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Jobless rate stays at 2.8% for fifth straight month

  • KAT WADE / SPECIAL TO THE HONOLULU STAR-ADVERTISER

    “It’s not positive or negative. (The same jobless rate) just says the labor market, like the economy, is stable. The job market is growing slow, but it is still growing. The unemployment rate is not rising.”

    Eugene Tian

    Chief economist, state Department of Business, Economic Development and Tourism

Hawaii’s unemployment rate remains stuck in neutral. Read more

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