Kahe Wale Newsletter
Translated, Kahe Wale means “free flowing”. We invite you to share in the free flowing of information, from HVCB to you, our valued member. Working with all HVCB departments, our goal is to provide insight into available tools and resources, updates on member initiatives, and learning opportunities.
As we near the anniversary of the shutdowns caused by the pandemic, none of us would have guessed that this is where we would be one year later. My team and I meet regularly with government officials, HTA, and other industry stakeholders. We continue to advocate for the needs of... Read More
This year certainly has felt deep and rough; however, we remain standing and continue to bravely face the challenges and seek opportunities to rebuild Hawaii tourism. We’ve seen some progress this week, Canada has joined the Continental United States and Japan in the pre-travel... Read More
As the time has come to once again welcome visitors, we can’t help but reflect on the last seven months. Through the many challenges, our industry has consistently demonstrated hospitality, courage and resiliency. We have cared for visitors arriving to carry out essential duties,... Read More
The Governor’s announcement that a pre-testing program, allowing visitors to avoid the 14-day quarantine, will start October 15th has given the industry some much needed hope that tourism is moving into recovery. HVCB has been ready with a communication strategy to welcome back... Read More