HONOLULU -- Hawaii Gov. Ben Cayetano will sign a law passed by the
state legislature giving the Hawaii Tourism Authority an additional
$10 million to market the state to tourists, according to the
The appropriation was part of a package of bills introduced
during a special session of the Hawaii Legislature to stimulate the
state's ailing economy.
The $10 million is on top of $49 million the HTA already awarded
the Hawaii Visitors & Convention Bureau to market the state in