Government of New Brunswick - Finance - Latest News Government of New Brunswick - Finance - Latest News en New Brunswick companies will supply cannabis for recreational market The provincial government has secured suppliers of cannabis for the recreational-use market in anticipation of the federal government legalizing such use by July 2018. A Crown corporation has been established to oversee the sale of non-medicinal cannabis. Fri, 15 September 2017 13:51:00 AST First-quarter fiscal results released The provincial government has released fiscal results for the first quarter of 2017-18. Fri, 25 August 2017 10:35:00 AST New rules for payday lenders to strengthen and enhance consumer protection The provincial government is putting new rules in place for payday lenders that will ensure better protection for the consumer. Fri, 11 August 2017 10:21:00 AST RBC revises New Brunswick’s GDP growth projection upward The Royal Bank of Canada (RBC) is now projecting New Brunswick’s real GDP to grow by 1.1 per cent in 2017, exceeding growth forecast expectations contained in the 2017-2018 budget. Thu, 15 June 2017 09:11:00 AST Province receives A+ credit rating Standard and Poor’s announced that New Brunswick has maintained an A+ credit rating with a stable outlook, highlighting modest improvements in budgetary performance, a predictable and well-managed institutional framework, and slow but positive economic growth. Thu, 08 June 2017 10:36:00 AST Fri, 15 September 2017 13:51:00 AST