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Halton Celebrates National Economic Development Week!

On May 7th, Halton Economic Development celebrated National Economic Development Week (May 7-12) with an Open House to engage, inform, and educate our colleagues about the programs and services we offer to help new and existing businesses flourish in Halton … Continue reading

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DataInsights – Q1 2018 Labour Force Rates

Statistics Canada’s Labour Force Survey findings indicate that the Halton labour force is in high demand and continues to outperform its neighbouring municipalities. Halton Region’s unemployment during Q1 2018 was 4.2%, remaining lower than those witnessed in Q1 2017 (4.4%) … Continue reading

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DataInsights – 2017 Halton Region Economic Review

Just released!  The 2017 Halton Region Economic Review provides a comprehensive overview of Halton’s economy and real estate development during the past year, along with highlighting Halton-related business news, employment lands servicing progress and Halton’s competitiveness within the Greater Golden Horseshoe Area.  … Continue reading

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Halton is Helping Local Businesses Go Global

On February 28th, Halton Economic Development officially launched its new Global Business Centre (GBC). The event featured the unveiling of the GBC and remarks from Regional Chair Gary Carr, which was followed by a reception and tour of the new … Continue reading

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DataInsights – Halton’s 2017 Q4 Economic Performance

Halton Region Economic Development issues a quarterly report that provides a snapshot of Halton’s economic performance with respect to development, labour force, and real estate markets. Sign-up here to receive the quarterly report delivered to your inbox. Highlights from the 2017 Q4 Economic and … Continue reading

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Wellness Programs in Halton Workplaces: Results from 2017 Business Conditions Survey

Each year, Halton Region sends out the Business Conditions Survey to businesses across the region. This annual survey provides insight into Halton’s business landscape and provides an understanding of the economic outlook for the upcoming year. Workplace Wellness Programs in … Continue reading

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Working Well in Halton: Helping Halton Workplaces become Healthier

With over 17 million Canadians spending more than half of their waking hours at work, many companies are beginning to examine the health of their workplace. Ask yourself the following questions: Are you seeing more absences? Are your employee benefits … Continue reading

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