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Acadian Seaplants Named Nova Scotia Exporter of the Year

May 21, 2015

Acadian Seaplants of Cornwallis, Annapolis Co. took home the award for Exporter of the Year at the 31st annual Export Achievement Awards, held today, May 21, 2015 in Halifax.

Film and creative industries — transition update

May 19, 2015

Nova Scotia Business Inc. continues the transition process with clients in the film and creative industries.

Nova Scotia Companies to be Celebrated at Provincial Export Awards

May 12, 2015

Nova Scotia companies will be honoured for their success in exporting at the 31st annual Export Achievement Awards.

Information for businesses working in the film and creative industries

Apr 27, 2015

Information for businesses working in the film and creative industries

Nova Scotia Companies to Showcase Technology at Ocean Business 2015

Apr 14, 2015

Nova Scotia’s ocean technology companies have created ground breaking technology and have reached new depths in world ocean exploration.

Nova Scotia Companies Fishing for Opportunities at the Seafood Expo North America

Mar 13, 2015

Nova Scotia seafood companies are ready to take part in the largest seafood trade event in North America in Boston, MA on March 15-17, 2015.

Nova Scotia Financial Services Sector Expands with RBC

Mar 11, 2015

RBC, one of Canada's largest employers in the financial services sector, has signed an incentive agreement with Nova Scotia Business Inc. to expand in Nova Scotia.

Nova Scotia Gaming Companies Ready for Game Developers Conference in San Francisco

Feb 26, 2015

Nine Nova Scotia gaming and interactive media companies have been preparing for months and are set to share their latest game releases and virtual reality creations at the Game Developers Conference (GDC) in San Francisco, CA on March 2-6, 2015.

Global Technology Company, MTI, Expands in Nova Scotia

Feb 17, 2015

An optical systems engineering company is growing in Nova Scotia. Metamaterial Technologies Inc. (MTI), which was founded in London in 2010, has signed an agreement with Nova Scotia Business Inc. (NSBI) to expand its global business in Dartmouth.

NSBI Board of Directors Names Laurel Broten President, CEO

Jan 14, 2015

Nova Scotia Business Inc. board of directors announced today, Jan. 14, Laurel Broten has been appointed president and CEO of NSBI.

Lockheed Martin Canada Focuses on High-value, Innovative Export Product

Dec 19, 2014

Lockheed Martin Canada's Halifax facility is positioning itself for growth by developing and maintaining its capacity to export through its Nova Scotia operations.

Lockheed Martin Canada Payroll Rebate Facts

Dec 19, 2014

Over the course of the payroll rebate incentive (September 2008 – August 2013), Lockheed Martin Canada earned $1,782,204.05 in rebates. The jobs covered under the NSBI incentive created at Lockheed Martin Canada resulted in $32,186,502 in employee payroll over the course of NSBI’s incentive and Nova Scotia received about $5,342,959 in direct tax revenue. Learn more

BioVectra Chooses Nova Scotia to Expand

Dec 16, 2014

BioVectra is investing and creating new jobs in Windsor to support its international growth. BioVectra, headquartered in Charlottetown, is a contract manufacturing organization which produces ingredients for the global pharmaceutical industry.

Cybersecurity Company Opens Global Active Response Centre

Dec 10, 2014

GoSecure Inc., headquartered in Montreal, has chosen Dartmouth, Nova Scotia for its first global active response centre. GoSecure Inc. specializes in sound risk management related to information systems by providing highly specialized security services and co-management of information technology security infrastructure.

New Appointment to Board of Directors

Dec 8, 2014

The chair of Nova Scotia Business Inc.'s (NSBI) board of directors, Janice Stairs, today, Dec. 8, announced the appointment of Marie Mullally to the board. "NSBI's board is made up of some of the top business minds from communities throughout the province, representing a diverse range of sectors and business interests," said Ms. Stairs. "We are pleased to welcome this experienced leader to NSBI's board."