Missouri Minute: Nixon signs and vetoes bills, New incubator set to open

Here are today’s top business headlines from across Missouri:

Gov. Jay Nixon signs, vetoes slew of bills

Gov. Jay Nixon took action on 15 bills Tuesday, signing seven and vetoing eight. Read more

North Kansas City’s first business incubator set to open in July

A small-business training ground, iWerx, will begin operating out of a 33,000-square-foot space in North Kansas City beginning in July. Read more

Regional officials unveil St. Louis export initiative

Amidst the backdrop of flattening global trade growth, Brexit and U.S. presidential candidate Donald Trump’s threats to scrap international trade deals, area leaders on Tuesday unveiled a new plan to grow the St. Louis region’s exports. Read more

Here’s how Volkswagen’s $15B settlement would affect Missourians

German automaking giant Volkswagen AG will pay as much as $15.3 billion related to cheating U.S. diesel emissions testing protocols. Locally, the nationwide settlement applies to 8,750 vehicles sold in Missouri. Read more

Cycling keeps riding forward thanks to more infrastructure and interest

Day and night, through the streets and on Katy Trail, Missouri residents are choosing to ride bicycles over cars for their preferred mode of travel. Read more

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