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International students contributed $447M to Hawaii economy, DBEDT report finds

It turns out that students from other countries provide a significant boost to Hawaii's economy — to the tune of $447 million, according to a report from the state Department of Business Economic Development and Tourism that was released Wednesda.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 10th, 2019

International students contributed $498M to Hawaii economy, DBEDT study says

International students contributed $498 million to Hawaii’s economy in 2017, according to a new report by the state Department of Business, Economic Development and Tourism. The report, which analyzed the impact of international students on Haw.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 29th, 2018

International homebuyers added $7.8B to Texas economy, report says

International buyers of Texas homes contributed $7.8 billion to the state's economy last year, and 10 percent of all homes bought by international buyers in the U.S. were in Texas......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 27th, 2019

Capitol Report: Key report on NAFTA successor finds deal would make only a slight boost to economy

New report released by U.S. International Trade Commission shows small gains for U.S. economy.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchApr 19th, 2019

Hawaii Pacific University added $423M to Oahu"s economy in fiscal year 2015-16, study says

Students, alumni and visitors of Hawaii Pacific University added $423.1 million in income to Oahu's economy for fiscal year 2015-16, according to an economic impact study conducted by Economic Modeling Specialists International. The study said the add.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 10th, 2018

DBEDT report predicts economic, population growth for Hawaii

Hawaii’s economy, measured by real gross domestic product, will grow at 1.7 percent per year between 2016 and 2045, according to a new report by the state Department of Business, Economic Development and Tourism. The state agency released the “Pop.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 28th, 2018

Millions of Americans can"t afford food and rent, report finds

The coronavirus is deepening existing fissures in an economy destabilized by decades of rising inequality......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralApr 28th, 2020

Millions of Americans can"t afford food and rent, report finds

The coronavirus is deepening existing fissures in an economy destabilized by decades of rising inequality......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralApr 28th, 2020

Hawaii among toughest states to be a doctor, Wallethub study finds

Hawaii is one of the toughest states for practicing doctors in the country, from a business standpoint, according to a new report from finance website Wallethub. For the report, researchers compared all 50 states and Washington DC across 19 key metrics i.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 16th, 2020

Economic Report: Economy softens on coronavirus worries and 2020 election qualms, IHS Markit finds

Business in the U.S. contracted in February for the first time in four years owing to disruptions caused by the coronavirus and growing angst over the outcome of the 2020 presidential election, a survey of the economy has found......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchFeb 21st, 2020

Honolulu has third-highest local economy in the nation, Yelp report finds

Honolulu has third-highest local economy in the nation, Yelp report finds.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 23rd, 2020

‘A Trust Paradox.’ New Report Finds Distrust in Capitalism, Government and Global Institutions — Despite a Strong Economy

Despite near full employment, the report found that 56% of respondents believe capitalism does more harm than good in the world A new report found widespread distrust in societal institutions — defin.....»»

Category: topSource: timeJan 21st, 2020

5 charts show the latest IMF forecasts for the global economy

The International Monetary Fund released an update to its widely followed World Economic Outlook report......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralJan 21st, 2020

Economic Report: The huge service side of the U.S. economy sped up at the end of 2019, ISM finds

The huge service side of the U.S. economy sped up a.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJan 7th, 2020

Hawaii among worst states for speedy drivers, new report finds

Hawaii residents are known for taking it slow, both on the weekends at the beach — and apparently on the road, according to a new report by QuoteWizard, a LendingTree company. For the report, researchers compiled a list ranking all 50 states to de.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 11th, 2019

Hawaii drops two spots to third-healthiest state, report finds

Hawaii is the third-healthiest state in the country this year, dropping two spots from its long-held position in first place, according to a new report published by the United Health Foundation. For the America's Health Ranking's 2019 Annual Report.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 5th, 2019

Economic Report: U.S. economy’s huge service sector slows again in November, ISM finds

The huge service side of the U.S. economy expanded in November at the slowest pace in four months, adding to a slew of evidence pointing to weaker growth toward year end. The ISM non-manufacturing index fell to 53.9 in November from 54.7%......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchDec 4th, 2019

Economy losing billions as foreign students stop enrolling

Fewer international students are coming to the United States. That's hurting American universities and the economy......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralNov 19th, 2019

Economic Report: U.S. manufacturers still suffering from China trade fight, tepid global economy, ISM finds

American manufacturers are still struggling.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchNov 1st, 2019

ZSL report finds majority of companies don’t know origin of their palm oil

International cons.....»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalkOct 29th, 2019

2 views on how Oahu, Hawaii industrial markets fare

Even with the negative absorption, or loss of occupancy, Oahu still has one of the lowest industrial vacancy rates in the United States, the report by Colliers International Hawaii said......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 25th, 2019