Business issues discussed at first policy summit

HONOLULU (AP) - The Hawaii Chamber of Commerce is holding a policy summit for businesses, with topics including health care reform, the economy and the state's future.

The meeting will be held Wednesday at the Sheraton Waikiki Resort.

Speakers include Big Island Mayor Billy Kenoi and Jennifer Sabas from U.S. Sen. Daniel Inouye's office.

The keynote speaker, Monica Hardy Whaley of the National Center for APEC, will speak about how Hawaii can take advantage of next year's Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation forum.

The summit's premier sponsors are Hawaii Pacific Health, Hawaii Medical Assurance Association and the Honolulu Star-Advertiser.

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