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  Category: The Economy


Auditor McGuiness Offers Fraud Detection, Reporting Advice as Delaware Celebrates Third Fraud Awareness Week

Auditor of Accounts | Auditor of Accounts Kathleen McGuiness | Governor John Carney | State Auditor Kathy McGuiness | The Economy | Date Posted: Wednesday, November 17, 2021

DOVER, DEL. – This week marks the beginning of Delaware’s third Fraud Awareness Week, which Governor John C. Carney initiated in 2019 at State Auditor Kathy McGuiness’ request. During Delaware’s Fraud Awareness Week, which overlaps with International Fraud Awareness Week, McGuiness is encouraging state agencies and organizations to take time to increase employee awareness about […]




Governor Carney Signs Senate Bill 127

Department of State | Governor John Carney | News | Office of the Governor | Small Business | The Economy | Date Posted: Tuesday, July 27, 2021

Legislation creates Site Readiness Fund to promote job creation, economic growth MIDDLETOWN, Del. – Governor John Carney on Tuesday signed Senate Bill 127 alongside members of the General Assembly, the Delaware Prosperity Partnership, business owners, and local elected officials. This legislation was laid out in the Governor’s 2021 State of the State Address. Senate Bill 127 […]




Ten Delaware companies ready to grow after winning EDGE Grants

Department of State | Governor John Carney | Office of the Governor | Small Business | The Economy | Date Posted: Thursday, January 16, 2020

WILMINGTON, Del. – A bio-based materials company, a maker of wearable medical sensors, and a bakery-café were among the 10 Delaware small businesses recognized Thursday as awardees of the second round of EDGE Grants from the state Division of Small Business. Governor John Carney, Secretary of State Jeff Bullock, and Division of Small Business Director […]




Delaware Dept. of Labor, Vo-Techs Host Adult Education Apprenticeship Open House for National Apprenticeship Week

Department of Labor | Governor John Carney | Office of the Governor | The Economy | Date Posted: Tuesday, November 12, 2019

WILMINGTON, DE – The Delaware Department of Labor will be celebrating the Fifth Annual National Apprenticeship Week (NAW) with three open house events, one in each county throughout the state from 6 – 7 pm to showcase the value of apprenticeship in the community. Secretary Cerron Cade from The Delaware Department of Labor will be […]




Delaware Innovation Space unveils new $6M growth space for startups

Governor John Carney | Office of the Governor | The Economy | Date Posted: Thursday, September 19, 2019

The Delaware Innovation Space (DISI), Wilmington DE, formally opened a new $6M lab space for early stage science companies at an event with over 120 attendees last Friday, September 13th.  Federal, Academic, Business & Delaware State leaders in attendance spoke about the importance of startup companies for today’s economy along with the importance of supportive state and federal […]







  Category: The Economy


Auditor McGuiness Offers Fraud Detection, Reporting Advice as Delaware Celebrates Third Fraud Awareness Week

Auditor of Accounts | Auditor of Accounts Kathleen McGuiness | Governor John Carney | State Auditor Kathy McGuiness | The Economy | Date Posted: Wednesday, November 17, 2021

DOVER, DEL. – This week marks the beginning of Delaware’s third Fraud Awareness Week, which Governor John C. Carney initiated in 2019 at State Auditor Kathy McGuiness’ request. During Delaware’s Fraud Awareness Week, which overlaps with International Fraud Awareness Week, McGuiness is encouraging state agencies and organizations to take time to increase employee awareness about […]




Governor Carney Signs Senate Bill 127

Department of State | Governor John Carney | News | Office of the Governor | Small Business | The Economy | Date Posted: Tuesday, July 27, 2021

Legislation creates Site Readiness Fund to promote job creation, economic growth MIDDLETOWN, Del. – Governor John Carney on Tuesday signed Senate Bill 127 alongside members of the General Assembly, the Delaware Prosperity Partnership, business owners, and local elected officials. This legislation was laid out in the Governor’s 2021 State of the State Address. Senate Bill 127 […]




Ten Delaware companies ready to grow after winning EDGE Grants

Department of State | Governor John Carney | Office of the Governor | Small Business | The Economy | Date Posted: Thursday, January 16, 2020

WILMINGTON, Del. – A bio-based materials company, a maker of wearable medical sensors, and a bakery-café were among the 10 Delaware small businesses recognized Thursday as awardees of the second round of EDGE Grants from the state Division of Small Business. Governor John Carney, Secretary of State Jeff Bullock, and Division of Small Business Director […]




Delaware Dept. of Labor, Vo-Techs Host Adult Education Apprenticeship Open House for National Apprenticeship Week

Department of Labor | Governor John Carney | Office of the Governor | The Economy | Date Posted: Tuesday, November 12, 2019

WILMINGTON, DE – The Delaware Department of Labor will be celebrating the Fifth Annual National Apprenticeship Week (NAW) with three open house events, one in each county throughout the state from 6 – 7 pm to showcase the value of apprenticeship in the community. Secretary Cerron Cade from The Delaware Department of Labor will be […]




Delaware Innovation Space unveils new $6M growth space for startups

Governor John Carney | Office of the Governor | The Economy | Date Posted: Thursday, September 19, 2019

The Delaware Innovation Space (DISI), Wilmington DE, formally opened a new $6M lab space for early stage science companies at an event with over 120 attendees last Friday, September 13th.  Federal, Academic, Business & Delaware State leaders in attendance spoke about the importance of startup companies for today’s economy along with the importance of supportive state and federal […]