April 30, 2015
Nova Scotia’s Business Barometer Index fell for the second consecutive month in April, but at 63.3, it remains better than that recorded in all of 2014 and late 2013.
April 28, 2015
Positive steps for small business but still lots of work ahead on size of city hall and taxes.
April 9, 2015
Finance Minister Diana Whalen delivered a budget which set a path for economic growth but there is still a lot of work to do getting public spending under control.
Halifax , March 24, 2015
The Canadian Federation of Independent Business (CFIB) is applauding the creation of a new joint Regulatory and Service Effectiveness Office by the governments of Nova Scotia and New Brunswick. The Premiers of both provinces announced the move at Armour Transportation Systems in Burnside, saying the move is designed to "create a modern, consistent and fair regulatory environment driven by high-quality, client-focused service."
January 5, 2015
Small business confidence took a big hit across the country in December while optimism in Nova Scotia continued to slide slightly.