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The State of Hawaii and Fukuoka Prefecture held a celebration of the 35th Anniversary of their sister-state relationship this past week, when a 100+ delegation led by Governor Hiroshi Ogawa and Assembly Speaker Masayuki Nakao arrived. The group was comprised of the governor, assembly members, and top business and community leaders from Fukuoka. Starting with official visits with Governor Ige, House Speaker Joseph ...
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The State of Hawaii and the Jeju Special Self-Governing Province celebrated the 30th anniversary of its sister-state-province relationship on Friday, September 2, 2016, on the grounds of the ‘Iolani Palace.  In cooperation with the Hawaii Korean Chamber of Commerce, the Department of Business, Economic Development and Tourism hosted over 200 people at a reception including Hawaii ...
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On Thursday, October 15, 2015, the Administrator of the U.S. Small Business Administration Maria Contreras-Sweet formally announced the awarding of $750,000 to the State of Hawaii for the SBA’s State Trade Expansion Program (STEP) and presented a check to Governor David Ige during a special event at the Foreign Trade Zone No. 9.   Several ...
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