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Use GoHawaii.com to Plan a Kamaaina Holoholo

Hawaii's official travel site, gohawaii.com, is not only the go-to resource for visitors, it's also a great place for residents to plan staycations and excursions.

The "Economics of Hula" Seems Like an Oxymoron

Hula does have an effect on the economy, even though its appeal is usually not commercial.

Leasehold Properties: A Deal or a Drain?

For most homebuyers, leasehold single-family properties are a bad option, but there are three reasons they might be at least worthy of your due diligence: affordability, the right fit for some...

Tour a Hawaiian Fishpond on Your Phone

Loko Ia is a new iPhone app created by a team of UH researchers that offers an interactive, multimedia tour of the historic Heeia Fishpond in Kaneohe Bay, Oahu.

High-Rises' Design Inspired by the Ocean

Two new high-rises in Ward Village look to the sea for inspiration.

Bartering Makes a Comeback

Low on cash? Think of trading your services and possessions for what you need, like these local entrepreneurs.

Taking Risks: Aloha Edition

True or false: Our love for Hawaii makes it harder to take the risks necessary to innovate and create new businesses.

Family tradition of feather work

Paulette Kahalepuna owns Na Lima Mili Hulu Noeau, a store where Hawaiian feather work is taught, and supplies and finished pieces are sold.

Parting Shot: Kamaka Ukulele Factory

Behind the scenes at Kamaka Ukulele Factory in downtown Honolulu.

Eccentric Businesses at the Blaisdell Hotel

The former hotel has been converted into office space for a diverse group of tenants.


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Hawaii US-Hong Kong Business Forum
Friday, May 14
8:00am - 8:00pm

Hilton Hawaiian Village
Tapa Ballroom

The Hawaii US-Hong Kong Forum offers you the latest market intelligence and opportunities to network with top executives and opinion makers. Please join us for the first US-Hong Kong Forum to be held in Hawaii, and enjoy the East-Meets-West networking to build your success in Mainland China and Asian markets.

For the first time, Hong Kong Business Association of Hawaii is partnering with the Hong Kong Trade Development Council, Invest Hong Kong and National US Hong Kong Business Association for a full day business forum at the Hilton Hawaiian Village.

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Join us in honoring Hawaii Business magazine's 2008 Best Places to Work winners. Presented by:
Proservice Hawaii

March 27, 2008
Hilton Hawaiian Village
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