NJBIZ - en-us Copyright 2018 NJBIZ Mon, 19 Mar 2018 04:00:17 EST Mon, 19 Mar 2018 04:00:17 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180319/NJBIZ01/180319854&source=RSS The good news on prescription drug spending The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services issued an analysis of projected U. S. health spending for 2017-2026, calling for 5. 5 percent growth in national health spending. Sun, 18 Mar 2018 21:58:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180319/NJBIZ01/180319854&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180319/NJBIZ01/180319855&source=RSS Cybersecurity Plan for the worst, and expect to be hacked despite all best efforts Cyberattacks on American businesses large and small regularly bubble up in the mainstream press, but having to deal with such incidents &#8212 before, during or all-too-often after the fact &#8212 are a daily fact of life for company executives and entrepreneurs. Sun, 18 Mar 2018 21:36:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180319/NJBIZ01/180319855&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180319/NJBIZ01/180319856&source=RSS Heated debate The saga continues. Sun, 18 Mar 2018 21:17:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180319/NJBIZ01/180319856&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180319/NJBIZ01/180319857&source=RSS Tree-trimming No ornaments required Utilities aren't the only ones facing questions about power outages. Sun, 18 Mar 2018 21:11:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180319/NJBIZ01/180319857&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180319/NJBIZ01/180319859&source=RSS Surviving the next Sandy After successive winter storms left thousands of New Jerseyans without power for extended periods, residents could be forgiven for asking Have we made any progress in bolstering the state's power grid in the six years since Superstorm Sandy? Sun, 18 Mar 2018 21:02:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180319/NJBIZ01/180319859&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180319/NJBIZ01/180319860&source=RSS Solar energy may see sunnier days ahead Kyle Rawlings&#8217 face lit up when Gov. Phil Murphy committed to expanding solar-energy generation in New Jersey, but the CEO of Flemington-based Advanced Solar Products knows some clouds still linger on the industry horizon. Sun, 18 Mar 2018 20:54:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180319/NJBIZ01/180319860&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180319/NJBIZ01/180319861&source=RSS A 180 on wind The political winds have shifted in New Jersey, and that might get some turbines turning. Sun, 18 Mar 2018 20:44:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180319/NJBIZ01/180319861&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180319/NJBIZ01/180319862&source=RSS The kids are alright at Asbury Park festival Tom Bernard didn't just grow up a casual consumer of the Asbury Park arts scene. He was raised by it. Sun, 18 Mar 2018 20:33:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180319/NJBIZ01/180319862&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180319/NJBIZ01/180319863&source=RSS All aboard! A partnership between Rutgers University and railroad agencies is training future engineers and other rail professionals with an eye toward improving safety. Sun, 18 Mar 2018 20:24:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180319/NJBIZ01/180319863&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180319/NJBIZ01/180319864&source=RSS Murphy's first budget draws business backlash Gov. Phil Murphy's call for raising taxes and closing tax loopholes in his first budget address predictably raised the ire of state Republicans. Sun, 18 Mar 2018 19:39:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180319/NJBIZ01/180319864&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180319/NJBIZ01/180319866&source=RSS Doctors welcome competition from hospital systems Competition is about to heat up in ambulatory and outpatient care, and independent doctor networks say they&#8217re prepared. Sun, 18 Mar 2018 19:29:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180319/NJBIZ01/180319866&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180319/NJBIZ01/180319867&source=RSS Supreme Court to set odds on legalized sports betting The NCAA Men&#8217s Basketball Championship is the epitome of a money machine. The annual extravaganza known as March Madness, which tipped off at arenas across the U. S. on March 15, generates billions upon billions of dollars from myriad revenue streams including corporate sponsorships, television rights, fees and travel, and hospitality, to. . . Sun, 18 Mar 2018 16:57:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180319/NJBIZ01/180319867&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180319/PRINT/180319868&source=RSS March 19, 2018 Edition of NJBIZ Sun, 18 Mar 2018 16:53:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180319/PRINT/180319868&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180316/NJBIZ01/180319869&source=RSS Johnson Johnson receives 2.1B offer for diabetes products unit New Brunswick-based Johnson Johnson has received a 2. 1 billion offer from private equity firm Platinum Equity to acquire its diabetes monitoring equipment division, LifeScan. Fri, 16 Mar 2018 16:21:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180316/NJBIZ01/180319869&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180316/NJBIZ01/180319871&source=RSS 10. Gateway Project to seek legal, financial advisers The Gateway Program Development Corp. , the conglomerate overseeing the 30 billion rail improvement project in New York and New Jersey, is set to issue requests for information to financial and legal advisers in the coming weeks. Fri, 16 Mar 2018 15:26:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180316/NJBIZ01/180319871&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180316/NJBIZ01/180319872&source=RSS 9. Amazon to lay off 36 Jersey City employees, transfer 41 Amazon will lay off 36 Jersey City employees and transfer 41 others to its offices in Newark and New York City, effective May 31. Fri, 16 Mar 2018 15:26:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180316/NJBIZ01/180319872&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180316/NJBIZ01/180319873&source=RSS 8. Murphy vows not to raise fares on NJ Transit trains, buses New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy vowed not to raise fares on NJ Transit trains and buses Wednesday during a meeting with the agency&#8217s Board of Directors. Fri, 16 Mar 2018 15:25:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180316/NJBIZ01/180319873&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180316/NJBIZ01/180319874&source=RSS 7. NJPP advocates restoring individual mandate A New Jersey think tank says the state could see 1 million residents without health care coverage in the next decade, if the state does not pass S-1877 or companion bill S-1878, which would essentially restore the individual mandate under the Affordable Care Act. Fri, 16 Mar 2018 15:24:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180316/NJBIZ01/180319874&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180316/NJBIZ01/180319875&source=RSS 6. RWJBarnabas to open additional physician centers this year RWJBarnabas Health is planning to build on its expansion into ambulatory and outpatient care this year, as it plans to open an additional seven outpatient offices to provide both primary and specialty care. Fri, 16 Mar 2018 15:23:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180316/NJBIZ01/180319875&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180316/NJBIZ01/180319876&source=RSS 5. NJ pharma company to sell generic version of Tamiflu Piscataway-based Camber Pharmaceuticals is set to sell a cheaper version of Tamiflu under the generic name Oseltamivir Phosphate Capsules. Fri, 16 Mar 2018 15:22:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180316/NJBIZ01/180319876&source=RSS