Ten renowned researchers are coming to Texas universities as a result of the inaugural grants under Gov. Greg Abbott's university research initiative.


A Canada-based full-service environmental and industrial services company opened its newest facility in Pearland in order to establish a foothold in the growing U.S. Gulf Coast market.


Governor Greg Abbott weighs in on why the Lone Star State is a top state for business.


CNBC's Scott Cohn reveals the Top of the Top States on the Closing Bell as Texas snags the number one spot as the Top State for Business over the last decade.

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The Lone Star State is No. 2 this year on CNBC's “America's Top States for Business” list.


Texas ranks No. 1 in sustainable development by Site Selection Magazine.


Texas launched an aggressive digital and social media advertising campaign in the U.K. over the 4th of July weekend to remind the world that the Lone Star State is “Wide Open for Business.”


Texas makes the grade when it comes to small-business friendliness. In largest study of its kind, skilled professionals rate Texas highest for Small Business Friendliness 2016.


Texas is only one of two states that have won a Shovel Award from Area Development magazine every year for the 11 years the award has been in existence, recognizing its job-creation and investment-attraction efforts.


Through industrial diversification, Texas has been able to overcome a decline in economic output resulting from lower oil prices and continues to court companies with its pro-business know-how.