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Lebanese flag raised

Members of New Brunswick’s Lebanese community, along with Speaker of the legislative assembly Chris Collins and deputy premier Stephen Horsman, participated in raising the Lebanese flag at the legislative assembly, this week, in recognition of Lebanon’s Independence Day, which takes place on Wednesday, Nov. 22.

Governor General’s first official visit to New Brunswick

The first official provincial visit by Gov. Gen. Julie Payette was to New Brunswick today. Payette’s welcome to the legislative assembly included an inspection of a 100-person honour guard of the 2nd Battalion of the Royal Canadian Regiment (5th Canadian Division Support Base Gagetown), and a 21-gun salute fired by the Royal Regiment of the Canadian Artillery School.

Antonine Maillet promoted to rank of Grand Officer of the National Order of Merit

Acadian author and playwright Antonine Maillet received one of France’s highest honours, the rank of Grand Officer of the National Order of Merit. From left: secretary general of the International Organisation of La Francophonie, Michaëlle Jean; Maillet; and French Secretary of State to the Minister of Europe and Foreign Affairs Jean-Baptiste Lemoyne.

South Korea National Foundation Day

Deputy premier Stephen Horsman, along with members of New Brunswick’s South Korean community, raised the flag of South Korea at the legislative assembly yesterday in recognition of National Foundation Day.

German Unity Day

Deputy premier Stephen Horsman, along with members of New Brunswick’s German community, raised the flag of Germany at the legislative assembly today in recognition of German Unity Day.

Honduras Independence Day

Deputy premier Stephen Horsman participated in the raising of the flag of Honduras today at the legislative assembly in recognition of Honduras Independence Day.

El Salvador’s Independence Day

Deputy premier Stephen Horsman participated in the raising of the flag of El Salvador today at the legislative assembly in recognition of El Salvador’s Independence Day.

National Acadian Day

Deputy-premier Stephen Horsman participated in the raising of the Acadian flag Tuesday at the legislative assembly in recognition of National Acadian Day.

India Independence Day

Deputy premier Stephen Horsman participated in raising the flag of India outside the legislative assembly today in recognition of India’s Independence Day.

Colombian Independence Day

Deputy premier Stephen Horsman participated in raising the flag of Colombia outside the legislature on July 20 to mark that country’s Independence Day.

Official opening of the Canadian Francophone Games

The provincial government is welcoming visitors and members of the provincial and territorial delegations to the seventh Canadian Francophone Games, which begin Tuesday, July 11, in Moncton and Dieppe. From left: Dieppe Mayor Yvon Lapierre; athlete Kyla Hughes of Cocagne; Finance Minister Cathy Rogers; athlete François Poirier of Grand-Barachois; and Moncton Mayor Dawn Arnold.

United States flag raised

Deputy premier Stephen Horsman participated in raising the flag of the United States at the legislative assembly today in recognition of Independence Day.

Consul General of Uruguay

Deputy premier Stephen Horsman, left, met today with Consul General of Uruguay Luis Eduardo Coronel.

Mi’kmaq flag raised

The Mi’kmaq flag was raised outside the legislature to mark National Aboriginal Day, June 21. From left: deputy premier Stephen Horsman; Service New Brunswick Minister Ed Doherty, who is also the minister responsible for aboriginal affairs; and Fredericton South MLA David Coon.

Maliseet flag raised

The Maliseet flag was raised outside the legislature to mark National Aboriginal Day, June 21. From left: deputy premier Stephen Horsman; Service New Brunswick Minister Ed Doherty, who is also the minister responsible for aboriginal affairs; and Fredericton South MLA David Coon.

Republic Day in Italy

Deputy premier Stephen Horsman raised the flag of Italy at the legislative assembly today in recognition of Republic Day in Italy, their national holiday.

Meeting with Turkish ambassador

Deputy premier Stephen Horsman met with Selçuk Ünal, the ambassador of the Republic of Turkey to Canada, today in Fredericton.

Premier meets with special envoy on trade and softwood lumber

David Wilkins, former United States Ambassador to Canada from 2005 to 2009 and New Brunswick’s special envoy on trade and softwood lumber, met with Premier Brian Gallant today in Saint John. From left: Treasury Board President Roger Melanson, who is also minister responsible for trade policy; Wilkins; and Gallant.

Government working to protect forestry export industry

The provincial government has announced actions aimed at protecting and promoting New Brunswick's forestry industry in light of the decision by the United States government to levy duties against New Brunswick exporters. From left: Energy and Resource Development Minister Rick Doucet; Treasury Board President Roger Melanson, who is also the minister responsible for Trade Policy; Harry Gill and Spencer Gill ...

Visit of Ambassador of Mongolia

Deputy premier Stephen Horsman met with the visiting Ambassador of Mongolia, Radnaabazar Altangerel, in Fredericton today.