New Brunswick Multimedia http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/multimedia.html New Brunswick Multimedia Funding policy to support export-oriented small businesses http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/multimedia/mmrenderer.2018.04.2018-04-25_03.jpg.html Opportunities NB is launching a new capital investment policy designed to support the growth of small businesses throughout the province. The Capital Investment Enhancement Policy will be available this year and will target companies with export potential. From left: Finance Minister Cathy Rogers; Rodney Carrier, vice-president for New Brunwick and PEI, Business Development Bank of Canada; and Premier Brian Gallant. Wed, 25 Apr 2018 00:00:00 -0300 TD to create up to 440 jobs over seven years at new finance centre http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/multimedia/mmrenderer.2018.04.2018-04-25_02.jpg.html TD is establishing a new finance operations centre in Greater Moncton, creating up to 440 new highly skilled jobs over seven years with support from the provincial government. From left: Finance Minister Cathy Rogers; Stephen Lund, CEO of Opportunities NB; Frank McKenna, deputy chair of TD Bank; Premier Brian Gallant; and Post-Secondary Education Minister Roger Melanson. Wed, 25 Apr 2018 00:00:00 -0300 Purolator to create 85 jobs in Dieppe http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/multimedia/mmrenderer.2018.04.2018-04-25_01.jpg.html Purolator is expanding its business services centre in Dieppe, creating up to 85 jobs over the next five years with support from the provincial government. From left: Memramcook-Tantramar MLA Bernard LeBlanc; Finance Minister Cathy Rogers; Purolator vice-president Ken Johnston; Premier Brian Gallant and Post-Secondary Education Minister Roger Melanson. Wed, 25 Apr 2018 00:00:00 -0300 Investment in frozen lobster line at Paturel plant http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/multimedia/mmrenderer.2018.04.2018-04-23_01.jpg.html The provincial government is investing $36,000 to help Paturel International Co. establish a frozen lobster production line at its facility on Deer Island. The project will allow the company to increase production and return more employees to work. From left: Stuart MacKay, general manager of Paturel’s operations on Deer Island, and Aquaculture and Fisheries Minister Rick Doucet. Mon, 23 Apr 2018 00:00:00 -0300 Framework for a palliative care strategy unveiled http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/multimedia/mmrenderer.2018.04.2018-04-19_01.jpg.html The framework for a palliative care strategy in New Brunswick was unveiled today in Fredericton. From left: Dr. Grlica Bolesnikov, New Brunswick Cancer Network's acting director of operations; Anne McTiernan-Gamble, executive director of the Canadian Cancer Society – New Brunswick; Seniors and Long-Term Care Minister Lisa Harris; and Dr. Renée Turcotte, president of the New Brunswick Hospice and Palliative Care Association. Thu, 19 Apr 2018 00:00:00 -0300 Infrastructure projects in Fredericton Junction http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/multimedia/mmrenderer.2018.04.2018-04-13_03.jpg.html The provincial and federal governments today announced more than $1.6 million in joint funding for two new infrastructure projects in Fredericton Junction. From left: Energy and Resource Development Minister Rick Doucet; Coun. Lonnie Daley; Deputy Mayor James Webb; and New Brunswick Southwest MP Karen Ludwig. Fri, 13 Apr 2018 00:00:00 -0300 Forest-fire season begins http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/multimedia/mmrenderer.2018.04.2018-04-13_02.jpg.html The 2018 forest-fire season in New Brunswick begins April 16. Fri, 13 Apr 2018 00:00:00 -0300 Saint John Transit receives 12 new accessible buses http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/multimedia/mmrenderer.2018.04.2018-04-13_01.jpg.html Saint John Transit received 12 new buses thanks, in part, to federal and provincial funding. From left: Saint John-Rothesay MP Wayne Long; Transportation and Infrastructure Minister Bill Fraser, who is also minister responsible for the Regional Development Corporation; Saint John Mayor Don Darling; Tourism, Heritage and Culture Minister John Ames and Ian MacKinnon, CEO of the Saint John Transit and Parking Commission. Fri, 13 Apr 2018 00:00:00 -0300 Gloria Savoie highlighted through artist-in-residence project http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/multimedia/mmrenderer.2018.04.2018-04-10_1.JPG.html Artist Gloria Savoie showcased her artist-in-residence project this week promoting the poems and stories of celebrated Miramichi writers David Adams Richards, Wayne Curtis, Doug Underhill and Ray Fraser. From left: Transportation and Infrastructure Minister Bill Fraser and Savoie. Tue, 10 Apr 2018 00:00:00 -0300 Dovico Software Inc. to create jobs in Moncton http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/multimedia/mmrenderer.2018.04.2018-04-09_01.JPG.html Dovico Software Inc. is expanding its workforce in Moncton, creating up to 13 full-time jobs with support from the provincial and federal governments. From left: federal Health Minister Ginette Petitpas Taylor; Diane Doucet, company co-founder and project co-ordinator; company director and president Yves Doucet; and Finance Minister Cathy Rogers. Mon, 09 Apr 2018 00:00:00 -0300 New Brunswickers encouraged to “Tap into maple syrup season” http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/multimedia/mmrenderer.2018.04.2018-04-05_01.jpg.html Maple season is here and New Brunswickers are encouraged to take advantage of all the products and experiences the industry has to offer. Front row, from left: Grade 3 teacher Cheryl Smith and students from Priestman Street School. Back row, from left: Louise Poitras, executive director of the New Brunswick Maple Syrup Association; Tourism, Heritage and Culture Minister John Ames; Agriculture, Mines and Rural Affairs Minister Andrew Harvey; and Nathan Scott, maple syrup producer and owner of Dumfries Maples. Thu, 05 Apr 2018 00:00:00 -0300 Renovations and expansion of the workshops in Centre scolaire communautaire La fontaine http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/multimedia/mmrenderer.2018.04.2018-04-05_02.jpg.html The provincial government is investing $2.6 million in Centre scolaire communautaire La fontaine to complete renovations and expand the school’s trade workshops. From left: Alain Bissonnette, principal of the Centre scolaire communautaire La fontaine; Richard Gallant, vice-chair of the Francophone nord-est school district education council, Premier Brian Gallant; Seniors and Long-Term Care Minister Lisa Harris; and Gérard Robichaud, member of the district education council. Thu, 05 Apr 2018 00:00:00 -0300 April is Oral Health Month http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/multimedia/mmrenderer.2018.03.2018-03-29_01.jpg.html New Brunswickers are reminded during Oral Health Month that good oral health is directly linked to general overall health. From left: Dr. Bob Hatheway, president of the New Brunswick Dental Society; and Health Minister Benoît Bourque. Thu, 29 Mar 2018 00:00:00 -0300 Expansion of Healthy Smiles, Clear Vision Program begins April 1 http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/multimedia/mmrenderer.2018.03.2018-03-28_03.jpg.html Free eye exams and corrective glasses for all four-year-olds who are not covered by a public or private health insurance program begins April 1. From left: Dr. Brian Dalrymple, optometrist; and Health Minister Benoît Bourque. Wed, 28 Mar 2018 00:00:00 -0300 S&P Data to create 450 jobs in Saint John http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/multimedia/mmrenderer.2018.03.2018-03-28_02.jpg.html S&P Data is establishing a business services centre in Saint John, creating about 450 jobs over the next five years, with support from the provincial government. From left: Stephen Lund, CEO of Opportunities NB; Brian Cato, president of S&P Data; Dan Plashkes, CEO of S&P Data; Premier Brian Gallant; Saint John Mayor Don Darling and Saint John Harbour MLA Ed Doherty. Wed, 28 Mar 2018 00:00:00 -0300 Illegal cigarettes seized in Miramichi http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/multimedia/mmrenderer.2018.03.2018-03-28_01.JPG.html Enforcement officers from the Department of Justice and Public Safety, in partnership with the Miramichi Police Force, seized 513,261 illegal cigarettes, $12,232 in cash and a quantity of illicit pills on March 25. Wed, 28 Mar 2018 00:00:00 -0300 Wed, 25 Apr 2018 00:00:00 -0300