Government of New Brunswick - Post-Secondary Education, Training and Labour - Latest News http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/news/post-secondary_education_training_and_labour.html Government of New Brunswick - Post-Secondary Education, Training and Labour - Latest News en Investment in immigrant retention research http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/news/news_release.2017.11.1454.html Combined investments of more than $400,000 by the provincial and federal governments will help NouLAB at the University of New Brunswick’s Pond-Deshpande Centre research ways to increase immigrant retention. Tue, 14 November 2017 10:22:00 AST Job fairs aim to boost labour force http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/news/news_release.2017.11.1435.html A series of job fairs will take place in various communities during the month of November, to recruit new workers to fill job vacancies in New Brunswick. Tue, 07 November 2017 13:33:00 AST Students to develop entrepreneurial skills to promote career choices http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/news/news_release.2017.10.1395.html Students in schools, universities and community colleges in New Brunswick, Nova Scotia, Newfoundland and Labrador and Prince Edward Island will be invited to promote and strengthen their entrepreneurial skills from Oct. 30 to Nov. 3. as part of the second annual career week organized by the Council of Atlantic Ministers of Education and Training. Mon, 30 October 2017 13:44:00 AST Public consultation on workers’ compensation system http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/news/news_release.2017.10.1379.html The independent task force appointed to examine the workers’ compensation system in New Brunswick today released a discussion paper and a schedule of public meetings to encourage participation in its upcoming consultation process. Thu, 26 October 2017 10:57:00 AST First contract legislation proposed http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/news/news_release.2017.10.1375.html The provincial government has introduced amendments to the Industrial Relations Act to include first contract arbitration with the intention of promoting fairness and better relationships between workers and employers when they first enter into collective bargaining. Similar legislation is in place in other provinces. Wed, 25 October 2017 11:44:00 AST Tue, 14 November 2017 10:22:00 AST