Government of New Brunswick - Intergovernmental Affairs - Latest News http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/news/intergovernmental_affairs.html Government of New Brunswick - Intergovernmental Affairs - Latest News en Government to fight for exclusion from border duties on softwood lumber http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/news/news_release.2017.04.0544.html The provincial government is asserting its support for the New Brunswick softwood lumber industry the week before a preliminary determination is expected from the United States Department of Commerce on their countervailing duty investigations of imports of certain softwood lumber products from Canada. Fri, 21 April 2017 11:23:00 AST New Brunswick minister to oversee implementation of trade agreement http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/news/news_release.2017.04.0462.html Treasury Board President Roger Melanson, who is also the minister responsible for Trade Policy as well as the chair of the national Committee on Internal Trade, announced today that negotiations have concluded on the Canada Free Trade Agreement that aims to expand Canadian businesses and increase economic growth across the country. Fri, 07 April 2017 14:23:00 AST Meeting with state officials in Maine to discuss trade http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/news/news_release.2017.03.0400.html Treasury Board President Roger Melanson, who is also the minister responsible for Trade Policy, will travel to Augusta, Maine on April 3 as part of an advocacy initiative to promote New Brunswick’s trade relationship with the United States. Fri, 31 March 2017 10:30:00 AST New Brunswick to host the Forum on Francophone Immigration http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/news/news_release.2017.03.0389.html The federal, provincial, and territorial ministers responsible for the Canadian francophonie and immigration will be meeting on March 30 and 31 in Moncton to discuss francophone immigration. Wed, 29 March 2017 09:58:00 AST New Brunswick to be part of the Francophone Heritage, Cultural and Tourism Corridor project http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/news/news_release.2017.03.0340.html The provincial government has joined with other provincial governments in welcoming the federal government announcement of $ 2.4 million to develop a Francophone Heritage, Cultural and Tourism Corridor in recognition of the contribution of francophones to the Canadian identity to celebrate the 150th anniversary of Confederation. Mon, 20 March 2017 10:22:00 AST Mon, 24 April 2017 08:44:15 AST