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Business Report: Spurious correlations

If fuel prices soar and travel declines, you may feel the two trends are correlated. But without proof of cause-and-effect, correlations should not be automatically…

Business Report: Our retail sector

CBRE says retail employment is ebbing and vacancy is rising as we shop more online. But vacancy is actually still pretty low at almost every…

Business Report: 7/13/18

Here’s a milestone in rebuilding from the Puna lava – the Small Business Administration reports its lending in the disaster zone has already topped $10…

Business Report: Trade war impacts, state by state

China is retaliating for Trump trade tariffs. The U.S. Chamber of Commerce, usually very pro-Trump, is against the new tariffs. It’s been circulating state-by-state information…

Business Report: Honolulu Office Space

Oahu has 14.6 million square feet of office space, but rents and vacancy rates vary a whole lot. Central Business District: 7 million sq. ft.,…