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Economic and Business Development produces a regular e-newsletter for the business community with updates on news, events, programs and support, and announcements.

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Building Resiliency through Employee Compensation: Workshop with UptreeHR

  Join the Municipality of East Hants and UptreeHR for a free, in-person workshop for local businesses to learn about employee compensation and economic resiliency. This workshop will: Review the… Full story

Business Success Story: Division 8 Architectural Glass and Aluminum

Photo: The Staff of Division 8 Architectural Glass and Aluminum For over 12 years, Division 8 Architectural Glass and Aluminum has been a staple in the glazing industry in Nova… Full story

Small Business Week 2023

The third week of October is Small Business Week, an annual celebration of entrepreneurship that the Business Development Bank of Canada has organized for over 44 years. Every year, close… Full story

Small Business Week: MacVicar Family Painting

Photo: Newly painted kitchen cabinets by MacVicar Family Painting Professional, trustworthy and experienced is MacVicar Family Painting’s promise to its customers as it transforms spaces with its painting services. With… Full story

Small Business Week: Gravity Luxury Domes

Photo: Christa Giddens, owner of Gravity Luxury Domes Finding their Dome away from Home Local business owners Christa and Gary Giddens didn’t always know they wanted to be entrepreneurs. With… Full story


Aquatic Centre Closure