Economic Gardener October 2015

ECONOMIC GARDENER – October 2015 The voluntary merger application by the municipality of the County of Pictou and the Towns of New Glasgow, Pictou and Stellarton (the members of One Pictou County – MOU) just got very serious, with the Nova Scotia Utility and Review Board (UARB) now in control of the merger process. On […]

Economic Impact Study of Northern Pulp in Pictou County

Study shows Northern Pulp economic impact Carol Dunn Published on September 18, 2015 Published on September 18, 2015 by The News Mill spends $315 annually, employs hundreds; critics want accountability ABERCROMBIE – Northern Pulp recently installed a new precipitator to help make its emissions cleaner, and now it’s trying to tidy up its image. Due […]

5 Mins for Biz Canada’s Budget Surplus

Never in Canadian history has such an abstruse issue of public finance so dominated the election campaign. Even before the government announced a $1.9-billion surplus for 2014-2015, each party was using the issue as a powerful symbol. The NDP emphasize their commitment to running a balanced budget as a way of showing responsibility and seriousness […]