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Yahoo News!: Hawai‘i offers free round trip opportunity to remote workers

Hawai‘i is offering free round trip plane tickets to O‘ahu for out-of-state remote workers who wish to temporarily live and work there. The initiative is an effort to help contribute to the state’s economy which was impacted by COVID-19.

According to CNN, the state has launched a temporary residency program called “Movers and Shakas.” The program is accepting applications until December 15. Lodging benefits will also be provided for the 50 qualified participants who are chosen.

The flights will be provided by Hawaiian Airlines and Alaska Airlines and participants in the program will also get to choose from five hotel options, including Outrigger Waikiki Beach Resort.

Read the full article HERE.