Business

Sylvia Parris-Drummond poses with a selection of the Delmore

CEO of Halifax non-profit wins national entrepreneur award

Head of Black education group one of seven recipients across Canada

Nov 20, 2020

Store closure sign at a local restaurant

COVID-19 shifts labour needs and spreads joblessness, business execs say

As of October, the long-term unemployed totalled one-quarter of all unemployed people

Nov 20, 2020

Jordan Hoover playing in the Canadian Football League at Edmonton

Football world hopeful amid pandemic, says sports economist

COVID-19 could be just a ‘blip' for the CFL

Nov 19, 2020

A pine tree sapling planted in Sioux Lookout Ont.

‘A lot of people are being challenged right now’: Forestry sector searching for solutions

With Northern Pulp out of the picture, the silviculture industry is hoping to stay rooted

Feb 8, 2020

An electric car charges in the Halifax Central Library parking garage. A new business in Dartmouth, All EV, will be selling used electric cars, which could make them more affordable for the average Nova Scotian.

Can’t afford an electric car in Nova Scotia? That might change soon

Burnside business will be first dealership in the province for used electric cars

Jan 28, 2020

The vehicle carrier ship called Morning Calypso could be one vessel that is monitored by OCIANA.

Dartmouth company gets funding to develop original ‘air traffic control for ships’

CEO says their technology could have prevented some maritime disasters

Jan 24, 2020

The Creative Kick often holds speaker nights, where paid speakers share tips on how to make a living in creative fields.

Local group inspires community of creative entrepreneurs

The Creative Kick networking group looks to keep creative talent local

Jan 18, 2020

Jessica Newman and her new bookshelf casket.

'I get comfort from knowing what I’ll be buried in'

How a Maritimer is embracing mortality with a bookshelf

Nov 27, 2019

Jaime Landry pouring a drink at her bar in Fox Point, N.S.

19-year-old entrepreneur opens distillery

Commerce student balances schoolwork, owning a business

Nov 16, 2019

Proposed design for Schooners stadium.

New Schooners proposal: more private funding, less taxpayer money

City ‘not prepared to own or operate a stadium,' HRM official says

Nov 15, 2019