Industries in Halifax

NSCC contest-winners draw attention to women in STEM fields

March 04, 2015

Two students from Nova Scotia Community College recently engineered their way to a spot at a provincial innovation contest based in Halifax, Nova Scotia.

Asian demand bolstering expansion of lobster industry in Nova Scotia

March 04, 2015

The lobster export industry in Nova Scotia is on the upswing, with the Asian market growing bigger by the day and members of the sector looking to expand sales even further.

New York City startups tap Halifax as a source of talent

January 16, 2015

Atlantic Canada is rapidly becoming a valuable and vibrant hub for the tech sector.

ENERhouse conference returns to Halifax, Nova Scotia

January 15, 2015

The leading housing and energy conference in Atlantic Canada is gearing up for its two-day run at the Westin Hotel in Halifax, Nova Scotia.

Gaming industry poised for further growth in Halifax, Nova Scotia

December 16, 2014

Nova Scotia's digital media tax credit is helping to attract gaming companies to the region, bolstering business in Halifax especially.

Halifax’s financial services sector leads all North American cities

October 30, 2014

Over the last several years, Halifax has positioned itself as a major financial hub for expanding banks, lenders and hedge fund enterprises.

Halifax universities supplying talent for emerging industries

October 28, 2014

Halifax boasts an incredibly educated workforce due to the presence of several reputable universities in the city.

Port of Halifax continues to increase cargo shipments

October 28, 2014

The Halifax Gateway is one of North America's most active shipping centers.

Halifax continues to grow its business parks

October 27, 2014

Halifax, Nova Scotia, is one of Canada's most attractive locations for expanding companies, due in large part to the number of state-of-the-art business parks in the area.

Halifax becoming a continental hub for sea trade

October 27, 2014

Already a major player on the shipbuilding scene, Halifax may soon become a hotbed for ocean trade.