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                                Visitor spending rose nearly 8 percent to $1.3 billion in February, adding to a positive picture for tourism overall. A couple paused to get their bearings along Kuhio Avenue last month in Waikiki.

February tourism rise brings $1.3B to islands

Updated on  March 29, 2017 at 10:02 pm

February tourism rise brings $1.3B to islands

Updated on  March 29, 2017 at 10:02 pm

Business Breaking News

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                                New Samsung Galaxy S8, left, and Galaxy S8 Plus mobile phones were displayed in New York on March 24. The Galaxy S8 features a larger display than its predecessor, the Galaxy S7, and sports a voice assistant intended to rival Siri and Google Assistant.

Samsung’s Galaxy S8 phone aims to dispel the Note 7 debacle

Updated on  March 29, 2017 at 7:42 pm

Samsung’s Galaxy S8 phone aims to dispel the Note 7 debacle

Updated on  March 29, 2017 at 7:42 pm

Briefs

State hosts free Financial Literacy Fair

The 11th annual Financial Literacy Fair will be held by the Department of Commerce and Consumer Affairs Office of the Securities Commissioner on Wednesday from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Tamarind Park at Bishop Square in Honolulu. Read More

Akamai Money

Online options can aid job search for those laid off

Question: What are some options for a professional who has recently been laid off? Read More
Updated on  October 2, 2016 at 12:19 am

Tech View

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                                The vast majority of support and maintenance for PCs and Macs can be provided remotely. Remote access is one of the most useful applications enabled by the ubiquity of high-speed internet. It is unavoidable.

Understand what’s involved before allowing remote access

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                                The vast majority of support and maintenance for PCs and Macs can be provided remotely. Remote access is one of the most useful applications enabled by the ubiquity of high-speed internet. It is unavoidable.

Updated on  March 28, 2017 at 12:11 am
We’ve all been there. You’re having a problem with your computer, so you call for support. The responding technician offers to fix the problem by remotely accessing your system. Read More

Hawaii Real Estate Sales

Hawaii real estate sales

Derived from Hawaii Bureau of Conveyances Tax Data. Read More
Updated on  March 27, 2017 at 1:36 pm

Wealth of Health

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                                Practicing physician Ira Zunin writes, we must be more measured in choosing interventional care if there is little chance for quality of life and more prepared to withdraw care that extends life artificially, but we should never pass a law that condones actively facilitating death by any means.

Society shouldn’t be eager to hurry the finality of death

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                                Practicing physician Ira Zunin writes, we must be more measured in choosing interventional care if there is little chance for quality of life and more prepared to withdraw care that extends life artificially, but we should never pass a law that condones actively facilitating death by any means.

Updated on  March 3, 2017 at 8:08 pm
To be sure, we must be more measured in choosing interventional care if there is little chance for quality of life and more prepared to withdraw care that extends life artificially, but we should never pass a law that condones actively facilitating death by any means. Read More

Business Calendar

Business calendar

Coming up: Commerce Department releases current account trade measure for the fourth quarter. Automaker BMW and FedEx Corp. report financial results. Read More
Updated on  March 27, 2017 at 12:33 am