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American Savings Bank Kahului branch on Puunene Avenue.  Photo by Wendy Osher.
American Savings Bank Sees Continued Growth
May 2nd, 2012 · Comments Off · Comments Via Facebook (0) · Maui Business
 

American Savings Bank reported net income of $15.9 million in the first quarter of 2012 compared to $13.9 million in the first quarter one year ago.


First Hawaiian Bank, Kihei Branch. Photo by Sonia Isotov.
Economic Recovery Reflected in First Hawaiian’s Q4 Growth
January 9th, 2012 · Comments Off · Comments Via Facebook (0) · Maui Business
 

Underscoring the state’s continued economic recovery, the First Hawaiian Bank Business Activity Report (BAR) showed an 8.9% increase in fourth quarter “same store sales” over the comparable period of 2011.


Susie Thieman, executive director, Lokahi Pacific. Courtesy photo.
MEO Spring Business Planning Series Moves to Mornings
April 15th, 2011 · Comments Off · Maui Business
 

Normally held at night, MEO Business Development Corporation, Inc. (MEO BDC) is making their popular business planning series and Banker’s Night event available on a morning schedule this spring.


SBA Encourages Business to Learn About Disaster Recovery Funding Now
SBA Encourages Business to Learn About Disaster Recovery Funding Now
March 8th, 2011 · Comments Off · Maui Business
 

The Hawaii District SBA Office is encouraging small business in Hawaii to get prepared and find out about disaster assistance funding sooner than later at a free SBA webinar on March 15.


The Maui County Business Resource Center is located at the Maui Mall, across from IHOP.
Business Resource Center Announces March Workshops
March 1st, 2011 · Comments Off · Featured, Maui Business
 

The County of Maui Office of Economic Development announced today its schedule of upcoming business startup, financing, and business development workshops for February.


SBA Re-Launches Auto, Boat Dealer Floor Plan Loan Program
SBA Re-Launches Auto, Boat Dealer Floor Plan Loan Program
February 4th, 2011 · Comments Off · Auto
 

Maui County auto, boat, and other dealerships will soon be able to take advantage of financing options available from the re-launch of the U.S. Small Business Administration’s Dealer Floor Plan (DFP) Pilot Loan program.


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Business Resource Center Announces February Workshops
February 3rd, 2011 · Comments Off · Maui Business
 

The County of Maui Office of Economic Development announced today its schedule of upcoming business startup, financing, and business development workshops for February.


File image by Wendy Osher.
Bank of Hawaii Net Income Grows 27.7% in 2010
January 25th, 2011 · Comments Off · Maui Business
 

By Sonia Isotov While the Bank of Hawaii (BOH) yesterday reported flat net income for the 4th quarter 2010, and for the year, BOH reported a 27.7% net income increase. Bank of Hawaii Corporation yesterday reported net income of $40.6 million or $0.84 per diluted share for the fourth quarter of 2010 compared with $40.5 […]


Image courtesy of First Hawaiian Bank
First Hawaiian Bank Posts 5.8% Earnings Increase for 2010
January 21st, 2011 · Comments Off · Maui Business
 

First Hawaiian Bank reported net income of $50.2 million for the fourth quarter 2010, a 4.0 percent gain over the comparable fourth quarter.