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Homepage Image - GC - HireMeHalifax - Feb 2017#HireMeHalifax Pitch Videos are now available!

Congratulations to our #HireMeHalifax Video Contest winners: 1st place - Matthew Burton, 2nd place - Nick Punjabi, and 3rd place - Madeline Jewers.

Watch the top finalists' pitch videos now! 

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ECONOMIC SNAPSHOT-MARCH 2018-COVER PHOTOQuarterly Economic Snapshot Winter 2018

Highlights this quarter include another strong year for population growth, an increase in part-time employment while full-time employment declines, record growth in a number of Halifax Gateway statistics, and a jump in the office vacancy rate. View and download the Winter 2018 Economic Snapshot.

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Sell-Halifax-Homepage-ImageSell Halifax Program

Halifax provides the TLC needed for your business' success: Talent, Location and Cost.  View and Download the Sell Halifax Toolkit. 

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Economic Snapshot

Real GDP Level & Annual Growth 2016, CMA's, $2007 Chained Millions
Source: Conference Board of Canada

GDP level and annual growth

Real GDP per Capita Level & Annual Growth 2016, CMA's, $2007 (CM)
Source: Conference Board of Canada

GDP growth per capita and annual growth

GDP
Growth

Halifax had another strong year for GDP growth in 2016. The Conference Board of Canada (CBoC) estimated the city's real GDP grew to $18.6 billion in 2016, an increase of 2.2%.

 

2017 Halifax Index

Featured Business

Scotiabank

Scotiabank

This month, we talked to Craig Thompson, Senior Vice President, Atlantic Region at Scotiabank. Scotiabank is a Canadian multinational bank serving customers in over 55 countries.

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Events


24-Apr-2018 - 28-Apr-2018, 5:00 PM - 8:30 PM
The Lord Nelson Hotel & Suites

Tuesday, April 24th, The Maritimes Energy Association is on tap to host an evening in conversation with Laura Dawson – Director of the Wilson Institute - as we set the stage to discuss the complexity and uncertainty surrounding NAFTA renegotiations.

Industry News

The Power of Innovation and Immigration

April 26, 2018

Halifax’s residents, businesses, and organizations are driven to succeed. Evidence of their ambition, investment, and hard work can be seen throughout the city. As the economic hub of Nova Scotia and Atlantic Canada, Halifax has a vital role in driving economic and population growth. The Partnership is committed to leading and supporting efforts to bring greater prosperity to our people, city, province, and region. We are both optimistic and realistic about Halifax’s prospects and potential.

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