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May 10, 2017

Hu Honua Reaches Agreement with HELCO on Biomass Plant

Hu Honua can resume construction on its half-completed facility and begin delivering clean, firm renewable energy by the end of 2018.
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April 25, 2017

DOCARE Officer Recruitment Underway

The DLNR Division of Conservation and Resources Enforcement is recruiting candidates to fill approximately 25 enforcement officer positions.
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March 23, 2017

Hawai‘i County Unemployment Rate 3.2%

The not-seasonally-adjusted unemployment rate for Hawai‘i Island was 3.2% in February 2017, .2% less than the previous month...
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March 17, 2017

Big Island Unemployment Rate at 3.4% in January

The unemployment rate for Hawai‘i County was 3.4% in January, up slightly from December 2016's 3.1% and down .4% from January 2016.
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January 24, 2017

Hawaiʻi County Unemployment Rate 3.1% in December

Hawaiʻi County’s 3.1% unemployment rate for December was slightly lower than the 3.4% last month and lower than the 3.6% reported at the same time last year.
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January 21, 2017

Big Island Company Finalist in Entrepreneurial Competition

Blue Ocean Mariculture, an open ocean mariculture company operating out of Kailua-Kona, is a nominee for HVCA's "Island Innovator of the Year" category.
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December 16, 2016

Hawaiʻi Unemployment Rate 3%, Lowest since 2007

The State of Hawaiʻi’s 3% unemployment rate for November is the lowest rate since October 2007.
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December 05, 2016

How to Start a Business in Hawai‘i Workshop

The West Hawai'i Small Business Development Center will present its "How to Start a Business in Hawai'i" workshop on Dec. 14.
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December 02, 2016

Hawai‘i Coffee Company’s New Million Dollar Coffee Roaster

Hawai‘i Coffee Company blessed their million dollar investment in a new coffee roaster to improve the company's capacity and to create more jobs.
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November 21, 2016

Report: Hawaiʻi Economy Continues to Grow

The DBEDT released its fourth quarter statistical and economic report and says stable growth remains for Hawaiʻi's economy
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November 19, 2016

Hawaiʻi Unemployment Rate 3.7% in October

Hawaiʻi County’s 3.7% unemployment rate for October remained the same as a month earlier, but lower than the and the 4.1% reported at the same time last year.
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October 23, 2016

Hawai‘i County Unemployment Rate 3.7% in September

Hawai‘i County’s 3.7% unemployment rate for September was down slightly from the 4.1% reported a month earlier, and down from the 4.3% reported at the same time last year.
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October 13, 2016

Statewide Employment Projected to Expand by 5.6%

Education and Health Services, the state’s largest industry, will add the most number of jobs, picking up 12,170 jobs—almost 1/3 of the state's total increase.
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December 23, 2015

State Announces 26% Reduction in 2016 Unemployment Taxes

The Hawai‘i State Department of Labor & Industrial Relations today announced a 26% average drop in unemployment insurance contribution rates, resulting in employers paying $50 million less in taxes, or $100 less per employee on average for 2016.
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December 18, 2015

Hawai‘i Sees Lowest Unemployment Rate Since Jan. 2008

The state's seasonally adjusted unemployment rate for November was 3.2%, down from 3.3% in October.
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