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Launch of 2017 HiSTEP ActivitiesPosted on January 3, 2017Department of Business Economic Development and Tourism Logo
DBEDT is very pleased to announce the formal launch of the 2017 Hawaii State Trade Expansion Program, also known as HiSTEP. Building on the success of 2016, we are launching the 2017 program with the same three key components, but with added improvements:   1.    Export Readiness Program – in addition to group export training […]
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DBEDT featured on “Business in Hawaii” on ThinkTech HawaiiPosted on December 13, 2016DBEDT featured on “Business in Hawaii” on ThinkTech Hawaii post thumbnail
In a recent ThinkTech Hawaii video Jamie Lum, Economic Development Specialist at DBEDT and Mark J. Ritchie, Chief, Business Support Branch at DBEDT join host Reg Baker to discuss the activities and resources of the Hawaii Department of Business and Economic Development and Tourism (DBEDT). Watch the video on ThinkTech Hawaii’s You Tube channel.   […]
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Hawaii Featured in December Issue of United Airlines’ Hemispheres Magazine, DossierPosted on December 6, 2016Hawaii Featured in December Issue of United Airlines’ Hemispheres Magazine, Dossier post thumbnail
HONOLULU – Hawaii is the focus of a multi-page special section in the December issue of Hemispheres, the in-flight magazine of United Airlines. Dossier, Hemispheres’ Economic Development series, features Hawaii with an in-depth overview, including showcasing unique initiatives that shape the state’s industry and commerce, as well as its influence on today’s global economy. View […]
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International Education Week honored by Governor IgePosted on November 28, 2016International Education Week honored by Governor Ige post thumbnail
Governor David Ige honored International Education Week 2016 in a signed proclamation presented to the Study Hawaii Educational Consortium during a ceremony at the State Capitol on November 18. International Education Week is an annual national and international celebration of the contributions of international education in global cooperation and bridging gaps for people worldwide. The […]
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