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The Department of Business, Economic Development & Tourism is Hawaii’s resource center for economic and statistical data, business development opportunities, energy and conservation information, and foreign trade advantages.

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Hawaii’s Leading Tech Job Fair Returns in 2022
Hawaii Technology Development Corp. — HTDC is bringing back its annual Tech Job Fair after a two-year hiatus, through a local partnership with the Chamber of Commerce Hawaii and its “Hawaii is Hiring initiative”.
Hawaii’s Leading Tech Job Fair Returns in 2022
Proposals to be Re-solicited for Hawaii Tourism Marketing & Management in the United States
The Hawaii Tourism Authority issued a request for proposals in October for a contractor to provide tourism destination brand marketing and management services for the United States commencing January 1, 2022. At the end of a months-long process, an initial award was rescinded.
Proposals to be Re-solicited for Hawaii Tourism Marketing & Management in the United States
Visitor Spending for November 2021 Decreased 11.5 Percent from Pre-pandemic November 2019
According to preliminary visitor statistics released by DBEDT, total spending by visitors who came to the islands in November 2021 was $1.18 billion.
Visitor Spending for November 2021 Decreased 11.5 Percent from Pre-pandemic November 2019
Christmas Movie Written by Creative Lab Hawaii Screenwriting Fellow Premieres on Lifetime Television Network December 23rd
As a writer, Hawaii Island's Amy Bircher found you don't need a snow-covered landscape to create a successful Christmas movie for television.
Christmas Movie Written by Creative Lab Hawaii Screenwriting Fellow Premieres on Lifetime Television Network December 23rd
Affordable Connectivity Program Will Bring Long-Term Broadband Access to Hawaii Residents
As the COVID-19 pandemic moves us deeper into a digital world, internet connectivity is more critical than ever to access essential services including education and healthcare.
Affordable Connectivity Program Will Bring Long-Term Broadband Access to Hawaii Residents
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