Economy

The tally represents only a slice of the economic gut punch caused by the virus, but naming the businesses hurt puts a human face on the numbers

Brian McGowan says greater Seattle’s unified public-private efforts to address the coronavirus-fueled downturn will help speed the recovery

The state follows a record-setting national trend

The state follows a record-setting national trend

All nonessential businesses are ordered closed for at least two weeks, although employees will be allowed to continue working remotely

The Seattle company joins competitors Redfin and OpenDoor in putting the brakes on internet home purchases in reaction to the coronavirus crisis

The Seattle company joins competitors Redfin and OpenDoor in putting the brakes on internet home purchases in reaction to the coronavirus crisis

More filings are expected in the near future under the law, which requires employers with 100 or more employees to notify state officials when layoffs are occurring

More filings are expected under the law, which requires employers with 100 or more employees to notify state officials when layoffs are occurring

Greater Seattle Partners is co-sponsoring an online poll to gather data that will be used to speed recovery

Greater Seattle Partners is co-sponsoring an online poll to gather data that will be used to help speed recovery

A study by the Seattle Chamber and Community Attributes says ‘all industries will be negatively affected through 2020.’

A study by the Seattle Chamber and Community Attributes says ‘all industries will be negatively affected through 2020'

Organizations step up to keep business humming and reassure customers and employees

Organizations step up to keep business humming and reassure customers and employees

The governor’s order also will require theaters, health and fitness clubs and similar venues to shut down

The governor’s order also will require theaters, health and fitness clubs and similar venues to shut down