the fund applies to eligible costs such as labour, goods or services purchased from a Nova Scotia-based supplier when an application is approved, NSBI issues a commitment letter which can be used for bank financing. When the applicant enters the official incentive agreement, the agreement can also be used for the financing process when the production is approved for a funding commitment, the funds are placed in reserve when the production is complete the applicant submits a final claim to NSBI for processing and disbursement all applications and claims are processed and approved by NSBI To learn more about the application process, eligible costs and guidelines, go to Nova Scotia Film and Television Production Incentive Fund at http://www.nsbi.ca . -30- Nova Scotia Business Inc. (NSBI) announced three newly approved productions through the Nova Scotia Film and Television Production Incentive Fund today, Feb. 19. Television Series, Swearnet Studios, produced by SN Series 1 Productions Inc., has been approved for a funding commitment of $356,616 based on an eligible Nova Scotia expenditure of $1,188,721. Television series, Hard Time, produced by Hard Time 1 Productions Inc., has been approved for a funding commitment of $403,204 based on an eligible Nova Scotia expenditure of $1,344,015. Television series, Ricky’s Kitchen, produced by RK1 Productions Inc., has been approved for a funding commitment of $449,820 based on eligible Nova Scotia expenditure of $1,499,402. More details about productions approved for incentives through the Nova Scotia Film and Television Production Incentive Fund are available on the NSBI website at http://www.nsbi.ca/filmfunding . Quick facts:
by The Canadian Press Posted Aug 15, 2017 7:29 am MDT Last Updated Aug 15, 2017 at 8:00 am MDT AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to RedditRedditShare to 電子郵件Email Descartes Systems buys Ohio-based MacroPoint truck-tracking business WATERLOO, Ont. – Descartes Systems Group (TSX:DSG) has acquired an Ohio-based company that provides location-based truck tracking in a deal valued at US$107 million.Cleveland-based MacroPoint LLC uses on-board electronic logging devices, smartphones and other technology to track vehicles and identify opportunities for additional freight moves.It complements Descartes online logistics services that clients use to route, schedule, track and measure resources around the world.Based in Waterloo, Ont., Descartes paid US$87 million in cash and shares worth US$20 million to acquire MacroPoint.