News releases from Service Nova Scotia issued in the specified time period (Page 4)

Free Wifi in Access Centres

Service Nova Scotia

Government is offering free Wifi in Access Nova Scotia Centres across the province. The new service will be available at all 13 locations.

Government Reduces Red Tape, Eliminates Place of Amusement Licence

Service Nova Scotia

Places like arenas, bingo halls, Royal Canadian Legion branches, Kinsmen Clubs, and bowling centres will no longer require a Place of Amusement Licence to operate their facilities and locations.

Convenience Store Online Bundle Launched

Service Nova Scotia

Government launched its second bundle of online services today, Oct. 21. The bundle makes it easier for convenience store operators to start or grow their businesses in Nova Scotia.

Alternative Service Delivery Request for Supplier Qualifications Issued

Service Nova Scotia

Service Nova Scotia issued a Request for Supplier Qualifications today, Sept. 22, as part of an ongoing process to explore the feasibility of alternative service delivery partnership opportunities for three registries.

Government Monitoring Gas Shortage Situation, Looking at Prevention

Service Nova Scotia

Service Nova Scotia Minister Mark Furey said today, Aug. 31, government is monitoring the current gas shortage and re-stocking efforts in the province, and looking at how it can be prevented in the future.

Annual Gaming Report Released

Service Nova Scotia

The 2014-15 Nova Scotia Annual Gaming Report is available on the Service Nova Scotia website at http://novascotia.ca/sns/access/alcohol-gaming/publications.asp .

Alternative Service Delivery Update

Service Nova Scotia

Service Nova Scotia is looking to see if there is industry interest and expertise to partner with government to provide some registry services.

Restaurant and Accommodations Online Bundle Launched for Businesses

Service Nova Scotia

Government has launched a new online tool to make it easier for restaurant and accommodations operators to start or grow their businesses in Nova Scotia.

Major Illegal Tobacco Seizure in Pictou County

Service Nova Scotia

More illegal tobacco has been removed from the streets of Nova Scotia as a result of a joint investigation by Service Nova Scotia, RCMP and the Pictou County Integrated Street Crime Enforcement Unit.

Request for Expressions of Interest for Gas Pricing System

Service Nova Scotia

To help make informed decisions about gas price regulations and other policies, government issued a request for expressions of interest, today, June 2.

Amendments to Vital Statistics Act Introduced

Service Nova Scotia

Amendments to the Vital Statistics Act will further protect transgender Nova Scotians from harassment and discrimination.

Working Hard to Reduce Red Tape in Nova Scotia, Op-ed

Service Nova Scotia

The Canadian Federation of Business Red Tape Awareness Week reminds us that excessive government regulation can create hardship for small and medium-sized businesses. I want Nova Scotians to know that reducing red tape and modernizing programs is a priority for this government.

Government Marks Red Tape Awareness Week

Service Nova Scotia

Government is marking the Canadian Federation of Independent Business's (CFIB) annual Red Tape Awareness Week, Jan. 19-23.

New Structure, ADM for Service Nova Scotia

Service Nova Scotia

A new organizational structure at Service Nova Scotia will improve service and reduce red tape for people and businesses.

Most Popular Baby Names in Nova Scotia in 2014

Service Nova Scotia

According to Nova Scotia's Registry of Vital Statistics, those who wrote Emma or Liam on a birth certificate this year were not alone. At least 62 Emma's and 59 Liam's were born in the province.

Government Implementing Petroleum Price Volume Tracking System

Service Nova Scotia

The amount of gasoline each retail outlet in the province sells, the grade, and at what price, will soon be tracked electronically and reported directly to regulators.

Streamlined Services for Restaurant, Accommodation Operators

Service Nova Scotia

Government is reducing red tape and streamlining services for restaurant and accommodation operators, as part of the 2015-16 capital plan.

Nouvelles plaques de stationnement accessible pour motocyclettes

Service Nova Scotia

Les Néo-Écossais qui vivent avec un handicap peuvent maintenant obtenir une plaque d'immatriculation de stationnement accessible pour leur motocyclette au lieu d'un permis qu'ils doivent afficher.

New Accessible Motorcycle Licence Plate Available

Service Nova Scotia

SERVICE NOVA SCOTIA--New Accessible Motorcycle Licence Plate Available -----------------------------------------------------------------Nova Scotians with disabilities can now get an accessible licence plate for their motorcycles, instead of a placard.

Amendments to Cellphone Legislation

Justice / Service Nova Scotia

Cellphone users in Nova Scotia will have broader protection when a new federal Wireless Code applies to all cellphone contracts on June 3, 2015.