Regulations http://www.industryweek.com/taxonomy/term/6610/more en NAM/IndustryWeek 4Q Survey: Manufacturers Had a Good Year and Expect 2015 to Be Better http://www.industryweek.com/global-economy/namindustryweek-4q-survey-manufacturers-had-good-year-and-expect-2015-be-better <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>U.S. manufacturers finish 2014 with optimism surging and expectations for solid growth in 2015.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/global-economy/namindustryweek-4q-survey-manufacturers-had-good-year-and-expect-2015-be-better" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/global-economy/namindustryweek-4q-survey-manufacturers-had-good-year-and-expect-2015-be-better#comments Regulations Trade Finance Global Economy Leadership Workforce The Latest Mon, 08 Dec 2014 06:00:00 +0000 155081 at http://www.industryweek.com Airbus' Defense Unit Investigated for Alleged Bribery http://www.industryweek.com/regulations/airbus-defense-unit-investigated-alleged-bribery <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Airbus Defence and Space unit is being investigated for allegations of bribery involving contracts with Saudi Arabia and Romania.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/regulations/airbus-defense-unit-investigated-alleged-bribery" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/regulations/airbus-defense-unit-investigated-alleged-bribery#comments Regulations The Latest Wed, 03 Dec 2014 14:24:00 +0000 154811 at http://www.industryweek.com Why Business is Worried about EPA http://www.industryweek.com/regulations/why-business-worried-about-epa <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>The American public is disenchanted with a do-nothing Congress and an administration that operates through executive orders. For those who wanted action with regard to a host of regulatory issues facing U.S. businesses, they will get their wish. World War R is about to begin.<br /> </p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/regulations/why-business-worried-about-epa" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/regulations/why-business-worried-about-epa#comments Environment Legislation Regulations Global Economy Gold The Latest Mon, 01 Dec 2014 18:41:00 +0000 154631 at http://www.industryweek.com Ron Kirscht Builds Short-Run Expertise for Long-Run Success http://www.industryweek.com/leadership/ron-kirscht-builds-short-run-expertise-long-run-success <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Ron Kirscht, president of plastics molding firm Donnelly Custom Manufacturing, has built a successful business on short-run production expertise. He's a great advocate for U.S. manufacturing, but he's no cheerleader for America's rising tide of regulation.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/leadership/ron-kirscht-builds-short-run-expertise-long-run-success" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/leadership/ron-kirscht-builds-short-run-expertise-long-run-success#comments Energy Management Companies & Executives Regulations Leadership Manufacturing Leader of the Week Operations Workforce The Latest Sun, 23 Nov 2014 17:42:00 +0000 154101 at http://www.industryweek.com Daimler Benz, Volvo and MAN Part in Pricing Probe by EU http://www.industryweek.com/regulations/daimler-benz-volvo-and-man-part-pricing-probe-eu <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The companies have been formally notified they were under suspicion of breaching anti-trust rules. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/regulations/daimler-benz-volvo-and-man-part-pricing-probe-eu" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/regulations/daimler-benz-volvo-and-man-part-pricing-probe-eu#comments Regulations The Latest Fri, 21 Nov 2014 14:24:00 +0000 153971 at http://www.industryweek.com <p><em>Photo Courtesy of MAN&nbsp;</em></p> Keystone Pipeline Looks to Gain Ground with Republicans' Wins http://www.industryweek.com/legislation/keystone-pipeline-looks-gain-ground-republicans-wins <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Tuesday's midterm elections ushered in a new Republican majority in the Senate, and incoming leader Senator Mitch McConnell is believed to have enough votes to overcome blocking tactics by Democrats when he puts forward legislation requiring approval of the $5.3-billion project.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/legislation/keystone-pipeline-looks-gain-ground-republicans-wins" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/legislation/keystone-pipeline-looks-gain-ground-republicans-wins#comments Environment Legislation Regulations Global Economy The Latest Fri, 07 Nov 2014 11:22:00 +0000 152721 at http://www.industryweek.com <p>Senate Minority Leader U.S. Sen. Mitch McConnell (R-KY) greets students during a press conference at the University of Louisville Nov. 5, 2014, in Louisville, Ky. In a Thursday Wall Street Journal op-ed written with House Speaker John Boehner, McConnell said energy bills, including Keystone, would see early votes.</p> Credit Win McNamee, Getty Images Three California Manufacturers Share Growth Plans, Frustrations http://www.industryweek.com/blog/three-california-manufacturers-share-growth-plans-frustrations <div class="node-body blog-body"><div></div><p>In my last blog post, I reported on Dan DiMicco&rsquo;s <a href="http://www.industryweek.com/blog/dan-dimicco-four-steps-needed-job-creation">keynote address</a> on job creation at the third &ldquo;Manufacturing in the Golden State &ndash; Making California Thrive&rdquo; economic summit held October 16 in San Diego. The purpose of the summit was to discuss how several national and California policies are threatening the growth and prosperity of California manufacturers and what policies should be changed to help them grow and thrive.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/inside-california-manufacturing">Inside California Manufacturing</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/blog/three-california-manufacturers-share-growth-plans-frustrations" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/blog/three-california-manufacturers-share-growth-plans-frustrations#comments Competitiveness Regulations Global Economy Inside California Manufacturing Fri, 31 Oct 2014 15:04:00 +0000 152111 at http://www.industryweek.com Dan DiMicco: The Four Steps Needed for Job Creation http://www.industryweek.com/blog/dan-dimicco-four-steps-needed-job-creation <div class="node-body blog-body"><div></div>Manufacturing leader Dan DiMicco cites dire unemployment picture in U.S. and prescribes a four-step plan for job creation.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/inside-california-manufacturing">Inside California Manufacturing</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/blog/dan-dimicco-four-steps-needed-job-creation" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/blog/dan-dimicco-four-steps-needed-job-creation#comments Competitiveness Labor / Employment Policy Public Policy Regulations Trade Global Economy Workforce Inside California Manufacturing Wed, 29 Oct 2014 15:20:00 +0000 151851 at http://www.industryweek.com Why Washington Is Clamping Down on Corporate Inversions http://www.industryweek.com/corporate-finance-tax/why-washington-clamping-down-corporate-inversions <div class="field-byline"> Abraham Reshtick and Curtis Beaulieu, Bracewell &amp; Giuliani </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The combination of inversion activity reaching new heights and the Congressional deadlock has caused the Obama Administration to act unilaterally in an effort to make inversions less attractive.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/corporate-finance-tax/why-washington-clamping-down-corporate-inversions" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/corporate-finance-tax/why-washington-clamping-down-corporate-inversions#comments Corporate Finance & Tax Regulations Finance Global Economy The Latest Wed, 29 Oct 2014 14:50:00 +0000 151821 at http://www.industryweek.com iStock ExxonMobil’s $1.5 Billion Judgment Suspended http://www.industryweek.com/regulations/exxonmobil-s-15-billion-judgment-suspended <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The stay halts enforcement of an October 9 decision by the Washington-based International Centre For Settlement of Investment Disputes that ruled Venezuela must pay the oil giant for seizing control of the project in 2007.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/regulations/exxonmobil-s-15-billion-judgment-suspended" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/regulations/exxonmobil-s-15-billion-judgment-suspended#comments Regulations The Latest Tue, 28 Oct 2014 15:09:00 +0000 151741 at http://www.industryweek.com <p><em>Copyright Scott Olson, Getty Images</em></p>