Hawaii visitor spending on the rise

HawaiiNewsOnline- October 30, 2018 0

Visitors to the Hawaiian Islands spent a total of $1.28 billion in September 2018, an increase of 6.4 percent compared to a year ago, according ... Read More

Statement on FTA response to Oahu rail funding deadlines

Linda Hohnholz - editor- October 30, 2018 0

The Federal Transit Administration (FTA) today responded in writing to both Honolulu Mayor Kirk Caldwell and Council Chair Ernest Y. Martin, to clarify the funding ... Read More

Visitor access to USS Arizona Memorial expected to resume in March 2019

HawaiiNewsOnline- October 29, 2018 0

The National Park Service (NPS) expects the USS Arizona Memorial dock repair project to be complete by March 2019, allowing visitor access to the memorial ... Read More

Visitor access to USS Arizona Memorial expected to resume in March 2019

HawaiiNewsOnline- October 29, 2018 0

USS Arizona Memorial The National Park Service (NPS) expects the USS Arizona Memorial dock repair project to be complete by March 2019, allowing visitor access ... Read More

U.S. Travel Leaders: For god’s sake, walk, crawl, run, hike, drive to the polls and vote Democrat

HawaiiNewsOnline- October 28, 2018 0

Appeal to U.S. Travel and Tourism Industry professionals: For god’s sake, walk, crawl, run, hike, drive to the polls and vote democratic. This is the message ... Read More

Hawaii Hotel Strike Ongoing: Marriott Kyo-ya picket lines 24/7 and strong

HawaiiNewsOnline- October 28, 2018 0

Marriott strike Traveling to Waikiki or Maui and staying at one of the targeted Marriott Hotels may not be what most visitors to the Aloha ... Read More

What Spirit Airways does for a 96-year-old U.S. World War II hero

HawaiiNewsOnline- October 28, 2018 0

He was bombardier and navigator with the U.S. Air Force, fending off Nazi anti-aircraft gunners and surviving a crash that took one of his comrade’s ... Read More

The Hotel Strike Must go on

Juergen Steinmetz- October 27, 2018 0

Local 5 issued the following statement Friday night : Local 5 members have worked hard since the end of our contract in July to initiate ... Read More

One month left to apply for SBA disaster loans

Linda Hohnholz - editor- October 27, 2018 0

Director Tanya N. Garfield of the U.S. Small Business Administration’s Disaster Field Operations Center-West today reminded Hawaii private nonprofit organizations of the Nov. 26, 2018, deadline to apply for ... Read More

Fired and thankful: HTA Chief

HawaiiNewsOnline- October 26, 2018 0

George D. Szigeti The President & CEO of the Hawaii Tourism Authority, George D. Szigeti, bids a fond aloha to the state agency, sharing his ... Read More

Hawaiian Island vanished in Honolulu County

HawaiiNewsOnline- October 26, 2018 0

Home of the Hawaiian Monk Seal and Green Sea Turtles, a Hurricane and Climate Change are responsible for an entire Island in the State of ... Read More

Hawaiian Island vanished in Honolulu County

HawaiiNewsOnline- October 26, 2018 0

Home of the Hawaiian Monk Seal and Green Sea Turtles, a Hurricane and Climate Change are responsible for an entire Island in the State of ... Read More

The 2018 Hawaii Global Tourism Summit

Juergen Steinmetz- October 26, 2018 0

The 2018 Hawaii Global Tourism Summit concluded on October 3 despite the management challenges at the Hawaii Tourism Authority. The remaining HTA staff rose to ... Read More

Creative Lab Hawaii announces immersive program fellows to attend prestigious American Film Market

Linda Hohnholz - editor- October 25, 2018 0

Strengthening industry access for Hawaii’s creative entrepreneurs, the Department of Business, Economic Development and Tourism’s (DBEDT) Creative Industries Division (CID) announces selected fellows of the ... Read More

Southwest Airlines: Hawaii is our expansion focus in 2019

HawaiiNewsOnline- October 25, 2018 0

Southwest Airlines Southwest Airlines Co. today reported its third quarter 2018 results: • Record third quarter net income of $615 million• Net income of $614 ... Read More