By Andrew Gomes firstname.lastname@example.org on August 21, 2017
By Andrew Gomes email@example.com Posted on August 21, 2017
An Ohio company that won a state award to develop a $734 million Hawaii island affordable-housing project has pulled out of the deal, leaving the mostly unbuilt community’s future in limbo after more than $20 million invested by the state.
By Gordon Y.K. Pang firstname.lastname@example.org on August 20, 2017
By Gordon Y.K. Pang email@example.com Posted on August 20, 2017
Updated on August 20, 2017 at 7:55 am
The developer of the latest Ala Moana-Kapiolani area high-rise in need of permits from the Honolulu City Council will bring along a unique feature — its own senior affordable rental building.
By Allison Schaefers firstname.lastname@example.org on August 20, 2017
By Allison Schaefers email@example.com Posted on August 20, 2017
Updated on August 20, 2017 at 6:00 pm
The Kahala Hotel & Resort, which last week withdrew a controversial request to use the public shoreline fronting the hotel for commercial enterprises, has now said it will not resubmit the request unless all stakeholders agree.
By Andrew Gomes firstname.lastname@example.org on August 19, 2017
By Andrew Gomes email@example.com Posted on August 19, 2017
The expectation of new competition for Matson Inc. in the islands drove down the stock price of Hawaii’s dominant ocean cargo transportation company by nearly a quarter of its value to a four-year low on Friday.
By Andrew Gomes firstname.lastname@example.org on August 18, 2017
By Andrew Gomes email@example.com Posted on August 18, 2017
Updated on August 17, 2017 at 10:27 pm
The longtime leader of the statewide arts organization Hawaii Arts Alliance has retired and passed the reins of the nonprofit to a University of Hawaii graduate and former education specialist from the National Endowment for the Arts.
By Dave Segal firstname.lastname@example.org on August 18, 2017
By Dave Segal email@example.com Posted on August 18, 2017
Updated on August 17, 2017 at 10:22 pm
Hawaii employers added 2,400 jobs in July, and the state’s unemployment rate improved to 2.7 percent — this despite a recent forecast from the state that the economy will grow at a slower pace than previously projected for the rest of the year and through 2020.
Across six companies, preliminary numbers show sales totaling $327 million at Pebble Beach over the weekend, down 3 percent from last year but 12 percent better than predicted at the beginning of the week.
Johnson & Johnson was ordered by a Los Angeles jury to pay $417 million to a 62-year-old woman who blamed her ovarian cancer on the company’s talc, in the first California trial over the product.
By Star-Advertiser staff Posted on August 17, 2017
Updated on August 16, 2017 at 10:50 pm
Hawaiian Airlines said Wednesday it is upgrading its Honolulu-Sapporo service to Airbus A330-200 aircraft that will feature lie-flat seating and premium economy seating beginning in February.
The world’s largest retailer has applied for a U.S. patent for a floating warehouse that could make deliveries via drones, which would bring products from the aircraft down to shoppers’ homes.
Former Uber CEO Travis Kalanick is skewering a lawsuit filed by a former ally, describing it as a malicious attempt to sever his remaining ties to the widely used ride-hailing service thathe co-founded.