Business News

Attracting and Retaining Talent in a Competitive Market

February 1st, 2023

Learn how to attract and retain top talent in a competitive market. East Hants Economic and Business Development Join East Hants Economic and Business Development with guest speaker, Sarah Mullins… Full story

Live Here: Heidi Penning & Jim deVries, Raven’s Rest Retreat

February 1st, 2023

Photo: Jim deVries (Left), Heidi Penning (Right) When asked if she had any advice for someone considering moving to East Hants, Heidi Penning said “take the leap of faith; you… Full story

Immigration Information Session for Businesses

December 7th, 2022

Learn more about immigration opportunities for employers. This session will provide an overview of available immigration programs for East Hants' businesses considering skilled foreign workers to assist with today's labour shortage. Full story

Goodwill and Good Times Growing in East Hants

October 21st, 2022

Photo: Andres Palma (Front),  Isaac Fraser (Middle), Chelsea Bundy (Back) Good Robot Brewing Co., known for its quirky beverages and branding, relocated its manufacturing from its Halifax brewery to the… Full story

Success on the Fundy Shore

October 19th, 2022

Photo: Asrar Haq-Montford and Nicholas Montford-Haq, co-operators of Shangri-La Cottages When asked if they had any advice for someone considering opening a new business, Nicholas Montford-Haq said “just go for… Full story

Seagull Cabinets invests in new facility in Mount Uniacke to grow business

October 17th, 2022

Seagull Cabinet’s new facility in the Uniacke Business Park, Mount Uniacke, Nova Scotia, will extend the company’s focus to include in-house design and direct sales to customers, creating new opportunities… Full story

Small Business Week 2022

October 16th, 2022

Written by Economic and Business Development Division The third week of October is Small Business Week, an annual celebration of entrepreneurship that the Business Development Bank of Canada has organized for… Full story

Succession Planning with Uprise Consulting

October 11th, 2022

Join us for an in-person event to learn more about succession planning. East Hants Economic and Business Development Are you thinking about succession planning? Join The Municipality of East Hants… Full story

High Demand for Uniacke Business Park

August 30th, 2022

The Uniacke Business Park, just off of Highway 101 in Mount Uniacke, is receiving increased attention as a destination for commercial and light industrial businesses. Full story

New Commercial Lots For Sale in the Uniacke Business Park

June 30th, 2022

Uniacke Business Park Phase 2 will help meet the growing market demand for commercial land for sale near Halifax. Phase 2 of the Uniacke Business Park expansion is now ready for… Full story