Indiana's governor is planning economic development trips to Israel and Europe that will include taking the first nonstop commercial flight from Paris to Indianapolis in May.
Indianapolis submitted a joint bid with suburb Fishers. Their bid made the cut among 238 total proposals from cities in Canada, the U.S. and Mexico.
At a forum Thursday night two issues kept coming up - a lack of transparency, and an unwillingness between the city council and the Mayor to collaborate.
Manufacturers say they're struggling to find skilled workers and they want the state to offer incentives for people to move to Indiana.
The Swedish furniture maker opened its doors Wednesday morning.
The Asian nation backs more business in Indiana than in any other state – especially in the automotive sector, at Honda, Toyota, Subaru and their suppliers.
Indianapolis could meet Amazon's real estate, infrastructure and demographic criteria, analysts say, but will have trouble with the workforce requirements.
The council is required to approve a budget by the end of December. But Bennett says they’ll probably have one figured out by November.
The Indiana delegation includes the mayors of Columbus, Crawfordsville, Seymour, Shelbyville and Vincennes.
The move would create about 100 new jobs in Gary.