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News Releases & Statements

06-13-2018 HTA Issues RFPs to Help Fund Programs Supporting Hawaiian Culture, Natural Resources and Community-Oriented in 2019

06-8-2018 Governor David Ige, Hawaii Tourism Authority Praise Norwegian Cruise Line for Resuming Weekly Hilo and Kona Port Calls

05-31-2018 Statement by George D. Szigeti RE: Hawaii's Visitor Statistics Results for April 2018

05-31-2018 Hawaii Visitor Spending Increased 13.4 Percent to $1.42 Billion in April 2018

05-30-2018 Association of Volleyball Professionals and Hawaii Tourism Authority Partner to Announce the 2018 AVP Hawaii Invitational, September 14-16, 2018

05-25-2018 “Air Quality is Safe in the Hawaiian Islands” – Hawaii Governor David Ige and State’s Top Health Official  ISLAND MAP

5/23/18 All Counties and All Classes of Hawaii Hotel Properties Reported Solid RevPAR and ADR Increases in April

5/21/18 Hawaii Governor David Ige: "Travel is Safe to the Hawaiian Islands"

5/9/2018 Hawai‘i Timeshare Properties Averaged 89.5 Percent Occupancy in 2017

5/6/2018 Hawaii Volcanoes National Park Re-Opens Partially with Limited Services

5/4/2018 All of Hawaiian Islands Unaffected by Volcano Activity Except Remote Area on Island of Hawaii East Side

4/27/2018 HTA Funding Shuttle Service for Kauai North Shore Residents Stranded by Flooding 

4/26/2018 Statement by George D. Szigeti RE: Hawai'i Visitor Statistics Results for First Quarter and March 2018

4/26/2018 Hawai'i Visitor Spending Increased 10.1 Percent to $4.82 Billion in First Quarter 2018

4/25/2018 HTA Announces Leslie Dance to Resign as Vice President of Marketing and Product Development on May 15

4/24/2018 Robust First Quarter Realized by Hawai‘i Hotel Properties Statewide

4/23/2018 Kauai is Open for Business; Travelers can Book Trips with Confidence

4/9/2018 HTA Sets the Record Straight on Tourism Funding Cuts Proposed by HB2010 SD2 and Implements Plan for Improvements in to State Auditor's Report

3/29/2018 Hawai‘i Visitor Spending Generated $1.52 Billion in February 2018

3/28/2018 Hawai‘i Hotels Statewide Averaged RevPAR of $252, ADR of $294 and Occupancy of 85.6% in February

3/10/2018 Hawai'i Night at the STAPLES Center Celebrates L.A. Clippers Return to Honolulu

3/10/2018 L.A. Clippers to Return to Hawai'i for Training Camp to Start 2018-2019 Season

2/28/2018 Statement by George D. Szigeti RE: Hawai'i Visitor Statistics Results for January 2018

2/28/2018 Visitor Spending Generated $1.69 Billion in January 2018, the Highest Monthly Total in Hawai'i's History

2/26/2018 Hawai'i Tourism Authority Presents Spring Marketing Update, March 7

2/22/2018 Hawai‘i Hotels Statewide Begin 2018 with Strong January

1/31/2018 Statement by George D. Szigeti RE: Hawai'i's Visitor Statistics Results for 2017 

1/31/2018  Hawai'i Tourism Authority Set New Record Totals in 2017

1/25/2018  Hawai‘i Hotels Statewide Set New Annual Records in 2017 for Revenue Per Available Room and Average Daily Rate

1/24/2018 Hawai'i Convention Center Secures New Agreements to Host Futsal, Basketball, and Volleyball Tournaments Using its Sports Courts

1/18/2018 HTA Statement: Hawai'i Celebrates Polynesia's Football Legends and Future Stars

1/17/2018 HTA Encourages Fan Support to Make Pacific Rim Cup an Annual Soccer Showcase

1/16/2018 HTA Statement: Initial Travel Demand for Hawai'i Unaffected by False Missile Alert

1/13/2018 False Missile Alert Issued by the Hawaii Emergency Management Agency

1/11/2018 HTA: Randy Baldemor Stepping Down as COO 

1/11/2018 HTA Sponsoring Festivals - County of Maui Events Training Program 

1/10/2018 Hawai‘i Visitor Accommodation Units Surpassed 80,000 Statewide in 2017

1/9/2018 Statement by George Szigeti RE: HTA and PGA TOUR Extend Partnership to Host Hawai'i Golf Tournaments to 2022

1/4/2018 Hawai‘i Timeshare Properties Averaged 90.1 Percent Occupancy in Third Quarter 2017 

1/2/18 HTA 2018 President's Message



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