Business week ahead



MONDAY: Treasury releases federal budget for February, 2 p.m.

TUESDAY: Commerce Department releases retail sales data for February, 8:30 a.m., and business inventories for January, 10 a.m.; Labor Department releases job openings and labor turnover survey for January, 10 a.m.; Federal Reserve policymakers meet to set interest rates

THURSDAY: Labor Department releases weekly jobless claims and Producer Price Index for February, 8:30 a.m.

FRIDAY: Labor Department releases Consumer Price Index for February, 8:30 a.m.; Federal Reserve releases industrial production for February, 9:15 a.m.


MONDAY: Columbia County Chamber of Commerce Business After Hours; 5-7 p.m.; Security Federal Bank, 7004 Evans Town Center Blvd., $25, free for members, (706) 651-0018

WEDNESDAY: State of the Board of Workers’ Compensation update; 11:45 a.m.; Augusta Marriott at the Convention Center, 2 10th St.; (706) 722-0493

THURSDAY: Greater North Augusta Chamber of Commerce Women in Business, fashion show by Belk; 3:30 p.m.; North Augusta Community Center, 495 Brookside Ave.; (803) 279-2323



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