Build your tech advantage in
Nova Scotia, Canada, provides everything your business needs to be globally competitive — a diverse and growing workforce, strategic access to global markets and cost-competitive solutions. World-leading companies who locate and expand in Nova Scotia are benefitting from:
Costs: The Canadian marginal effective tax rate (METR) now stands at 13.8%, which is the lowest in the G7 and below the OECD average.
Talent: Ranked #1 most attractive country for entrepreneurs and #1 in talent attractiveness among G7 nations.
FDI flows: Ranked 38th in population, Canada punches well above its weight. As of the end of 2020, Canada had the world’s 13th largest economy (in terms of FDI inflows).
Market access: Canada gives investors preferential market access through 14 trade agreements to 49 countries with nearly 1.5 billion consumers and a combined GDP of US$60 trillion.
A strong workforce, superior infrastructure and a vibrant ecosystem connects you to a global cluster in Nova Scotia.
Innovative tech companies are choosing Nova Scotia
Nova Scotia Immigration has made it possible for us to bring in talent quickly and efficiently. That’s been a game-changer for us.
From talent and technology, a provincial partnership approach, and competitive business costs, Nova Scotia will be key to our Global Delivery Centre’s long-term success.
Works for Business
Nova Scotia has every business advantage you need. Educated workers, a thriving tech sector and a location on Canada's East Coast- halfway between the Pacific Coast and Europe- that offers global reach and modern infrastructure.
In Nova Scotia, you will be part of one of North America's most vibrant, emerging innovation ecosystems. Here you’ll find start-ups, established companies, business incubators, accelerators, and anchor post-secondary institutions and research facilities.
We’re a province where education, industry, and quality of life are intertwined. Global companies are expanding their footprints thanks to the quality of our talent, the flexibility of our post-secondary institutions to adapt to meet the needs of our employers, and collaboration like you’ve never seen before. Our universities, colleges and companies are undertaking cutting-edge R&D.
Our educated, highly-skilled workforce is growing every day and is unwaveringly loyal. We call the East Coast home, and effortlessly connect with the world from our strategic location.