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TAG: Hawaii Tourism
October 14, 2017

Hawai‘i Tourism Authority Awards $3.5 Million to Hawaiian Programs

The Hawai‘i Tourism Authority (HTA) is providing funding of more than $3.5 million to 124 programs that are perpetuating Hawaiian culture, protecting natural resources and showcasing community events in 2018.
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August 16, 2017

New Hawai‘i Data Book Released

The Department of Business, Economic Development and Tourism (DBEDT) today released the 2016 edition of the State of Hawaii Data Book.
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May 14, 2017

Ka‘u Coffee Festival Percolating May 19 to 28

The Ka‘u Coffee Festival is back for its ninth annual celebration of local brew.
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April 20, 2017

Hawai‘i Volcanoes National Park Tourists Spend Nearly $2 Million

A new National Park Service report reveals that spending by 1,887,580 visitors had a cumulative benefit to the local economy of $199,923,400.
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March 08, 2017

‘How to Start a Business in Hawai’i’

The West Hawai‘i Small Business Development Center will once again be presenting its "How to Start a Business in Hawai'i" workshop.
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March 07, 2017

Shaka Tea Poised for Expansion

Shaka Tea, the first line of iced teas brewed from Hawaiian-grown māmaki, has closed its first angel round of investment.
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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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January 13, 2017

Big Island Visitors Bureau Changes Name

The Big Island Visitors Bureau officially changed its name to the Island of Hawaii Visitors Bureau (IHVB) at the end of 2016, according to the bureau's website.
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January 11, 2017

Hawai‘i’s Biosecurity Plan Finalized

The threats of invasive species are real and threaten our way of life.
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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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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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September 23, 2016

Hilo to Host Hawai‘i’s First Global AgriTourism Symposium

Industry experts from Hawai‘i, New Zealand and Japan will share their forecasts, trends and tips on how they compete on a global stage.
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August 02, 2016

Hawai‘i Tourism Conference Expands

The Hawai‘i Tourism Conference, Sept. 26 to 30, is expanding to a weeklong event with a focus on a more interactive format that fosters attendee engagement.
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June 14, 2016

Virgin Airlines Begins LA–Maui Flights Today

Virgin America's nonstop daily flights from Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) to Kahului Airport (OGG) began today.
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May 31, 2016

Visitor Numbers Up .8 %, Spending Up 13.1%

Hawai‘i Island experienced little growth in visitor arrivals (+.8%) in April 2016, but a notable gain in visitor expenditures (+13.1%).
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