NMEDD Press Releases - July 2014

Cabinet Secretary Alicia J. Keyes was recently interviewed on the KUNM radio program Women’s Focus.

New Mexico Releases Study on the Economic Impact of the State's Film Incentive Program

July 22, 2014

Santa Fe - Today, the New Mexico Film Office released the final Phase 1 report of a study on the economic impact of the state's film incentive program. The study finds that New Mexico continues to be among the most competitive, well-established states in the nation for the production of film and television programs, and production activity produced an estimated $0.43 in state and local taxes per dollar of incentive spending between FY2010 and FY2014.

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Application Process for New MainStreet and Frontier Communities is Now Open

July 09, 2014

Santa Fe - The New Mexico MainStreet Program is now accepting applications and background narratives for communities interested in becoming an "Emerging" MainStreet Community or a "Frontier" Community.

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Job Training Incentive Program Awards Seven Companies $708,167 in June to Create 99 Jobs in June

July 01, 2014

Santa Fe - The New Mexico Economic Development Department's Job Training Incentive Program (JTIP) Board approved $708,167 in funding, at its June meeting, to seven companies that will create 99 jobs around New Mexico with an average wage of $15.20. The next JTIP board meeting will be Friday, July 11, 2014 at the CNM Workforce Training Center in Albuquerque.

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New Mexico Receiving National and International Exposure for New Competitive Business Environment!

July 01, 2014

For the entire month of July, a 24-page piece the on advantages of doing business in New Mexico will be featured on every United Airlines flight. United Hemispheres magazine has a worldwide reach of more than 3.1 million people.

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