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First Hawaiian Bank, Kihei branch. Photo by Sonia Isotov
First Hawaiian Bank Reports Business Activity Up
July 9th, 2012 · Comments Off · Comments Via Facebook (0) · Maui Business
 

The second quarter First Hawaiian Bank Business Activity Report showed an increase of 8.05% in “same store sales” over the comparable period of 2011.


First Hawaiian Bank. Kihei branch. Photo by Isotov.
First Hawaiian: Business Activity Highest in Two Years
April 16th, 2012 · Comments Off · Comments Via Facebook (0) · Maui Business
 

According to the latest First Hawaiian Bank Business Activity Report, “same store sales” for the first quarter 2011 are up 10.38% over the same period last year.


Courtesy of HVCB.
Future Looks Bright for 2012 Hawaii Tourism
March 30th, 2012 · Comments Off · Comments Via Facebook (0) · Maui Business
 

Hawaii’s tourism economy continues to growing following another strong month of visitor arrivals and spending in February.


Paul H. Brewbaker, Ph.D., Council on Revenues chair. Photo courtesy of Hawaii News Now.
Council on Revenues Lowers Economic Forecast
January 6th, 2012 · 1 Comment · Comments Via Facebook (0) · Maui Business
 

The Council on Revenues lowered its revenue forecast for 2012 fiscal year yesterday by 3 percentage points since its earlier estimate in September 2011.


Dr. Leroy Laney. Photo courtesy of FBH.
Slower Recovery Forecast, No Double-Dip
November 21st, 2011 · Comments Off · Comments Via Facebook (0) · Maui Business
 

Dr. Leroy Laney told an audience at First Hawaiian Bank’s Business Outlook Forum on Oahu Friday that Hawaii’s 2012 outlook is for a slower recovery than was envisioned just a few months ago.


DBEDT Director Richard C. Lim. Photo courtesy of DBEDT.
State Predicts Slow Growth and 3% Inflation
August 24th, 2011 · Comments Off · Featured, Maui Business
 

Down 0.3% from the 1.6% growth, the Department of Business, Economic Development & Tourism released its 3rd quarter forecast with slow growth for the rest of 2011.


Hawaii Recovery Takes Hold according to UHERO Economic Forecast
Hawaii Recovery Takes Hold according to UHERO Economic Forecast
March 26th, 2010 · Comments Off · Maui Business, Maui News
 

Hawai’i’s economic recovery has begun according to the latest economic    forecast released by the University of Hawaii Economic Research Organization. The Spring report says employment is stabilizing, with many sectors expected to add modest numbers of jobs as the year progresses. While growth is resuming, the pace of recovery—according to the report—will be slow.  […]


GOVENOR, ECONOMIST & CARGO COMPANY TO SPEAK AT MAUI CHAMBER EVENTS
GOVENOR, ECONOMIST & CARGO COMPANY TO SPEAK AT MAUI CHAMBER EVENTS
January 28th, 2009 · Comments Off · Maui News
 

The Maui Chamber of Commerce will host several upcoming events on Maui featuring island dignitaries. 2009 ANNUAL GOVERNOR’S LUNCHEON The first will be held this Friday, January 30, 2009 at the King Kamehameha Golf Club in Waikapu.  There, Governor Lingle will deliver the keynote address at the Maui Chamber of Commerce’s annual meeting.  Lingle is […]