Business

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

HTU president Ingrid Bulmer (left) and other union members Nov. 7

MediaChronicle Herald on employee job security

Layoff protection for senior staff continues to remain divisive issue

Nov 21, 2016

Keegan Francis shoots a bow and arrow, defending his castle in virtual reality.

Virtual RealitySee it to believe it

A second virtual reality business is expected to open in the city

Nov 19, 2016

A partygoer gets lost in the music. (Reenactment of a silent party.)

TechnologySilent parties make their way to Halifax

Headphone events give partiers control of the music they hear

Nov 19, 2016

Mengzi Bian owner of Moon Moon Cosmetics

CosmeticsWant cosmetics from Asia? Here’s where you can find them

Moon Moon Cosmetics opens in Bishop's Landing

Nov 11, 2016

Brenda and Campbell Bailey show off their specialty brews.

Craft marketChristmas comes early for Halifax Forum craft vendors

This year's Christmas at the Forum hosted 225 vendors and 300 booths

Nov 7, 2016

Good Robot Brewery houses non-profit organization charity events every week.

Business'Good Willbot' hosts weekly charity events

How does a good robot do good?

Oct 30, 2016

Business Brewing up something cool in Halifax

‘We’re just doing this the most DIY, punk-rock way possible’

Oct 29, 2016

Minimum wage is currently $10.70, the NDP wants to change that to $15

PoliticsN.S. minimum wage third lowest in the country

NDP reintroduces bill to raise base pay to $15

Oct 27, 2016