Alabama’s unemployment rate decreased from 6.7 in September to 5.8 percent in October.
Revive Plus is the second wave of funding for organizations with 50 or fewer employees and will award grants of up to $20,000 for expenses.
Each program will assist Alabama’s agriculture with costs associated with disruptions experienced due to COVID-19.
Job seekers will have the opportunity to connect with employers from 10 different industries.
The goal of the new program is to give companies new internet marketing tools to elevate their profiles and win business in foreign markets.
There were 8,764 new unemployment claims filed in Alabama last week, up from 7,060 the previous week.
Although general optimism remained steady, uncertainty among small business owners spiked.
The next-generation Tucson, Hyundai's best-selling U.S. model, will be built in Montgomery.
The bulk distribution facility will allow Lowe’s to provide quicker deliveries to customers across Alabama and the Southeast.
The company has purchased more than 1 million square feet of new warehouse and office space in the city.