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Amazon has announced plans to open an office in Hudson Yards to house 1,500 employees. (Photo: jetcityimage/iStock) Read More.
City officials want to impose rent regulations on commercial property. (Photo: huePhotography/iStock) Read More.
New York’s richest giveaway is the annual $420 million state subsidy to the film and television industries. (Photo: wdstock/iStock) Read More.
NYC comptroller Scott Stringer has issued a report about the rising rates of commercial vacancy in neighborhoods across the city. (Photo: Spencer Platt/Getty Images) Read More.
Before he ended his campaign for president, Mayor de Blasio announced his support for a “robot tax.” Photo: Traimak_Ivan/iStock Read More.
News that a beloved pizza parlor in Brooklyn had been seized by the state for nonpayment of taxes surprised many aficionados of the Midwood eatery, including Mayor de Blasio. Read More.
Mayor de Blasio and others tout the $15 minimum wage in New York City as an example for the nation. Read More.
The city council passed a first-in-the-nation law last week, prohibiting most employers from testing prospective new hires for marijuana. Read More.
Two years ago, Mayor de Blasio announced a plan to create 100,000 “good-paying jobs.” Read More.
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