Business

“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

FuelWilson gas to buy remaining 11 Esso stores in Halifax

Esso’s staffing, prices, branding will not be affected

Mar 9, 2016

Curtis Pyke drill taps a tree.

AgricultureEarly start to maple syrup tapping season

Warm weather means smaller yield for N.S. maple farmers

Mar 7, 2016

Ocean science research at Dalhousie sees a lot of industry partnership from small, local businesses.

ScienceWhen shipbuilding contracts fund microscopic research

Investment from industry can alter the course of scientific research

Feb 26, 2016