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Hawaiʻi Joins Silver Jackets Program

Posted on Aug 27, 2021 in News

The State of Hawaiʻi has partnered with the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers in a Hawaiʻi Silver Jackets Interagency Collaboration Team under the State’s Hawaiʻi Ocean Resources Management Plan (ORMP).

The Department of Business, Economic Development and Tourism (DBEDT) and the Department of Labor and Industrial Relations (DLIR) announced the release of a new website that consolidates programs for residents seeking remote work opportunities and employers looking to hire Hawai‘i residents for remote work. This new website provides residents with direct links to partners of the Hawai‘i Remote Work Pilot Project and the local American Job Center (AJC). Registering on this site sends an automated message that notifies the AJC that Hawai‘i residents are interested in remote work opportunities in their county of residence.

BDSD Showcased in OER Webinar

Posted on Aug 6, 2021 in News

August 5, 2021 – The Business Development & Support Division (BDSD) collaborated today with the Office of Economic Revitalization (OER) of the City & County of Honolulu to hold a webinar introducing BDSD’s latest programs businesses’ seeking economic recovery. The video recording of the webinar can be viewed at The topics covered include (with links ...
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