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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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High Demand for Uniacke Business Park

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

Tourism Workshop: A Year of Recovery

Join us for an in-person networking event with guest speaker, Judy Lynch from Tourism Nova Scotia. Review the 2022 tourism season and market updates, learn how to navigate Tourism Nova Scotia's new operator portal, and learn more about how promote your business with and other platforms. Full story

New Commercial Lots For Sale in the Uniacke Business Park

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

More Development Approved for East Hants

Development continues to grow as 662 residential units are approved in the Enfield to Shubenacadie corridor area. Written by Economic and Business Development Division   New development proposal approved FH Development… Full story

Small Business Week 2021

Written by Economic and Business Development Division The third week of October is Small Business Week, an annual celebration of entrepreneurship. The last 19 months have been an extraordinary time for… Full story