Union workers at Hyatt Regency Waikiki ratify a new contract

(Pacific Business News) – By Christina O’Connor. Unite Here Local 5 announced Friday that union workers at Hyatt Regency Waikiki voted to ratify a contract that includes higher wages, increased benefits and job protection.

For immediate release: July 12, 2019 Media Contacts: Paola Rodelas Cell Phone: (808) 333-4782 p[email protected] Bryant de Venecia Cell Phone: (808) 546-0024 [email protected] Hyatt Regency Waikiki hotel workers ratify union contract This is the 11th Local 5 hotel settled after Marriott workers led a historic nationwide strike in 2018 (HONOLULU) – UNITE HERE Local 5 […]

Hilton workers ratify new union contracts

(Honolulu Star-Advertiser) – By Mark Ladao. Newly ratified union contracts now provide nearly 2,000 employees at Hilton Hawaiian Village with better wages and other benefits.

Hotel workers at Hilton Hawaiian Village ratify new contract

(KITV 4) – More than 2,000 employees at the Hilton Hawaiian Village Waikiki Beach Resort represented by the Unite Here Local 5 union voted in favor of the agreement reached back in May.

Hotel workers ratify new contract for better wages, working conditions

(Hawaii News Now) – HONOLULU, Hawaii (HawaiiNewsNow) – Hotel workers who fought for better wages and job conditions ratified their new contract Wednesday.

Hilton Hawaiian Village and Hawaii Care & Cleaning (HCC) workers ratify union contracts

Press Release for July 10, 2019 Media Contacts: Paola Rodelas Cell Phone: (808) 333-4782 [email protected] Bryant de Venecia Cell Phone: (808) 546-0024 [email protected] Hilton Hawaiian Village and Hawaii Care & Cleaning (HCC) workers ratify union contracts These agreements brings workers closer to making one job enough to live in Hawaii (Honolulu) – UNITE HERE Local […]

Talk story: Immigration is about our shared humanity

(Hawaii Catholic Herald) – The Diocese of Honolulu’s Office for Social Ministry also accompanies migrants in various ways, including supporting legal services through Catholic Charities Hawaii, the Legal Clinic at the United Methodist Church in Honolulu, and the Legal Immigration Clinic at the University of Hawaii and UNITE LOCAL 5 to organize citizenship workshops so […]

City Council members vote to move forward vacation rental bills with amendments to fines for illegal rentals

(KITV 4) – One of the top issues city lawmakers are faced with in 2019 is how to regulate short-term vacation rentals.

Honolulu City Council panel OKs 2 proposals to crack down on illegal vacation rentals

(Honolulu Star-Advertiser) – By Gordon Y.K. Pang. A bill allowing about 1,715 newly permitted hosted vacation rentals on Oahu but no new whole-home transient vacation units won 4-0 approval Friday from the City Council Zoning, Planning and Housing Committee, setting up the measure for a final thumbs-up from the full Council in the coming weeks.