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WendyLuther_V.1Halifax Partnership Announces President & CEO

The Halifax Partnership is thrilled to announce the appointment of Wendy Luther as President & CEO, effective June 3. 

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AIP - Web Cover_DEC 20182Have labour gaps?

Employers in Nova Scotia can use the Atlantic Immigration Pilot to hire international workers and graduates. Learn more about the Pilot, explore its resources, and connect to our Talent Specialists. 

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WINTER_Economic Snapshot - Web CoverWinter 2019 Economic Snapshot 

Highlights this quarter include a GDP growth rate forecast, increase in international enrolment in Halifax Universities, an improved unemployment rate, and improving consumer purchasing power. View and download the Winter 2019 Economic Snapshot.

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Economic Snapshot

Halifax’s GDP growth is forecasted to be moderate in 2019, falling to 1.4% from 1.8% in 2018. Over the next few years GDP growth will track slightly below the national figure, averaging 1.6% annually between 2019 and 2022.

GDP

Source: Conference Board of Canada Metropolitan Outlook

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The unemployment rate dropped to 6.0% in Q4 2018, down from 7.1% in Q4 2017.

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Source: Statistics Canada Table 18-10-0004-01, CMHC Housing Now Tables

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GDP
Growth

Halifax's GDP grew by 1.7% in 2017, below both the national figures and most of the benchmark cities. 

The Business Confidence Index for Halifax reached an all-time high in 2018, marking the fourth straight year of gains.

 

Halifax Index 2018

Featured Business

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This month, we talked to Jean-Jacques Ruest, President & CEO, at CN.

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Events

, 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Online Event, Halifax Canada
Events

Halifax Digital Marketing Conference will be held May 16th to 17th, 2019.  It is an online event being streamed live and also available on demand. It’s the one digital marketing event for marketing professionals in Halifax you can’t afford to miss. Whatever your goal is; reinforcing customer loyalty, improving lead generation, increasing sales, or driving stronger consumer engagement, the Halifax Digital Marketing Conference line up has been specifically designed to help you develop your audience.

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Phone: 8008055385