Business

Local wine sales were up 14.7% in the last quarter of 2015

WineAs Nova Scotia wine industry grows, so does shelf space in stores

Some worry that 'more local choice for wine means more competition'

Mar 26, 2016

From left: Colin Dodds, Howard Ramos, Jon Penney and Robert Finbow answer questions from moderator Brian Bow, far right, and audience members.

Trans-Pacific PartnershipWhat the Trans-Pacific Partnership means for Nova Scotia

Panellists answer questions about how the trade agreement may affect Halifax, province

Mar 24, 2016

The Bloomfield development will feature housing units of different prices and sizes, as well as commercial spaces.

HousingBloomfield project offers ‘different approach’ to housing in Nova Scotia

The province is looking to offset risk to taxpayers by partnering with business

Mar 23, 2016

“There’s an excitement about candy,” Janet Merrithew, owner of Sweet Jane’s, said.

CandyEaster’s sweet for Sweet Jane’s

Halifax candy store expects to be busy the week before the holiday

Mar 21, 2016

Room escape games have been appearing in Canada since 2013.

Escape GamesEscape reality with Halifax’s new pastime

Room escape games are a popular trend, but will they stick?

Mar 14, 2016

EqualityWomen entrepreneurs: 'They get to control their own destiny'

Business consultant gets banks thinking about how customer service affects women

Mar 14, 2016

New Business Halifax startup wins trip to San Francisco to seek investors

Halifax startup tech company beats six others for the prize

Mar 13, 2016

Youth will be involved in all parts of the bee-keeping process.

YouthCome summertime, these youths might be your local source for honey

A youth entrepreneurship program in Dartmouth involves youth to harvest and sell honey from bees

Mar 13, 2016

Ritu Ganju (standing up) talking to Sharon Pierre Luis after the panel.

Immigration'I’ve been told I need Canadian experience. What is Canadian experience?'

Immigrants feeling pressure to head west for stable jobs

Mar 12, 2016

Students search for jobs online

UnemploymentWill more students get jobs if Nova Scotia follows Scotland's lead?

Scotland says it has lowered its youth unemployment rate

Mar 11, 2016