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Chemists  (NOC 2112)
Halifax Region
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Outlook & Prospects for Chemists in Halifax Region

The future forecast and current conditions for an occupation can vary based on location or due to changes in the economy, technology, or demand for a product or service.

Local Employment Potential Information

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Table on the employment potential for Chemists in Halifax Region as well as in the rest of the Nova Scotia.
Location Employment Potential Release Date
Halifax Region Undetermined   (Undetermined) 2014-07-31

Employment outlooks have been determined at the provincial level for Nova Scotia.

Local Labour Market News

Week of Nov 03 - Nov 07, 2014
  • The Halifax Chronicle-Herald has issued layoff notices to 20 newsroom staff, as it seeks ways to deal with declining revenues. As a result of the notices, the newspaper hopes to reach concessions from the union over the coming weeks, which will allow it to reduce the number of actual layoffs.
  • Mosaik Property Management Ltd. will begin construction in a couple of months on a multimillion-dollar, eight-storey mixed residential and commercial complex at the corner of Sackville and Market Streets in Halifax. The building will be called The Dillon.
  • A golf course and residential development project worth more than $50M is under construction near Hubbards. According to Aspotogan Developments, completion of the course is expected by the fall of 2015.
Week of Oct 27 - Oct 31, 2014
  • According to Argyle Developments Inc., there are about 300 people currently working on the Nova Centre project in downtown Halifax, and that number will more than double when construction hits its peak in 2015
Week of Oct 20 - Oct 24, 2014 Week of Oct 13 - Oct 17, 2014
  • Tim Hortons will open a new location in Enfield in December 2014, and will employ 30 to 40 people
  • Retail businesses Canadian Tire and Dollarama will open in the spring of 2015 in the Elmsdale Shopping Centre in Elmsdale
Please consult the Nova Scotia and Canada tabs for more useful information related to outlook.