"A new convention centre could result in as many as 12,000 new jobs," says Infrastructure minister Bill Estabrooks.
"A shadow bid prepared by Deloitte...estimates the project will add $893 million to economic output, $171 million in taxes and 28,000 jobs over 10 years," editorializes the Chronicle-Herald.
"The province says it estimates the centre would create about 12,000 jobs," editorializes the Pictou News.
"Building a $159-million, 115,000-square-foot convention centre, for example, will... create 28,000 jobs over 10 years," writes Chronicle-Herald business columnist Roger Taylor.
If there's confusion over the number of jobs that supposedly will be created by this convention centre---which is it, 12,000 or 28,000?---Trade Centre Limited is to blame.