Geoff MacLellan

N.S. offers one-time grant for businesses ordered closed as a result of COVID-19 restrictions – Halifax

N.S. offers one-time grant for businesses ordered closed as a result of COVID-19 restrictions - Halifax

Nova Scotia businesses that have been ordered closed as a result of COVID-19 restrictions may now be able to receive support from the provincial government. Nova Scotia officials announced on Thursday a one-time grant for businesses in the Halifax Regional Municipality (HRM) and Hants County. The goal, according to …

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Nova Scotia to launch program offering tax relief to hotel owners – Halifax

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Nova Scotia is set to launch a tax relief program for the province’s hospitality sector after complaints the government wasn’t doing enough to support hotels and motels that have been hard hit by COVID-19. The province announced the Tourism Accommodations Real Property Tax Rebate Program on Thursday. It’s a …

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Large N.S. tourism operators receive boost from provincial decision to back loans – Halifax

Large N.S. tourism operators receive boost from provincial decision to back loans - Halifax

Large Nova Scotia tourism operators are receiving a helping hand from the province after it announced a program that will have the provincial government back businesses’ loans. The province says the goal is to allow large tourism operators to receive better interest rates and more favourable terms at their …

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