Fredericton Businesses Get Export Help

Six companies part of pilot-project to help them break into export market. A new pilot program is being launched next month to help New Brunswick businesses break into the export business.

New Accelerator To Help New Brunswick Lead In Cybersecurity

The University of New Brunswick (UNB) has already been recognized as the most entrepreneurial post-secondary institution in Canada. Now, through its J. Herbert Smith Technology Management & Entrepreneurship Centre (TME), the university is establishing a new...

Hibernia Pumps 1 Billionth Barrel Of Oil In Newfoundland’s Offshore

Platform scheduled to continue producing until 2040, more than double initial projections. The Hibernia oil platform off Newfoundland's east coast has pumped its one billionth barrel of oil, a milestone reached on Dec. 21.

How New Brunswick Companies Are Fostering Work-Health Balance

Lately, we’ve been hearing a lot about how difficult it is to have it all, to find that ever-elusive work-life balance and be the best well-rounded humans we can be. But as the benefits of...

ENTREVESTOR: Appili Gets $2.15M In Funding To Develop Superbug Fighter

Halifax-based Appili Therapeutics Inc., whose ultimate goal is to produce a drug that treats superbugs, has closed a $2.15-million equity funding round to help fund clinical trials for its first product.

New Saint John Business Hires A Dozen Newcomers, Plans To Hire More

SAINT JOHN – A new Saint John business has hired over 12 newcomers to the city and plans on hiring more in the near future. “We’re basically going to be a producer for one client,”...

Husky Energy Eyes West White Rose Expansion

Engineering and subsurface work continues. Husky Energy says it hopes to be in a position next year to decide on whether to go ahead with the West White Rose extension project.

Solar-Powered, Bus-Stop Ads Arriving In Moncton

4 shelters with solar-powered advertizing have been in operation for a week. Solar-powered advertising on four new bus shelters is expected to save Codiac Transpo money on energy costs says Marie-Claire Pierce, the transit organization's senior transit planner.

Tapping Into The Craft Beer Industry

There's something brewing in western Newfoundland, and it's sure to make craft beer lovers hoppy — and it fulfils the dream of an entrepreneur who has wanted to sell his own suds for decades. Western Newfoundland Brewing...

Retail Sales Rebound On P.E.I.

Retail sales on P.E.I. bounced back in September, rejuvenating a trend that goes back to last year. Statistics Canada reported seasonally-adjusted sales were $185,063,000 in September, the biggest month ever, and up almost $7 million...