Research & Economic Analysis Division - e-Newsletter

READ E-Newsletter – Q2 2024

Posted on Apr 22, 2024 in Main

Welcome to the Q2 2024 newsletter from READ. In addition to READ’s ongoing reports on tourism and labor, we have also developed several special economic reports related to Hawaii’s film and creative industries, affordable housing, quality of life indicators, and more.

These monthly reports contain data on visitor arrivals, general fund tax revenue, building permits and wage and salary jobs.

DBEDT E-Newsletter

DBEDT E-newsletter – March 2024

Posted on Mar 25, 2024 in Main

March has brought us to a critical juncture in the legislative session and significant efforts were made to expand affordable housing, enhance agricultural growth, advance clean energy solutions, support small businesses, and cultivate a skilled workforce for emerging sectors. DBEDT’s core divisions and attached agencies have continued to engage in a variety of impactful activities and events.

The report provides concise statistical information and analyses on Labor, Income and Prices, Taxes, Tourism, Construction, and other indicators, as well as an overview of the State of Hawaii and the four counties.

DBEDT E-Newsletter

DBEDT E-newsletter – February 2024

Posted on Feb 28, 2024 in Main

February was another busy month as our department hosted workshops, programs, conferences, and marked milestones. This included the commemoration of the Hawaii-Ehime Prefecture sister-state reaffirmation, Made in Hawaii e-commerce conference, Creative Lab Music Immersive on Hawaii Island, publishing of the Hawaii Digital Equity Plan, and much more.