New Brunswick Multimedia http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/multimedia.html New Brunswick Multimedia Perth-Andover company expanding operations http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/multimedia/mmrenderer.2017.05.2017-05-27_01.jpg.html Atlantic Potato Distributors is adding an automated sorting and bagging line to its potato-packing facility thanks to investments from the federal and provincial governments. From left: Tobique-Mactaquac MP T.J. Harvey; Premier Brian Gallant; Ralph and Nancy Hanscome, founders of Atlantic Potato Distributors; Carleton-Victoria MLA Andrew Harvey; and Economic Development Minister Francine Landry, who is also minister responsible for Opportunities NB. 2017052600:00:00 New equipment unveiled at New Brunswick School of Fisheries http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/multimedia/mmrenderer.2017.05.2017-05-25_01.jpg.html The official unveiling of new equipment and simulators took place today at the New Brunswick School of Fisheries, part of the Collège communautaire du Nouveau-Brunswick (CCNB) Acadian Peninsula campus. From left: Alain Boisvert, director of the CCNB Acadian Peninsula campus; Acadie-Bathurst MP Serge Cormier; Caraquet MLA Hédard Albert; Justice and Public Safety Minister Denis Landry; Shippagan-Lamèque-Miscou MLA Wilfred Roussel; and Luc LeBlanc, department head, CCNB Acadian Peninsula campus. 2017052500:00:00 Meeting with Turkish ambassador http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/multimedia/mmrenderer.2017.05.2017-05-24_03.jpg.html Deputy premier Stephen Horsman met with Selçuk Ünal, the ambassador of the Republic of Turkey to Canada, today in Fredericton. 2017052400:00:00 TD to create up to 575 jobs in Moncton with new business services centre http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/multimedia/mmrenderer.2017.05.2017-05-24_02.jpg.html TD will open a new business services centre in Moncton in 2019, which will create up to 575 full-time jobs over a six-year period. From left: Jean Paul Robicheau, vice-president of investment attraction at Opportunities NB; Economic Development Minister Francine Landry, who is also minister responsible for Opportunities NB; Frank McKenna, deputy chair of TD; Colleen Johnston, group head responsible for Direct Channels at TD; and Premier Brian Gallant. 2017052400:00:00 Collective agreement signed with New Brunswick Teachers’ Federation http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/multimedia/mmrenderer.2017.05.2017-05-24_01.jpg.html The provincial government signed a collective agreement today with the New Brunswick Teachers’ Federation. The agreement covers nearly 8,000 teachers, supply teachers, vice-principals and principals. Front, from left: Guy Arseneault, president of the New Brunswick Teachers’ Association; Treasury Board President Roger Melanson; Education and Early Childhood Minister Brian Kenny; and Marc Arseneau, president of the Association des enseignantes et des enseignants francophones du Nouveau-Brunswick. Back, from left: George Daley, president-elect of of the New Brunswick Teachers’ Association; and Lucie Martin, president-elect of the Association des enseignantes et des enseignants francophones du Nouveau-Brunswick. 2017052400:00:00 Investment of $10 million to address generational poverty in Saint John http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/multimedia/mmrenderer.2017.05.2017-05-23_05.jpg.html The provincial government is investing $10 million over five years to create a fund aimed at ending generational poverty in Saint John. From left: David Alston and Donna Gates of Living SJ; Saint John Mayor Don Darling; Paula Hicks of Living SJ; Premier Brian Gallant; and Service New Brunswick Minister Ed Doherty, who is also the minister responsible for poverty reduction and the Economic and Social Inclusion Corporation. 2017052300:00:00 Tall ships to visit Miramichi http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/multimedia/mmrenderer.2017.05.2017-05-23_04.jpg.html Five tall ships will sail into Miramichi July 7-10 as one of several Canada 150 celebrations taking place across the province. From left: councillor Tony Walsh; deputy mayor Brian King; councillor Tara Ross-Robinson; Derek Burchill, chair of Miramichi’s tall ships committee; Seniors and Long-Term Care Minister Lisa Harris; and councillor Shelley Williams. 2017052300:00:00 Premier meets with special envoy on trade and softwood lumber http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/multimedia/mmrenderer.2017.05.2017-05-23_03.jpg.html 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. 2017052300:00:00 Tall ships to visit Caraquet http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/multimedia/mmrenderer.2017.05.2017-05-23_02.jpg.html Three tall ships will sail into Caraquet June 30 to July 2 as one of several Canada 150 celebrations taking place across the province. From left: Jocelyne Thériault, constituency assistant for Acadie-Bathurst MP Serge Cormier; Daniel Landry, economic development officer, Town of Caraquet; Caraquet Deputy Mayor Yves Roy; Daniel Landry, executive director, Port of Caraquet; and Caraquet MLA Hédard Albert. 2017052300:00:00 Multimedia show to be projected upon legislative assembly as Canada 150 event http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/multimedia/mmrenderer.2017.05.2017-05-23_01.jpg.html New Brunswick’s history will be on display through a high-tech presentation that will be projected upon the legislature assembly building this summer. From left: deputy premier Stephen Horsman; Mirelle Cyr, co-chair of Dialogue NB; Natacha Connelly Bosse, board member of Dialogue NB; Fredericton MP Matt DeCourcey; and Fredericton Mayor Mike O’Brien. 2017052300:00:00 Tall ships to visit Saint John http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/multimedia/mmrenderer.2017.05.2017-05-19_02.jpg.html Ten tall ships will sail into Saint John Aug. 18-20 as one of several Canada 150 celebrations taking place across the province. From left: Saint John-Rothesay MP Wayne Long; Tourism, Heritage and Culture Minister John Ames; Victoria Clarke, executive director of Discover Saint John; Energy and Resource Development Minister Rick Doucet; Ronald Ryan, chairman of Saint John Festival of Sail; and Saint John Mayor Don Darling. 2017051900:00:00 Paving for rural roads in southwestern New Brunswick http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/multimedia/mmrenderer.2017.05.2017-05-19_01.jpg.html Transportation and Infrastructure Minister Bill Fraser announced that the department will fund four significant paving projects along two regional roads in York and Charlotte counties. 2017051900:00:00 Assessment planned for Edmundston school http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/multimedia/mmrenderer.2017.05.2017-05-18_06.jpg.html The provincial government is conducting a building assessment to determine the need for upgrades at Cité des Jeunes A.-M.-Sormany. From left: Bertin Lang, school principal; Economic Development Minister Francine Landry; chair of the district education council, Richard Landry; and president of the student council, Samuel LeBlanc, who is also a Grade 12 student at the school. 2017051800:00:00 French language pilot projects for rural schools announced http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/multimedia/mmrenderer.2017.05.2017-05-18_05.jpg.html French language pilot projects will be implemented next school year to improve access to French learning in rural schools. From left: Angela Sinclair, Amanda Rossiter and Charlene Butland, members of the parent school support committee; Finance Minister Cathy Rogers; Barry Snider, principal of Riverside Consolidated School; Grade 5 student Tyler Holmstrom; Harry Doyle, chair of the district education council; and Rachelle LeBlanc, subject coordinator with the Anglophone East School District. 2017051800:00:00 Improvements to Connaught Street School http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/multimedia/mmrenderer.2017.05.2017-05-18_04.jpg.html The provincial government is renovating the Connaught Street School to provide enhanced facilities for students. From left: Transportation and Infrastructure Minister Bill Fraser; Grade 5 students Duncan Lockhart and Ayla Brown; Barb Corbett, school principal; and David McTimoney, superintendant of the Anglophone West School District. 2017051800:00:00 Efforts to increase exports to South Korea http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/multimedia/mmrenderer.2017.05.2017-05-18_03.jpg.html The provincial government is supporting New Brunswick companies working to increase their exports into the South Korean food market. Deputy premier Stephen Horsman met with representatives of New Brunswick companies participating in this week’s Seoul Food 2017 International Food Industry Exhibition. 2017051800:00:00 2017052600:00:00