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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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Funding for Commercial Property Owners Through C-PACE Capital
Hawaii Green Infrastructure Authority — Hawaii joined thirty-nine other states when Governor Ige signed Act 183 (SLH 2022) into law authorizing Commercial Property Assessed Financing (C-PACE) in Hawaii.
Funding for Commercial Property Owners Through C-PACE Capital
June 2022 Visitor Count Second Highest Since January 2020
According to preliminary visitor statistics released by DBEDT, a total of 842,927 visitors came to the Hawaiian Islands in June 2022, representing an 89 percent recovery from June 2019.
June 2022 Visitor Count Second Highest Since January 2020
Hawaii’s Unemployment Rate at 4.3 Percent in June
DBEDT today announced that the seasonally adjusted unemployment rate for June was 4.3 percent, compared to the revised rate of 4.1 percent in May.
Hawaii’s Unemployment Rate at 4.3 Percent in June
Gov. Ige Joins Ceremonies Marking Milestones for Two Maui Affordable Housing Projects
Hawaii Housing Finance & Development Corporation — Gov. David Ige participated Tuesday, July 19, 2022, in ceremonies marking milestones for two Maui affordable housing projects.
Gov. Ige Joins Ceremonies Marking Milestones for Two Maui Affordable Housing Projects
State Launches New Program to Increase Access to Capital for Small Businesses
DBEDT today announced the launch of a new program to increase access to credit for small businesses and nonprofits statewide.
State Launches New Program to Increase Access to Capital for Small Businesses
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