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Hawaii’s October Unemployment Rate at 3.4 Percent
DBEDT today announced that the seasonally adjusted unemployment rate for October was 3.4 percent, compared to 3.5 percent in September.
Hawaii’s October Unemployment Rate at 3.4 Percent
Open Call for 2023 Creative Lab Hawaii Music Immersive Program Applications
Creative Lab Hawaii, founded by DBEDT's Creative Industries Division to accelerate new business and monetize opportunities for Hawaii's creative entrepreneurs is accepting applications for the 2023 Creative Lab Hawaii Music Immersive program.
Open Call for 2023 Creative Lab Hawaii Music Immersive Program Applications
September 2022 Total Visitor Count Was 95.5 Percent of the 2019 Level
According to preliminary visitor statistics released by DBEDT, a total of 703,270 visitors arrived in the Hawaiian Islands in September 2022, representing a 95.5 percent recovery from the same month in 2019.
September 2022 Total Visitor Count Was 95.5 Percent of the 2019 Level
Hawaii’s September Unemployment Rate at 3.5 Percent
DBEDT today announced that the seasonally adjusted unemployment rate for September was 3.5 percent, compared to the revised rate of 4.0 percent in August.
Hawaii’s September Unemployment Rate at 3.5 Percent
Joint Statement on the Hawaii Tourism Authority’s U.S. Brand Management & Global Support Services
The parties to the contested award of the Hawaii Tourism Authority’s U.S. Brand Management & Global Support Services procurement are pleased to announce that a potential pathway towards a resolution has been identified for the best interest of the people of Hawaii.
Joint Statement on the Hawaii Tourism Authority’s U.S. Brand Management & Global Support Services
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