The Herald-Dispatch Business RSS 2014-07-23T08:02:04-04:00 urn:uuid:4b702eaf-b9ae-41f1-ab78-45b2b5bc602f Original content available for non-commercial use under a Creative Commons license (Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs 3.0 Unported), except where noted. Poca Valley Bank hosts event The Herald-Dispatch http://www.herald-dispatch.com/business/2014+0722_putnamchamber 2014-07-22T00:00:00-04:00 <p>WINFIELD, W.Va. -- The Putnam County Chamber of Commerce's August Business Before Business will take place at Poca Valley Bank in Winfield from 7:30-9 a.m. on Friday, Aug. 1. </p> Nippon Tungsten executives visit The Herald-Dispatch http://www.herald-dispatch.com/business/2014+0722_HADCO 2014-07-22T00:12:38-04:00 <p> A luncheon for Nippon Tungsten&#39;s Chairman Shozo Yoshida, who is retiring this year, was recently held at the company&#39;s only U.S. operation in Barboursville. On hand were (from left) Dr. Shigeya Sakaguchi, executive managing director of the Sales and Marketing Division of Nippon Tungsten; Ryuichi &quot;Rick&quot; Sakamoto, president of Nippon Tungsten USA.; Chairman Shozo Yoshida; and Steve Golder, immediate past chairman of the Huntington Area Development Council.</p> Next entrepreneur competition to take place in Louisville The Herald-Dispatch http://www.herald-dispatch.com/business/2014+0722_BC-KY-Entrepr 2014-07-22T00:00:00-04:00 <p>LOUISVILLE, Ky. -- The state is continuing its competitions for people who have business ideas and want to pitch them to potential investors. </p> US stocks slip to start the week; Six Flags sinks The Herald-Dispatch http://www.herald-dispatch.com/business/2014+0722_+Wallstreet 2014-07-22T00:00:00-04:00 <p>NEW YORK -- The stock market started the week with a slight loss on Monday as investors weighed a mixed batch of corporate earnings against mounting political turmoil. </p> Severstal selling US plant to AK Steel The Herald-Dispatch http://www.herald-dispatch.com/business/2014+0722_severstal 2014-07-22T00:00:00-04:00 <p>NEW YORK -- Russian steel company Severstal is exiting the U.S. market, selling a pair of steel plants to AK Steel and Steel Dynamics for about $2.33 billion. </p> Ohio gas prices up to start week The Herald-Dispatch http://www.herald-dispatch.com/business/2014+0722_BC-OH-Gas 2014-07-22T00:00:00-04:00 <p>COLUMBUS, Ohio -- Ohio gas prices are up slightly to start the work week but remain below the national average. </p> Arch Coal idles mine complex in Va., Ky. The Herald-Dispatch http://www.herald-dispatch.com/business/2014+0722_BC-VA-ArchCoal 2014-07-22T00:00:00-04:00 <p>APPALACHIA, Va. -- Arch Coal says it is idling the Cumberland River Coal Company complex in Wise County, Virginia, and Letcher County, Kentucky. </p> Personnel The Herald-Dispatch http://www.herald-dispatch.com/business/2014+0720_personnel 2014-07-20T00:00:00-04:00 <p>HUNTINGTON -- Marc Williams, managing partner of Nelson Mullins Riley and Scarborough LLP's West Virginia office, has been selected by Law Business Research for its Who's Who Legal: Product Liability Defense 2014 directory. </p> Boggs Roofing uses latest technology to help in field SHANE ARRINGTON http://www.herald-dispatch.com/business/2014+0720_roofing 2014-07-20T07:51:26-04:00 <p> HUNTINGTON -- Fred Boggs has kept a roof over his family&#39;s head for nearly 25 years by keeping roofs over the heads of others.</p> Business news The Herald-Dispatch http://www.herald-dispatch.com/business/2014+0720_bizbriefs 2014-07-20T00:00:00-04:00 <p>ASHLAND -- King's Daughters Medical Center was recently recognized as one of the nation's Most Wired for Health Information Technology by Hospitals and Health Network's 16th annual Health Care's Most Wired Survey, and its heart surgery program was recently recognized by Consumer Reports. </p>