The recent edition of "In Business" magazine reports that the world’s largest solar eneregy project located near Primm is providing 480 laborer psotions on site, and that 10 to 15% of the workers come from Clark County. In addition to union labor, who must come from’San Berardino County first,,there will also be about 220 executive and other positions. At its peak, the project will employ about 1,400 construction workers such as carpenters, desertt biologists, engineers, and others.
That same magazine discussed current projections that over the next five years, McCarran International Airport will be among the nations’ fastest -growing airports. Components to attract growth include stratgies to attract international travel from and to Canada, Mexico, and Latin America.
45% of of those respnding to a poll done the last week in August 2011 statted that they expdected thier business to make a profit this year. 11% weren’t sure, and 43% didn’t know whether they would be profitable in 2011.