News Releases - Government of New Brunswick http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/news/recent_news.html News Releases - Government of New Brunswick en Tall ships to visit Caraquet http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/news/news_release.2017.05.0741.html Three tall ships will sail into Caraquet June 30 to July 2 as one of several Canada 150 celebrations taking place across the province. Fri, 19 May 2017 15:21:00 AST Tall ships to visit Miramichi http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/news/news_release.2017.05.0740.html Five tall ships will sail into Miramichi July 7-10 as one of several Canada 150 celebrations taking place across the province. Fri, 19 May 2017 13:37:00 AST Trade meetings aim to promote New Brunswick industry http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/news/news_release.2017.05.0739.html Premier Brian Gallant is travelling to meetings in Toronto and Washington to promote New Brunswick’s trade relationship with the United States and to build connections with other North American leaders. Fri, 19 May 2017 13:17:00 AST Tall ships to visit Saint John http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/news/news_release.2017.05.0738.html Ten tall ships will sail into Saint John Aug. 18-20 as one of several Canada 150 celebrations taking place across the province. Fri, 19 May 2017 12:58:00 AST Paving for rural roads in southwestern New Brunswick http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/news/news_release.2017.05.0737.html The Department of Transportation and Infrastructure will fund four significant paving projects along two regional roads in York and Charlotte counties. Fri, 19 May 2017 11:08:00 AST Protect people, pets, livestock from rabies http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/news/news_release.2017.05.0736.html With warmer weather, New Brunswick residents are reminded to step up efforts to help prevent the spread of rabies. Fri, 19 May 2017 10:53:00 AST River Watch 2017 ends http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/news/news_release.2017.05.0735.html After 10 weeks in operation, the River Watch Program for the 2017 freshet season comes to an end today. Fri, 19 May 2017 10:36:00 AST Awareness campaign to flag career potential in business services centres industry http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/news/news_release.2017.05.0734.html New Brunswick’s business services centres are seeking recent graduates, new immigrants and others looking for meaningful careers to fill more than 2,000 job openings in the sector, including home-based work. Fri, 19 May 2017 10:16:00 AST Sussex companies named Exporters of the Year http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/news/news_release.2017.05.0733.html Two Sussex companies took top honours at the 2017 New Brunswick Export Awards, held Thursday night, May 18. Fri, 19 May 2017 09:54:00 AST New Brunswick Emergency Measures Organization responding to severe thunderstorm in Acadian Peninsula http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/news/news_release.2017.05.0732.html The New Brunswick Emergency Measures Organization has activated its Regional Operation Emergency Centre in the Acadian Peninsula after a sudden, severe thunderstorm Thursday night. Fri, 19 May 2017 00:35:00 AST Assessment planned for Edmundston school http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/news/news_release.2017.05.0728.html The provincial government is conducting a building assessment to determine the need for upgrades at Cité des Jeunes A.-M.-Sormany. Thu, 18 May 2017 15:16:00 AST Improvements to Connaught Street School http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/news/news_release.2017.05.0725.html The provincial government is renovating the Connaught Street School to provide enhanced facilities for students. Thu, 18 May 2017 12:13:00 AST French language pilot projects for rural schools announced http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/news/news_release.2017.05.0724.html French language pilot projects will be implemented next school year to improve access to French learning in rural schools. Thu, 18 May 2017 12:04:00 AST Efforts to increase exports to South Korea http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/news/news_release.2017.05.0723.html The provincial government is supporting New Brunswick companies working to increase their exports into the South Korean food market. Thu, 18 May 2017 11:56:00 AST Summit on employment and entrepreneurship for people with a disability http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/news/news_release.2017.05.0722.html A second Economic Opportunities Summit on employment and entrepreneurship for people with a disability was held in Oromocto on Wednesday. Thu, 18 May 2017 11:52:00 AST Partnership helping to develop cybersecurity industry http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/news/news_release.2017.05.0721.html The Canadian Institute for Cybersecurity at the University of New Brunswick (UNB), through a partnership with IBM, is helping to develop the province’s cybersecurity workforce. Thu, 18 May 2017 10:40:00 AST Joint venture to explore energy export opportunities http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/news/news_release.2017.05.0717.html The provincial government and NB Power are forming a new corporation as a joint venture to capitalize upon New Brunswick’s geography in exporting energy. Wed, 17 May 2017 16:01:00 AST Figurehead from historical ship returns home in time for Canada 150 http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/news/news_release.2017.05.0716.html A key piece of St. Martins’ shipbuilding history has been restored and returned home from England in time for Canada 150 celebrations. Wed, 17 May 2017 15:38:00 AST Heat alert and response system http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/news/news_release.2017.05.0715.html Extreme heat event surveillance started across the province this week. If needed, alerts will be issued through the Heat Alert and Response System to inform New Brunswickers when extreme heat is coming. Wed, 17 May 2017 14:23:00 AST Update on review of sexual assault cases http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/news/news_release.2017.05.0714.html Justice and Public Safety Minister Denis Landry provided an update today on the review of the police handling of sexual crime complaints. Wed, 17 May 2017 12:55:00 AST NB Liquor stores closed for Victoria Day http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/news/news_release.2017.05.0712.html NB Liquor advises customers that all of its corporate stores will be closed on Monday, May 22, in observance of Victoria Day. Wed, 17 May 2017 10:02:00 AST New Brunswick Family Plan report on reducing poverty released http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/news/news_release.2017.05.0710.html The provincial government has released a report on reducing poverty, which stems from the New Brunswick Family Plan’s stakeholder engagement process. Tue, 16 May 2017 14:38:00 AST Municipal byelections and plebiscites results http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/news/news_release.2017.05.0709.html Environment and Local Government Minister Serge Rousselle issued the following statement today regarding the municipal byelections and plebiscites held on May 15. Tue, 16 May 2017 13:41:00 AST Investment in energy efficiency initiatives http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/news/news_release.2017.05.0708.html The provincial government is investing more than $20 million this year in energy retrofits and renewable energy initiatives in public buildings. Tue, 16 May 2017 11:29:00 AST Economic Opportunities Summit on economic inclusion http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/news/news_release.2017.05.0706.html A second Economic Opportunities Summit on economic inclusion was held in Moncton on Monday. Tue, 16 May 2017 10:45:00 AST Fri, 19 May 2017 15:21:00 AST