Chamber News

Monday, April 6, 2020

The United States Department of Labor (DOL) issued guidelines Thursday on the unemployment insurance (UI) provisions in the CARES Act.

Tuesday, March 31, 2020

The University of Arkansas Small Business and Technology Development Center and the Northwest Arkansas Council are partnering on a Small Business Emergency Assistance program – an effort to support small businesses and nonprofits in the region impacted by the coronavirus.

Monday, March 30, 2020

Congress passed the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act on March 27 allocating $350 billion to help small businesses keep workers employed amid the pandemic and economic downturn. 

Thursday, March 26, 2020

Support for Your Employees during COVID-19 Crisis

Thursday, March 26, 2020

Joint Statement of Northwest Arkansas Banks

Friday, March 20, 2020

Arkansas will tap Community Development Block Grant funds and the state’s Quick Action Closing Fund to support small businesses and nonprofits that are struggling during the COVID-19 pandemic, Governor Asa Hutchinson announced during a press conference at the Capitol.

Friday, March 20, 2020

Governor Asa Hutchinson has directed the Arkansas Department of Commerce to expedite unemployment benefits to assist Arkansans whose employment status may be impacted by the COVID-19 outbreak, he announced at a press conference on Tuesday.

Thursday, March 19, 2020

A message to the Northwest Arkansas community from your regional healthcare providers: Arkansas Children’s Northwest, Mercy, Northwest Health System, Washington Regional Medical Center UAMS Northwest and the Veterans HealthCare System of the Ozarks. 

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