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When it comes to bringing your goods and services to the international marketplace, consider Maryland your gateway. State exports reached a record high of $12.2 billion in 2014, up from $11.8 billion in 2013, the Maryland Department of Business and Economic Development (DBED) announced Thursday. How did Maryland do it? Much of that answer

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Demand for cybersecurity products and services extend well beyond our nation’s borders. For companies looking to capitalize on international interest in cyber defense, the Maryland Department of Business and Economic Development (DBED) is here to help. DBED and the U.S. Commercial Service in Baltimore will host a webinar at 10 a.m. on

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Maryland is known across the globe for its innovative medical industry. Nowhere is that more apparent than at MEDICA, the world’s largest medical trade show held every year in Dusseldorf, Germany. Maryland Department of Business and Economic Development (DBED) Secretary Dominick Murray is leading a delegation of eight Maryland medical companies

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Hungry for information technology, the international marketplace is increasingly looking to Maryland. Demand is particularly strong in Asia and Latin America. The United States continues to negotiate the Trans-Pacific Partnership, a proposed trade agreement with Australia, Brunei, Chile, Canada, Japan, Malaysia, Mexico, New Zealand, Peru, Singapore and Vietnam. And among

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In this increasingly globalized world, Maryland companies are extending their reach beyond traditional trading partners. Business opportunities in the developing world are greater than ever. Governor Martin O’Malley’s International Advisory Council, founded in 2009, is keenly aware of the challenges facing Maryland companies looking to work with new trading partners.

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El Salvador is Central America’s smallest country, but a new deal with the state of Maryland signals the potential for big economic growth. Governor Martin O’Malley arrived in El Salvador yesterday, becoming the first Maryland governor to do so. There, he signed a memorandum of understanding between the state and El

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November 14, 2013 (Baltimore, MD) – Governor Martin O’Malley announced today that EnerTech Capital Partners and Foundation Medical Partners (FMP) have been selected to receive funds through the State’s $84 million InvestMaryland program. The venture capital firms will invest $10 and $7 million each in young, innovative Maryland companies. As

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A new Amazon facility is expected to bring a major economic boost to Baltimore and the surrounding area. By the end of 2015, the Internet retailer plans to build a 1 million-square-foot fulfillment center in place of a former General Motors plant in Southeast Baltimore. The facility will create more than 1,000 full-time jobs. “[Workers] can

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Keep up with the latest statewide business and economic developments. Maryland colleges and universities fared well in the latest U.S. News and World Report rankings. The Baltimore Business Journal highlights the report, including a jump for Johns Hopkins University and top categorical rankings for the U.S. Naval Academy and the University of Maryland, Baltimore

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Robert Walker is Deputy Secretary of the Maryland Department of Business and Economic Development. Supporting Maryland manufacturing is a top priority here at the Maryland Department of Business and Economic Development, and a recent event organized by Walmart shed some light on revitalizing industry in our state and across the

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