Programs Accelerate Growth of Hawaii’s Creative Entrepreneurs HONOLULU – The state Department of Business, Economic Development and Tourism’s (DBEDT) Creative Industries Division (CID) announces a series of events to grow Hawaii’s creative entrepreneurs.  The events include two panel discussions, a keynote talk and an ideation weekend, which are all free and open to the public. ...
Read More DBEDT NEWS RELEASE: Creative Lab Hawaii announces public programs on animation, broadband/new media and mobile game apps

HONOLULU – The state Department of Business, Economic Development and Tourism (DBEDT) released a report today that provides data and analysis on spending patterns of Maui households in 2014. The “Maui County Consumer Spending” report summarizes data obtained through household surveys conducted by DBEDT in 2015 and covers spending in 2014. DBEDT’s Research and Economic ...
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20 Years of Tracking Bird Flights at Night LIHU‘E – The Kauai Endangered Seabird Recovery Project (KESRP) announced today that it will continue its annual seabird radar monitoring work to once again coincide with the start of egg laying for both ‘A‘o (Newell’s Shearwaters) and Ua’u (Hawaiian Petrels) on Kaua’i. “Our radar truck will be ...
Read More DLNR NEWS RELEASE: Long-term seabird monitoring project using radar continues on Kauai

HONOLULU – Gov. David Ige and the Governor’s Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA) Team invite you to attend and actively participate in the 2016 Hawai‘i Education Summit. When:           Saturday, July 9, 2016 from 8:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. (HST) Where:         Hawai‘i Convention Center – 1801 Kalakaua Avenue, Honolulu, HI The summit is a conference for ...
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National Reunification Month

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Fatherhood Month

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Great Outdoors Month

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HONOLULU — The state Office of Planning (OP) in partnership with the state Office of Enterprise Technology Services (ETS) announces major upgrades to the state’s geographic information system (GIS). The upgrades take advantage of current advances in server-based GIS and cloud services, and improve data sharing, accessibility and cost-effectiveness. “It’s an exciting time for GIS ...
Read More DBEDT NEWS RELEASE: State maps out major advancements for statewide GIS program