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Ruling shuts down Hawaii Superferry

Hawaii Tourism Ruling shuts down Hawaii Superferry

Honolulu Advertiser

Hawaii Superferry will cease operations and its future in the Islands is in doubt after the state Supreme Court ruled that a state law that saved the project two years ago is unconstitutional.

Commission to honor Donna Wong at Washington Place reception

Women's History Month Event Salutes Women Taking The Lead To Save Our Planet Commission to honor Donna Wong at Washington Place reception

eTN Staff Writer

HONOLULU - The Hawaii State Commission on Status of Women (HSCSW) is pleased to announce the 2009 Hawaii honoree for Women’s History Month.

Couples are saying "I Don't" to Hawaii Weddings

Three-Year Slump Couples are saying "I Don't" to Hawaii Weddings

honoluluadvertiser.com

According to state visitor statistics, the number of people traveling to Hawaii to get married last year plunged 16 percent from the previous year, to approximately 60,100 couples.

HTA finally votes to bring Pro Bowl back to Hawaii

After Being Lobbied By State Governor And Mayor HTA finally votes to bring Pro Bowl back to Hawaii

eTN Staff Writer

The Hawaii Tourism Authority (HTA) board voted 9 to 1 today to bring the Pro Bowl back to Hawaii’s Aloha Stadium.

Hawaii Tourism Authority picks McCartney as tourism chief

Unanimous Board Vote Hawaii Tourism Authority picks McCartney as tourism chief

eTN Staff Writer

The Hawaii Tourism Authority (HTA) has selected Mike McCartney as its new president and chief executive officer.

Number of Hawaii tourists declines in January

Hawaii Tourism Decline Number of Hawaii tourists declines in January

The Associated Press

HONOLULU - Hawaii tourism — the state's No.

Hawaii Tourism Association (HiTA) Executive Committee Announced, Other Advances Made To Formalize New Organization

Other Advances Made To Formalize and Promote New Professional Organization Hawaii Tourism Association (HiTA) Executive Committee Announced, Other Advances Made To Formalize New Organization

eTN Staff Writer

HONOLULU: March 02, 2009 – The recently-formed Hawai’i Tourism Association (HiTA) is pleased to announce our first Executive Committee which will guide the association through startup and in ...

Hawaii Tourism Authority turns down Pro Bowl offer

Hosting All-Star Game A Week Before Super Bowl Concerns Board Hawaii Tourism Authority turns down Pro Bowl offer

Peter Boylan, honoluluadvertiser.com

The Pro Bowl's future in Hawaii remains uncertain after the Hawaii Tourism Authority rejected the latest offer from the National Football League that would have brought the game back to Aloha ...

Hawaii giving Bay area residents "A Thousand Reasons to Smile"

Hawaii To Be Showcased In March Hawaii giving Bay area residents "A Thousand Reasons to Smile"

eTN Staff Writer

HONOLULU, HI - If Bay Area residents start feeling like they are being immersed in Hawaii's wondrous culture, beauty, and music in March, they won't be alone.

Hawaii Tourism Authority investigative committee recommends new HTA president & CEO

Hawaii Hawaii Tourism Authority investigative committee recommends new HTA president & CEO

eTN Staff Writer

The Hawaii Tourism Authority (HTA), the state’s tourism agency, has announced that its Search Investigative Committee will recommend Michael McCartney as the Authority’s president and chief ...

R.O.A.R.: Hawaii’s troubled marriage

R.O.A.R. R.O.A.R.: Hawaii’s troubled marriage

Milan Moravec

Like any other troubled marriage, Hawaii’s marriage to [US] mainland visitors needs remaking. And pronto, because even the current trial separation by vacationing mainlanders is getting ...

Hawaii Tourism Japan closing its Honolulu office

Hawaii Tourism Japan Hawaii Tourism Japan closing its Honolulu office

eTN

Hawaii Tourism Japan has announced that it will close its Honolulu office.

Hawaii’s invisible Chinese airline

China-US Aviation Hawaii’s invisible Chinese airline

Nelson Alcantara

In mid-year 2008, local Hawaii newspapers, including Hawaii Tourism Authority’s (HTA) own newsletter, heralded a new air service from Tianjin, China to Honolulu that was to commence on July 28, ...

Hawai’i Capital Cultural Coalition Announces the Introduction of the Hawai’i Capital National Heritage Area

Hawaii Hawai’i Capital Cultural Coalition Announces the Introduction of the Hawai’i Capital National Heritage Area

eTN

Honolulu, HI – On January 30th, Senator Daniel Inouye introduced legislation in the U.S.

Hawaii Convention Center receives Chairman's Award from major meetings organization

Professional Convention Management Association Award Hawaii Convention Center receives Chairman's Award from major meetings organization

eTN Staff Writer

HONOLULU, HI – The Hawaii Convention Center was presented with the Professional Convention Management Association’s (PCMA) Chairman’s Award on January 12 at PCMA’s Annual Meeting held in ...

Hawaiian Air ended '08 with US$11.9M slump

Fourth-Quarter Loss Followed US$36.6M Increase In Net Income Hawaiian Air ended '08 with US$11.9M slump

honoluluadvertiser.com

HONOLULU, HI - What began as a promising year for Hawaiian Airlines ended on a negative note due to volatile fuel prices and an "economic cataclysm" that resulted in a double-digit decline in ...

Hawaii's go! airline posts profit for first time, reversing US$6.6M loss

Revenue Increase Of Over 87 Percent From Prior Year Hawaii's go! airline posts profit for first time, reversing US$6.6M loss

honoluluadvertiser.com

HONOLULU, HI - Hawaii's go! airline today posted its first quarterly profit since it began flying in the interisland market more than 2 1/2 years ago.

Hawaii Ecotourism Association announces 2009 Ecotour Operator of the year

Hawaiian Sailing Canoe Named Hawaii Ecotourism Association announces 2009 Ecotour Operator of the year

eTN Staff Writer

HONOLULU, HI — The Hawaii Ecotourism Association (HEA), an association of conscientious tour operators and responsible travel supporters, today announced Hawaiian Sailing Canoe as 2009’s ...

2009 Pro Bowl results show increase in visitor spending and tax collection despite decline in visitors to Hawaii for game

Summary Of Findings 2009 Pro Bowl results show increase in visitor spending and tax collection despite decline in visitors to Hawaii for game

eTN Staff Writer

HONOLULU, HI – The Hawaii Tourism Authority (HTA), the state agency for tourism, has released results of a visitor research survey on the 2009 NFL Pro Bowl held at the Aloha Stadium on February ...

Hawaii House of Representatives passes Civil Unions Bill

Moves To State Senate Hawaii House of Representatives passes Civil Unions Bill

eTN Staff Writer

WASHINGTON – The Human Rights Campaign, the nation’s largest lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) civil rights group, today praised Hawaii’s House of Representatives for passing a ...

Niche company finds Hawaii’s ancient culture is “missing link” for authentic experiential island vacations

Award-Winning Founder Takes Island Guests “Into Ancient Hawaii” For A Unique Destination Experience Niche company finds Hawaii’s ancient culture is “missing link” for authentic experiential island vacations

Denise Moreland

HONOLULU, HI (eTN) - A new company, scheduled to launch in spring 2009, is bringing a new approach to Hawaii`s visitor market: experiential vacations!

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