Mark Dunkerley, Hawaiian Air president and CEO, discusses the financial impact from tropical storms which hit Hawaii to the airline's bottom line and what travel says about the state of the American consumer.» Read More
The 50th state no longer ranks 50th in CNBC's Top States For Business rankings.
It seems wherever you go these days, you can't help but feel the pinch when it comes to gas prices at the pump. Here is a breakdown of the states with the highest and lowest prices.
Japan is Hawaii's second largest market for tourists behind the US mainland. Last year, 1.2 million Japanese came to the islands and spent $1.9 billion, according to the state tourism officials. Now, all of this is threatened.
I'm in Hawaii to cover the unique economic challenges facing the Aloha State. I'm also here to moderate the state's CFA annual forecast dinner.