Halifax ranks 6th out of 108 mature markets for overall business competitiveness, offering companies one of the most educated, cost effective and loyal workforces in North America. Global talent enjoys Halifax's excellent affordable East coast lifestyle.
Halifax is a gateway for moving goods and people in and out of North America and doing business across European, North American and Caribbean time zones. The city's strong economy is supporting over $150B CAD in major projects and developments in Eastern Canada.
Halifax is a major center for Information Technology, Financial & Insurance Services, Marine & Harbour, Transport & Logistics, Aerospace and Oil & Gas.
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