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  • Halifax's Inclusive Economic Strategy

    Halifax's Inclusive Economic Strategy

    Together with Halifax Regional Municipality, we are proud to launch People. Planet. Prosperity. Halifax's Inclusive Economic Strategy for 2022-27. Learn more and download the strategy.

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    Atlantic Immigration Program (AIP)

    Atlantic Immigration Program (AIP)

    The permanent Atlantic Immigration Program (AIP) launched in January and is now accepting applications for new employer designations.

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  • Halifax Index 2021

    Halifax Index 2021

    The Halifax Index is the city’s annual report on economic and community progress. This year's Index also shares insights into the economic impacts of COVID-19. Explore and see how Halifax measured up last year.

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    Build Resilience for Your Business

    Build Resilience for Your Business

    A solid, tested business continuity plan can help you prepare for unexpected business disruptions. Explore our new Business Continuity Toolkit and create your own continuity plan.

    Explore the Toolkit

Halifax is open for business and offers key advantages for business growth and success.

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Talent

More than 70% of the workforce holds a post-secondary degree or certificate—among the highest rates in Canada.

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Location

Located steps from the ocean and ideally situated to move goods, travel internationally, or deliver services across time zones.

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Cost

A mid-sized city with the opportunities and talent of a big city at more competitive costs.

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Innovation

A skilled workforce, innovation ecosystem, and first-rate R&D tax credits to help build your business.

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Get back to business safely and quickly

Our team is here to help you manage through COVID-19 impacts and adapt to a new normal. Get support navigating and accessing the government programs and private sector resources you need most.

"Halifax is a thriving intellectual and research hub, we are also a cultural and artistic hub. The diversity of our strengths is in itself a strength."

Dr. Mary Bluechardt

President & Vice Chancellor, Mount Saint Vincent University

Upcoming Event

Halifax Index 2022

May 27

Join Us for the launch of Halifax Index 2022. The Halifax Index is our comprehensive report on Halifax’s annual economic and community progress.

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