malta http://wamc.org en Neighbors Get Peek Inside GlobalFoundries At Open House http://wamc.org/post/neighbors-get-peek-inside-globalfoundries-open-house <p>GlobalFoundries hosted an open house at its computer chip fabrication facility in the Saratoga County town of Malta Monday evening.&nbsp;</p><p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">GlobalFoundries</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;</span>held the event to&nbsp;allow&nbsp;workers’&nbsp;families and community members to see the facility and get a better understanding of how the company and its Fab 8 semiconductor manufacturing facility&nbsp;operate.</p> Tue, 12 Nov 2013 21:21:35 +0000 Lucas Willard 77625 at http://wamc.org Neighbors Get Peek Inside GlobalFoundries At Open House President Obama Plans Visit to Capital Region http://wamc.org/post/president-obama-plans-visit-capital-region <div><p>President Barack Obama is slated to visit Saratoga County next week to speak on jobs and emerging technology.</p><p>The president will visit the Global Foundries chip plant in Malta, his third visit to the Capital Region since taking office. He is expected to draw attention to ways in which the government and private companies can work together to spur new high-tech industries.</p><p>President Obama has previously visited General Electric in Schenectady and Hudson Valley Community College in Troy.</p> Fri, 04 May 2012 12:10:00 +0000 Ian Pickus 38272 at http://wamc.org President Obama Plans Visit to Capital Region