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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.


Starwood Hotels & Resorts Hawaii has named Angela Nolan general manager for The Westin Kaanapali Ocean Resort Villas. Photo courtesy of Starwood.
Westin Ocean Resort Villas Names New General Manager
August 4th, 2011 · Comments Off · Maui Business
 

The Starwood Hotels & Resorts Hawaii has named Angela Nolan general manager for The Westin Kaanapali Ocean Resort Villas, located in north Kaanapali area.


Reef shark off the coast of Palau. (Photo courtesy of The Pew Environment Group)
New Shark Tourism Study May Have Implications For All Shark Infested Waters
May 4th, 2011 · Comments Off · Featured, Maui Business
 

According to a new study, shark tourism is worth $18 million annually to the Pacific Island nation of Palau. Additionally, a single reef shark can contribute almost $2 million in its lifetime to the economy of Palau.


Pool bar and cafe. Ritz-Carlton Kapalua. Photo courtesy Ritz-Carlton.
Ritz-Carlton Kapalua Receives Hawaii Green Hotel Award
March 22nd, 2011 · Comments Off · Maui Business
 

On Friday, Governor Neil Abercrombie presented the “Hawai‘i Green Business Awards” to seven Hawaii hotels including the Ritz-Carlton Kapalua.


REPORT: State Forecasts Stronger Economic Growth Across All Counties
REPORT: State Forecasts Stronger Economic Growth Across All Counties
February 22nd, 2011 · Comments Off · Featured, Maui News
 

In its first quarter 2011 economic report, the Hawaii Department of Business, Economic Development & Tourism forecasts a strong recovery in 2011 and economic expansion in 2012.


Hawaii Named Top Honeymoon Destination
Hawaii Named Top Honeymoon Destination
February 14th, 2011 · Comments Off · Featured, Maui Business
 

Brides Magazine has named Hawaii the World’s Top Honeymoon Destination in its annual survey, followed by French Polynesia and Fiji, signaling a trend to stay beach bound.


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Hawaiian Adds 100,000 Seats With Osaka Asia Expansion
February 14th, 2011 · Comments Off · Featured, Maui Business
 

Hawaiian Airlines took the next step in its growth strategy today by announcing new daily, nonstop flights between Honolulu and Osaka, Japan.


Photo courtesy of Hawaiian Airlines.
Hawaiian Airlines Expands Frequent Flyer Rewards Program
February 13th, 2011 · Comments Off · Maui Business
 

Hawaiian Airlines, through its new program partner Kobie Marketing, has expanded and improved its highly popular HawaiianMiles frequent flyer program.


Alligator lizard. Image courtesy of the Hawaii State Dept. of Agriculture
Illegal Alligator Lizard Found on Maui
February 13th, 2011 · Comments Off · Maui News
 

A lizard that is illegal in Hawaii was found last week roaming a hallway of a Maui hotel.


Photo courtesy of Hawaiian Airlines.
Hawaiian is #1 On-Time for 7th Straight Year
February 10th, 2011 · Comments Off · Maui Business
 

By Sonia Isotov A report issued by the U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT) today ranked Hawaiian Airlines as the nation’s number one airline for on-time performance for the 7th consecutive year. According to the Air Travel Consumer Report, Hawaiian arrived as scheduled an average of 92.5 percent for 2010 and led all carriers nationally in […]


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