Government of New Brunswick - Post-Secondary Education, Training and Labour - Latest News Government of New Brunswick - Post-Secondary Education, Training and Labour - Latest News en Investment in immigrant retention research 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 Nov 2017 10:22:00 -0300 Job fairs aim to boost labour force 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 Nov 2017 13:33:00 -0300 Students to develop entrepreneurial skills to promote career choices 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 Oct 2017 13:44:00 -0300 Public consultation on workers’ compensation system 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 Oct 2017 10:57:00 -0300 First contract legislation proposed 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 Oct 2017 11:44:00 -0300 Tue, 14 Nov 2017 10:22:00 -0300