development

Wish Minnesota had a higher profile in the world? You're not alone. Many local leaders feel the same way, which is why some have joined forces in an advisory committee to bring the World's Fair here. Heading the group is Minnesota Secretary of State Mark Ritchie. Honorary co-chairs include Walter Mondale and Arne Carlson. Read More
In Asian cities such as Taipei and Bangkok, residents and visitors alike enjoy sprawling, family-friendly outdoor night markets full of tasty snacks, unique merchandise, and fresh fruit and flowers. Starting in the spring of 2014, the Twin Cities will get its own version of these markets thanks to efforts by the St. Read More
Emerging businesses can often get a leg up in Minnesota thanks to the Department of Employment and Economic Development (DEED). Read More