Howard's Business Report

  Business Report: Jobless claims by county

Howard breaks down the jobless claims here in Hawaii county-by-county.

  Business Report: Labor under utilization

Both Hawaii and Nevada are about 50% worse than the national average.

  Business Report: Proposal to change Honolulu's property taxes

There's a proposal to change the system that collects property taxes in Honolulu.

  Business Report: Alternative measures of unemployment

  Business Report: March unemployment in Hawaii by island

It's still bad. Business reporter shows us the updated unemployment numbers for Hawaii in March of 2021 island-by-island.

  Business Report: March inflation rate

Hold onto your pants! It's crisis at a glance!

  Business Report: Inflation is still low

  Business Report: A new trend in CEO salaries

  Business Report: Pondering online purchases

  Business Report: Comparing President Biden's infrastructure plan to the New Deal

To shock some life into the economy and to get Americans back to work, President Franklin D. Roosevelt created the New Deal in 1930s.

  Business News: The lawsuit against Hawaiian Host

An important legal concept has been invoked as Big Island macnut growers sue Hawaiian Host over nuts delivered but not paid for.

  Business Report: Hawaii vacation rentals for February 2021

Even with the drop in available vacation rentals during the pandemic, the numbers were low for February 2021. Howard Dicus has the details by island.

  Business Report: Feds review tip rules

  Business Report: Hotel occupancy for February

  Business Report: Economics and politics

Economics and politics should never mix, but they do. Howard explains why.

  Business Report: New unemployment data

  Business Report: State tax revenue

In this Illustrated Economics, Howard goes over the continuing shortage of state tax revenue.

  Business Report: The art of regulating utilities

  Business Report: February arrivals

In this Illustrated Economics, Howard has the numbers for February arrivals.

  Business Report: Matson's 2020 container shipping

It's time for Howard's Illustrated Economics. This time, Matson's 2020 container shipping.

  Business Report: Businesses that thrived during the pandemic

In this Illustrated Economics, Howard discusses which businesses have benefitted during the coronavirus pandemic.