Hawaii Economic Association conference to tackle Jones Act, transportation disruptors

Keynote speakers include Hawaiian Airlines Chief Commercial Officer Peter Ingram, Hawaii State Department of Transportation Director Ford Fuchigami......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 12th, 2017

NAR Examines Proposed Tax Overhaul and Home Sales Impact in Economic Trends Forum

Amid the flurry of activity at this year’s National Association of REALTORS® (NAR) Conference & Expo, Dr. Lawrence Yun, chief economist at NAR, and Ken Rosen, chairma.....»»

Category: realestateSource: rismediaNov 7th, 2017

Ernst & Young report demonstrates the economic impact of timeshares in Hawaii

Hawaii’s timeshare industry contributed approximately $5.3 billion in consumer and business spending in 2016, according to a recent study conducted by Ernst & Young for the American Resort Development Association Hawaii. According to the study, .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 18th, 2017

Ige elected vice chairman of Western Governors" Association

Hawaii Gov. David Ige was elected to the position of vice chairman of the Western Governors' Association at its annual conference this week in Montana. Ige will also serve as chairman of the WGA's policy committee, his office said in a statement. Th.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 29th, 2017

​Hawaii Agriculture Conference to tackle $300 million opportunity

The conference, which is sponsored by Kamehameha Schools and Hawaiian Airlines, will bring around 400 attendees to the Hawaii Convention Center on Aug. 29-30......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 27th, 2017

England Logistics President Beardall Begins Tenure as TIA Chairman

LAS VEGAS - England Logistics President Jason Beardall has officially begun his tenure as chairman of the Transportation Intermediaries Association, following the 2017 TIA Capital Ideas Conference......»»

Category: topSource: ttnewsApr 11th, 2017

TIA Honors Five for Industry Contribution

LAS VEGAS - The Transportation Intermediaries Association honored five people for their contributions to transportation and logistics and the larger community at its conference on April 7......»»

Category: topSource: ttnewsApr 10th, 2017

To be relevant, economists need to take politics into account

EVERY January more than 10,000 economists meet for the annual conference of the American Economic Association (AEA). This year, the shindig was in.....»»

Category: topSource: stockchartsJan 12th, 2017

To be relevant, economists need to take politics into account

EVERY January more than 10,000 economists meet for the annual conference of the American Economic Association (AEA). This year, the shindig was in balmy Chicago,.....»»

Category: economicsSource: economistJan 12th, 2017

Watch Stocks Drop After Yellen"s Press Conference

The five major U.S. equity averages continue to rally off their Jan. 20 lows of 15,450.56 on the Dow Jones Industrial Average and 6,403,31 on the Dow Jones Transportation Average, and the Feb. 11 lows of 1,810.10 for the S&P 500 , 4,209.78 for the Nasdaq .....»»

Category: personalSource: thestreetDec 4th, 2016

World Telecom Smart City Conference to take place in Taiwan in February 2017

Viewing that development smart city solutions has brought many business opportunities for the IoT supply chain, the Taipei Computer Association (TCA) has collaborated with the 4G Smart City Office under the Ministry of Economic Affairs and seven Taiwan-ba.....»»

Category: topSource: digitimesNov 3rd, 2016

Hawaii aerospace center seeks proposals for basalt fiber manufacturing feasibility study

Hawaii’s state-funded aerospace center wants to explore the economic feasibility of a basalt fiber manufacturing facility on the Big Island. The Pacific International Space Center for Exploration Systems issued a request for proposals on Tuesd.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 12th, 2017

Hawaii counties pledge to eliminate fossil fuels from ground transportation by 2045

The leaders of Hawaii’s four counties have pledged to eliminate all fossil fuels from ground transportation by 2045. Each mayor signed a corresponding proclamation on Tuesday, aligning the ground transportation goals of each county with state goal.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 12th, 2017

China likely to keep 2018 GDP target unchanged at 6.5 per cent

A proposed target would be endorsed by top leaders at the closed-door Central Economic Work Conference in mid-December, and then announced at China's annual congress in early 2018.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardDec 12th, 2017

Dow Jones Transportation Average Index Still Calling Higher

Dow Jones Transportation Average Index Still Calling Higher.....»»

Category: optionsSource: insidefuturesDec 11th, 2017

Jones Energy (JONE) Presents At Capital One Securities 12th Annual Energy Conference - Slideshow

Jones Energy (JONE) Presents At Capital One Securities 12th Annual Energy Conference - Slideshow.....»»

Category: topSource: seekingalphaDec 6th, 2017

Uber joins forces with global public transport body to improve mobility

Uber's move to join the International Association of Public Transportation (UITP) is part of a drive by Uber to improve its relationships with local authorities.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardDec 4th, 2017

Insider Q&A: Economist Diane Swonk on what's ahead in 2018

Diane Swonk, CEO of DS Economics in Chicago and a past president of the National Association for Business Economics, gives her views on the economic outlo.....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayDec 4th, 2017

Uber, Lyft granted permit to pick up passengers from Honolulu International Airport

Uber and Lyft have been granted a temporary three-month permit beginning Friday to pick up passengers from the Honolulu International Airport for a pilot program announced Thursday by the Hawaii Department of Transportation. The companies will pa.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 30th, 2017

Dow cracks 24K record as tax reform & economic optimism abounds

The Dow Jones Industrial Average crossed the 24,000 point waterline on Thursday, a new intraday record high, as the odds of passing tax reform increase......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsNov 30th, 2017

The Transportation Sector Just Had Its Best Day Of 2017

The widely followed Dow Jones Transportation Average Index just had its best day of 2017 and is now up nearly 11 percent year-to-date. There are several signs that this rally is not a one-day wonder.  read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaNov 29th, 2017