Topic: Economy

Governor Wolf Announces New Approvals for Low-interest Loans to Support 11 Small Business Projects and More Than 125 New Jobs

Governor Wolf announced new low-interest loan approvals made by the Pennsylvania Industrial Development Authority (PIDA) program for 11 small business projects in nine counties across the commonwealth that will help retain more than 800 jobs and create more than 125 new jobs within three years.

Pennsylvania Establishes New Apprenticeship Program

Governor Wolf announced a new pre-apprenticeship and apprenticeship program through the Department of Community and Economic Development (DCED) that will enable more Pennsylvania employers to develop the specialized training their workers need to close skills gaps in the workplace, while also providing rewarding career pathways for students and adults.