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Film Productions Announced

Apr 26, 2016

Nova Scotia Business Inc. announces approved productions through the Nova Scotia Film and Television Production Incentive Fund (NSFPIF).

Funding Disclosures - Strategic Investment Funds

Apr 15, 2016

The following business development incentives in the form of payroll rebates, were announced and sorted by fiscal year. Payroll rebates are disbursed through the Strategic Investment Funds.

Agreement to sell land in Point Tupper, Nova Scotia to Bear Head LNG

Mar 29, 2016

Nova Scotia Business Inc. (NSBI) entered into an agreement with Bear Head LNG to sell a 72.42 acre parcel of land located at the Point Tupper/Bear Head Industrial Park, Richmond County. 

Nova Scotia, Canada's Got Game as Gaming Companies Ready for GDC 2016 in San Francisco

Mar 15, 2016

Six 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 14-18, 2016.

Nova Scotia, Canada's Seafood Companies Cast a Wide Net at Seafood Expo North America

Mar 4, 2016

Seafood Expo North America attracts over 1000 exhibiting companies from more than 40 countries supplying and buying fresh, frozen, packaged and value-added seafood products, equipment, and services.

New Appointment to Board of Directors

Dec 2, 2015

The chair of Nova Scotia Business Inc.'s (NSBI) board of directors, Janice Stairs, today (Dec. 2nd), announced the appointment of Tom Hickey to the board.

Nova Scotia Business Inc. Funding Disclosures

Nov 24, 2015

The following business development incentives in the form of payroll rebates, were announced during fiscal year 2015-16. Payroll rebates are disbursed through the Strategic Investment Funds.

Ubisoft® Acquires Longtail Halifax

Oct 13, 2015

Today, Ubisoft, announced it has acquired Longtail Halifax to join its international network of studios.

Game Development Studio Chooses Nova Scotia for Growth

Sep 30, 2015

Hothead Games Opens New Development Studio in Halifax, Nova Scotia. Canadian games developer expands operations coast to coast

Film and creative industries — Contact Us

Sep 23, 2015

Contact information and related resources and funding links for film and creative industries in Nova Scotia.

International Financial Services Firm Chooses Nova Scotia for Growth

Sep 9, 2015

Conifer Financial Services, an international asset services firm, announced today, Sept. 2, that it is expanding its Nova Scotia operations.

NSBI 2014-15 Annual Report available

Jul 30, 2015

Nova Scotia Business Inc. (NSBI) released today, July 30, its 13th annual report, including financial statements audited by an independent third party in accordance with Canadian auditing standards.

Global Tech Corporation Chooses Nova Scotia for Expansion

Jul 16, 2015

IGATE Corporation, an integrated technology and operations-based solutions provider, based in New Jersey, has chosen Nova Scotia for its Canadian expansion plans.

New Business Tools Support Export Growth

Jul 2, 2015

Nova Scotia Business Inc. has two new programs to encourage and increase exports and private-sector growth in the province.

New Business Tool to Work with Nova Scotia Filmmakers

Jun 26, 2015

Nova Scotia Business Inc. will begin accepting applications for the new Nova Scotia Film and Television Production Incentive Fund on Thursday, July 2.