Business

Piece of the East with the minister of immigration Lena M Diab

FoodSyrian food with a twist at the Seaport Farmers' Market

Seaport Farmers' Market had its first taste of Syrian food made by upcycling food

Jan 27, 2017

Gerry Lonergan, owner of the East Coast Bakey, spins his sign and ushers pedestrians inside for some bagels.

FoodWaiting for Trudeau

Meet the East Coast Bakery owner still waiting for a visit from the prime minister

Jan 18, 2017

How has the post-holiday season affected small businesses? Find out more in our show.

Business Finding footing in the post-holiday lull

Small businesses are finding ways to keep their stores open during the post-holiday season.

Jan 16, 2017

From print to paywall

The success and struggles of subscription-based online journalism

Dec 26, 2016

Ludovic Eveno surveys the kitchen at the Agricola Street Brasserie.

RestaurantsThe big problem facing restaurants in Nova Scotia

Influx of 'trendy' new restaurants adds to job shortage in industry

Dec 9, 2016

EntrepreneurshipWhat is Startup Grind?

Oleg Yefimov is creating entrepreneurial networks in Halifax

Dec 8, 2016

A sign on the building alludes to its future residents, Chain Yard Cider company.

CiderStuck between beer and wine? Try cider

Local cider sales have reached $1.6 million so far this year

Dec 7, 2016

Katherine MacFarlane (left) and Chris Rankin (right) show the collection of owls given to them by graduates of the Older Wiser Labour Force program.

SeniorsUnemployed at 64? OWLforce can help

Employment agency offers training in computer use, social skills

Dec 1, 2016

EntrepreneurshipForestry 2.0

WoodsCamp brings logging into the 21st Century

Dec 1, 2016

Down, but not out of the picture

Despite newsroom layoffs, great photojournalism can still be seen. Here’s why.

Nov 30, 2016

The Volta Labs logo.

TechVolta Labs is looking for million-dollar ideas

Local business offering funds to tech startups with market potential

Nov 26, 2016

Dean Petty with Probat roaster used to roast coffee beans

coffee roasting How does small-batch coffee roasting work?

Two Nova Scotia companies explain the process that brings you fresh coffee

Nov 22, 2016

Both Mohammed Alhabash and Almasa Sulaiman pitched their business ideas at a conference for Syrian entrepreneurs at Dalhousie on the weekend.

DiversitySyrian families bring new business ideas to Nova Scotia

Inspired by the Hadhad family’s Peace by Chocolate in Antigonish, others strive for success

Nov 22, 2016