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Meet some of the best talent Halifax has to offer!

Join us on March 27 at the Halifax Marriott Harbourfront Hotel for a night of networking, live pitches, and youth hiring resources. Don't miss out as we award the winners of our #hiremehalifax video contest for their best elevator pitch.

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Smart Cities Challenge

Halifax has a chance to be awarded $50 million to tackle poverty's most urgent of issues: food insecurity. We have the facts and figures. We need your insights and ideas. Complete the Smart Cities Survey now! Your ideas will help build a strong case. 

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Sell 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


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

G4S - web


This month we talked to Bruce Keith, Business Development Manager at G4S Secure Solutions Canada. G4S is a global company with a 50-year legacy of innovation in the Canadian security business. 

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A 2-hour LIVE STREAM workshop exploring the question “What makes a workplace supportive to immigrants?”

Objectives:  by the end of this workshop you will have

  • An understanding of the meaning of “Immigrant- Friendly Workplace”
  • Familiarity with 6 key areas of employer development
  • An overview of Employer Support Services and specifically the Workplace Culture program

Live-streaming to employers outside of Nova Scotia is now available for a fee of $99.

Industry News

Life in Halifax: The Perfect Balance

March 8, 2018

Whether you recently moved here, are thinking of moving here, or have lived here your whole life, Halifax is the perfect place to experience it all; it’s rich in history with an easy-going atmosphere.

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