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Georgia building permits: November 2018

Georgia issued 4,924 building permits for privately owned housing during November, according to data obtained from the U.S. Census Bureau.

Analysis: Emory University ranks 24th best for medical research in the nation, study finds

Emory University finished in a tie for 24th in a ranking of best medical schools for research by U.S. News that examined 120 campuses around the nation.

Analysis: IRS audit rate for Calhoun County residents is highest in Georgia

Calhoun County residents were audited by the Internal Revenue Service at a greater rate than similar jurisdictions in Georgia, according to an analysis by the website 24/7 Wall St.

Analysis: Which college baseball program grossed the most in the U.S.

Mercer University, Georgia State University and Georgia Southern University top the list of highest grossing college baseball programs nationwide in 2016

AFLAC: Aflac Names Max K. Brodén Deputy Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer, Aflac Incorporated; Steven K. Beaver Chief Financial Officer of Aflac U.S.; J. Pete Kelso Chief Information and Technology Officer of Aflac Incorporated

Aflac Incorporated (NYSE: AFL) announced today that Max K. Brodén has been named senior vice president; deputy chief financial officer and treasurer of Aflac Incorporated, reporting to Aflac Incorporated Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer Frederick J. Crawford. In his new role, Brodén is responsible for enterprise corporate development, investor and rating agency relations, corporate finance, enterprise capital management and financial planning and analysis.

BAINBRIDGE-DECATUR COUNTY CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: New Business Announcement and Ribbon Cutting: New Vision

The Chamber of Commerce would like to welcome it's newest member, New Vision, to the business community!

Analysis: Emory University medical school ranks 35th best for primary care in the nation

Emory University finished in a tie for 35th in a ranking of best medical schools for primary care by U.S. News that examined 120 campuses around the nation.

Canada is the top destination for Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Roswell, GA metro area exports in 2017

Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Roswell, GA exported $3.49 billion to Canada in 2017, according to the U.S. Department of Commerce International Trade Administration (ITA), an increase of 3.3 percent from $3.38 billion in 2016.

Fulton County exports up 23.3% since 2013

Fulton County exports increased 23.3 percent in the five-year period from 2013 to 2017, according to the International Trade Administration (ITA).

Analysis: Georgia posts 15th highest foreclosure rate in first quarter

One in 886 properties in Georgia started the foreclosure process during the first quarter of the year -- the 15th highest foreclosure rate in the nation, according to an ATTOM Data Solutions analysis of property data.

Fulton County exported $2.15 billion worth of goods in 2017

Fulton County exported $2.15 billion worth of goods in 2017, according to the U.S. Department of Commerce International Trade Administration (ITA), unchanged from 2016.

Cobb County exports up 46.1% since 2013

Cobb County exports increased 46.1 percent in the five-year period from 2013 to 2017, according to the International Trade Administration (ITA).

Which U.S. metro areas exported the most to Germany in 2017?

Chicago-Naperville-Elgin, IL-IN-WI metro ranks first in trade with Germany with exports of $2.14 billion in 2017, according to the International Trade Administration (ITA).

Gwinnett County exports down 14.1% since 2013

Gwinnett County exports decreased 14.1 percent in the five-year period from 2013 to 2017, according to the International Trade Administration (ITA).

Which U.S. metro areas exported the most to Singapore in 2017?

Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Roswell, GA metro ranks first in trade with Singapore with exports of $1.23 billion in 2017, according to the International Trade Administration (ITA).

Cobb County exported $2.15 billion worth of goods in 2017

Cobb County exported $2.15 billion worth of goods in 2017, according to the U.S. Department of Commerce International Trade Administration (ITA), unchanged from 2016.

Fayette County exports up 70.3% since 2013

Fayette County exports increased 70.3 percent in the five-year period from 2013 to 2017, according to the International Trade Administration (ITA).

Gwinnett County exported $2.15 billion worth of goods in 2017

Gwinnett County exported $2.15 billion worth of goods in 2017, according to the U.S. Department of Commerce International Trade Administration (ITA), unchanged from 2016.

DeKalb County exports up 0.7% since 2013

DeKalb County exports increased 0.7 percent in the five-year period from 2013 to 2017, according to the International Trade Administration (ITA).

Fayette County exported $0.89 billion worth of goods in 2017

Fayette County exported $0.89 billion worth of goods in 2017, according to the U.S. Department of Commerce International Trade Administration (ITA), an increase of 34.8 percent from $0.66 billion in 2016.

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