News for January 2014

New Orleans, shopping draws Brazilian visitors

New Orleans, shopping draws Brazilian visitors

January 31, 2014 Latest News

BY: Greg LaRose, Editor New Orleans CityBusinessIf your retail business is looking to tap into the growth in spending from international visitors coming to Louisiana, you might want to consider what appeals to shoppers in Brazil.A record $32.7 millio… Read More »

AH&LA Unveils 2014 Agenda for Growth

AH&LA Unveils 2014 Agenda for Growth

January 30, 2014 Latest News

WASHINGTON, DC—The American Hotel & Lodging Association (AH&LA) has unveiled its Pro-Growth Policy Agenda for 2014, highlighting the key areas on which the U.S. lodging industry will focus its advocacy efforts.AH&LA and its members… Read More »

All flights canceled at Lakefront and Louis Armstrong International airports, mayor says

All flights canceled at Lakefront and Louis Armstrong International airports, mayor says

January 28, 2014 Latest News

By Jed Lipinski, NOLA.com | The Times-Picayune All flights into and out of Lakefront Airport and Louis Armstrong International Airport have been canceled through Wednesday, Mayor Mitch Landrieu said in a news conference Tuesday (Jan. 28)"The airlines… Read More »

ALL JEFFERSON PARISH GOVERNMENT OFFICES TO CLOSE TUESDAY

ALL JEFFERSON PARISH GOVERNMENT OFFICES TO CLOSE TUESDAY

January 27, 2014 Latest News

All Jefferson Parish Government offices will be closed Tuesday, January 28, 2014. Parish government employees, with the exception of Emergency Management and necessary Public Works personnel, should not report to work on Tuesday. Parish employees sh… Read More »

Storm Warnings:  Stay off of the streets

Storm Warnings: Stay off of the streets

January 27, 2014 Latest News

Following are highlights from Mayor Landrieu’s just press conference:· He has declared a state of emergency for the City.· Status has moved from “storm warning” to “storm watch”.· City Hall is officially closed … Read More »