudi Aramco

Analysts say a $2 trillion valuation — Apple for instance is $1 trillion — may be a stretch.

  • Nov 3, 2019

Airbnb bans ‘party houses’ after California shooting kills 5

No arrests had been made and there was no immediate word on a motive for the attack.

  • Nov 2, 2019

Non-compete employment agreements need to be reined in

New legislation will restrict their overuse in Washington.

Dubai displays tech reputation with global robotics contest

Event organizers say the oil-rich Emirati sheikhdom can be a global hub for innovation.

  • Nov 1, 2019

Trade body: China can hit US with sanctions worth $3.6 bln

WTO says the U.S. government failed to abide by anti-dumping rules with regard to Chinese products.

  • Nov 1, 2019

US economy defies threats with a solid job gain for October

The economy managed to add 128,000 jobs last month.

  • Nov 1, 2019

Stable costs but more uninsured as ‘Obamacare’ sign-ups open

The Affordable Care Act has shown remarkable resiliency, but it has also fallen short of expectations.

  • Oct 31, 2019

Keystone oil pipeline leaks 383,000 gallons in North Dakota

The pipeline carries tar sands oil from Canada through seven states.

  • Oct 31, 2019

UK parties unveil election themes, Trump crashes the party

The opposition Labour Party kicked off its campaign for Britain’s December general election with… Continue reading

  • Oct 31, 2019

Newly public Boeing documents cite ‘catastrophic’ 737 scenario

They came to light as CEO Dennis Muilenburg faced withering criticism during a House committee hearing.

Cost of in-home care is getting more expensive

Seniors hoping to age in place could pay more than $52,000 a year.

  • Oct 31, 2019

Fed cuts rates for a 3rd time but signals it will now pause

Chairman Jerome Powell sounded a bullish note about the economy in a news conference.

  • Oct 30, 2019