The AARP Hawaiʻi hosts two webinars this week, aimed at helping Maui boomers determine if they are ready for retirement. A webinar focused on Medicare 101, will take place from noon to 12:45 p.m. today, July 16, 2013.
The system replaces a temporary internet connection that reportedly had a 15 megabyte per second limit on data transmission. The new rate is expected to “dramatically increase” transmission to 1 gigabyte per second.
Maui realtor, Tom Tezak was the sole attendee from Hawai‘i to participate in a recent three-day luxury property show in Beijing, China. Chinese buyers were reported to be buying homes in the upper range, with the median price at $425,000.
The flight capitalizes on the extension of the US Visa Waiver Program to cover citizens of Taiwan. Officials with the Hawaiʻi Tourism Authority say the new flight fits into the state strategy of global market diversification.