Industry and economy


Accountability reporting on government investment funds

Find accountability reporting information on the use of financial incentives provided to companies through 5 government investment funds to support economic growth.

Advancing social enterprise in Nova Scotia: a framework

Framework for advancing social enterprise as a way to support our economy and give back to communities across Nova Scotia.

Financial statements 2017 to 2018: Invest Nova Scotia

Invest Nova Scotia’s financial statements for the 2017 to 2018 fiscal year.

Invest Nova Scotia annual report: 2019

Progress towards the fund’s mandate of supporting innovative and collaborative projects that improve Nova Scotia’s competitiveness.

Jobs Fund annual report: 2019

Changes in the Nova Scotia Jobs Fund portfolio and financial statements for the 2018 to 2019 fiscal year.

Last mile internet strategy: report

The Last Mile Strategy supports the final leg of the telecommunications network that delivers high-speed internet services to end users across the province.

Middle mile internet strategy: report

The Middle Mile Strategy supports high-speed internet infrastructure by linking the core telecommunications network to the local last mile facilities across the province.

Municipal and Community Rural High-Speed Internet Funding Program projects

List of projects that received funding through the Municipal and Community Group Rural High-speed Internet Funding Program.

Development opportunities

Apply for project funding from Invest Nova Scotia

Apply for funding for projects that increase economic competitiveness and productivity.

Develop Nova Scotia

Develop Nova Scotia is responsible for strategic infrastructure development and property management throughout the province to help grow the economy and strengthen communities.

Events East Group

Events East Group is responsible for attracting and hosting events in Halifax and throughout Nova Scotia.

Halifax Convention Centre

Halifax Convention Centre attracts and hosts meetings and conventions in Halifax.


Innovacorp is an early stage venture capital organization. It helps startups commercialize their technologies and succeed in the global marketplace. Target industries include information technology, life sciences, clean technology and ocean technology.

Nova Scotia Business Inc.

Nova Scotia Business Inc. (NSBI) helps businesses across the province expand to new markets and grow exports.

Tourism Nova Scotia

Tourism Nova Scotia is responsible for marketing Nova Scotia as a travel destination and attracting non-resident overnight visitors to the province.

Economic statistics

Economic and demographic data: DailyStats

Analysis of economic and demographic conditions in Nova Scotia. Updated daily.

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