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International Students in Hawaii Spent $225 Million in 2016/2017Posted on July 20, 2017International Students in Hawaii Spent $225 Million in 2016/2017 post thumbnail
HONOLULU – The state Department of Business, Economic Development and Tourism (DBEDT) released a report on 07/19/2017, which analyzes the impact of international students on Hawaii’s economy. DBEDT’s Research and Economic Analysis Division (READ) created the report, while the Business Development & Support Division (BDSD) leads the state’s efforts for international student exchange. The report, […]
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2017 Hankyu Hawaii Fair Kicks Off in Umeda, OsakaPosted on July 13, 20172017 Hankyu Hawaii Fair Kicks Off in Umeda, Osaka post thumbnail
The 2017 Hankyu Hawaii Fair kicked off on Wednesday, July 5, 2017 at the Hankyu Umeda Main Store in Osaka. This year, the Fair brings together 77 companies gathered in a North Shore-like marketplace-setting, for companies to sell food, apparel, jewelry, and art from Hawaii. Some Hawaii companies like Ola Tropical Apothecary, Lauren Roth Art, […]
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Prepare for the Largest Event – The Tokyo International Gift Show!Posted on June 16, 2017Prepare for the Largest Event – The Tokyo International Gift Show! post thumbnail
Learn how to prepare for the Tokyo International Gift Show and how to convert promising new contacts into sales. Also included: proper business etiquette, understanding Japanese regulations, marketing, and building relationships. This session is part of Hawaii’s State Trade Expansion Program, also known as HiSTEP, designed to assist small businesses in Hawaii with growing their […]
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Hawaii Island New Farmer Expo Held on Saturday, June 17Posted on June 14, 2017Hawaii Island New Farmer Expo Held on Saturday, June 17 post thumbnail
The Hawaii Island New Farmer Expo will be held on Saturday, June 17 from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. This all-day event will take place at the Gates Performing Arts Center at Hawaii Preparatory Academy in Waimea. We are excited to announce our Keynote Speaker, John Caverly, better known as Ginger John, owner of Onomea Farm and Sweet Cane Cafe who […]
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