COVID-19 and Other Economic News Roundup for the Week of July 20

ICYMI - To help our investors keep track, we’ve compiled some of the top COVID-19 and other relevant economic news of the past week.  

 

BioUtah has published an overview on initiatives Utah companies are engaged in to fight the pandemic. “Utah’s life sciences industry is doing its part in the battle against COVID-19 by developing diagnostic and antibody tests, manufacturing testing supplies, procuring critical PPE, researching treatments, utilizing next generation sequencing, and innovating technologies and methods that could ultimately provide new tools to combat the virus.” More here.

 

Utah County has launched a $15 million Small Business Grant program to assist businesses (100 FTEs or less) that have been negatively impacted by COVID-19. More information at www.ucgrants.org.  Questions? Contact grants@mountainland.org or 801-229-3678.

 

In addition to our interview with Wes Swenson, here’s a trade publication story about the data center coming to West Jordan. 

 

 

 

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