Government of New Brunswick - Latest News Government of New Brunswick - Latest News Investment in pediatric and obstetrical services at Edmundston Regional Hospital The provincial government is investing about $2 million to create a mother and child care unit at the Edmundston Regional Hospital. 2017111913:51:00 Agreement with Regional Service Commission 8 Regional Service Commission 8 has signed a memorandum of understanding with the provincial government aimed at encouraging collaboration among partners to help grow the local economy in the Greater Sussex area. 2017111715:22:00 More students to visit legislature through Canada 150 initiative A new Canada 150 initiative to support citizenship education will encourage class visits to Fredericton, where students can tour the legislature and, when possible, observe the house in session. 2017111714:38:00 Investment in First Nations economic development initiatives The provincial and federal governments have made a two-year funding commitment to the Joint Economic Development Initiative (JEDI), which aims to strengthen entrepreneurship and economic development opportunities for First Nations. 2017111714:12:00 Capital Markets Report: venture capital investments reach new high The 2017 edition of the New Brunswick Capital Markets Report indicates venture capital investments have reached a new monetary high. 2017111710:17:00 Child Rights Education Week Nov. 20-26 is Child Rights Education Week, a time to celebrate, promote and advocate for the rights of children. 2017111710:00:00 2017111913:51:00