Hawaii still lags behind other states in how quickly the state processes initial unemployment payments.
Over the past decade an important indicator of the housing crisis worsened on Kauai but improved on Oahu and the Big Island.
Court records detail an ongoing struggle between Shirokiya and its landlord, Ala Moana Center.
As the Hawaii Tourism Authority shifts from marketing to tourism management, the counties are taking matters into their own hands with new hotel bans and airport shuttle systems.
We need a Hawaii with fewer service jobs where people can be part of a digital economy, and where our homes become our new offices.
Instead of regrowing the economy, Hawaii should focus on restoring quality of life.
The governor’s latest financial plan calls for $285 million in cuts to public employee costs over 2 years.
The state’s population has been declining for three years. Experts worry that the economy will suffer as more people move away due to changes caused by the coronavirus.
But there is hope the federal program can be a useful tool in attracting new business development during Hawaii’s economic recovery.