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Film Productions Announced

Oct 18, 2016

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

Funding Disclosures - Strategic Investment Funds

Aug 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.

NSBI 2015-16 Annual Report available

Aug 11, 2016

Nova Scotia Business Inc. (NSBI) releases 2015-16 annual report.

Bert Frizzell elected chair of NSBI Board

Jun 22, 2016

Nova Scotia Business Inc. (NSBI) welcomes its newest board chair. Bert Frizzell has been elected by his fellow NSBI board members today, June 22, as the new chair of the crown corporation's private-sector-led board of directors.

Cedar Bay Grilling Company Named Nova Scotia Exporter of the Year

May 26, 2016

Cedar Bay Grilling Company Ltd. of Blandford, Lunenburg County, has taken the top award as the province’s 2016 Exporter of the Year at the annual Nova Scotia Export Achievement Awards, held today, May 26.

Nova Scotia companies to be celebrated at Provincial Export Awards

May 19, 2016

Ten Nova Scotia companies will be honoured for their success in exporting at the 32nd annual Nova Scotia Export Achievement Awards on Thursday, May 26, and one will be named the 2016 Exporter of the Year.

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.

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

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.