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 Paving projects in Caraquet region http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/news/news_release.2017.08.1122.html The provincial government will complete several paving projects in the Caraquet region this year. Thu, 17 August 2017 14:48:00 AST More than $5.5 million in roadwork on Acadian Peninsula http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/news/news_release.2017.08.1120.html The provincial government is investing more than $5.5 million in transportation infrastructure projects on the Acadian Peninsula this year under the 2017-18 capital budget. Thu, 17 August 2017 11:00:00 AST Government seeks feedback on modernization of NAFTA http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/news/news_release.2017.08.1119.html As Canada, the United States and Mexico prepare to renegotiate the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA), the provincial government wants to hear how the agreement affects New Brunswickers and their interests. Thu, 17 August 2017 10:30:00 AST Proposed amendments to Motor Vehicle Act regulations posted http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/news/news_release.2017.08.1118.html Proposed amendments to Motor Vehicle Act regulations related to stronger measures to curtail impaired driving have been posted for public review for the next 30 days. Thu, 17 August 2017 09:25:00 AST Ministerial order on forestry operations lifted http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/news/news_release.2017.08.1115.html An order restricting forestry operations during afternoon hours has been lifted. Wed, 16 August 2017 11:44:00 AST Rotavirus vaccine now available http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/news/news_release.2017.08.1113.html The publicly funded Rotavirus vaccine is now available for infants born in 2017 who are less than 15 weeks old. Wed, 16 August 2017 11:22:00 AST Ministers to collaborate on clean growth, development of natural resources and competitiveness http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/news/news_release.2017.08.1112.html Advancing environmental stewardship and economic prosperity was front and centre as discussions focused on clean growth at the Energy and Mines Ministers’ Conference in Saint Andrews, Aug. 13-15. Wed, 16 August 2017 11:15:00 AST Commission recovers money for victim of real estate fraud http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/news/news_release.2017.08.1111.html A client of suspended Saint John real estate agent Gerald David Webster will have his misappropriated money returned as a result of an order of the Financial and Consumer Services Tribunal last month. Wed, 16 August 2017 09:28:00 AST Oromocto-Lincoln electoral district renamed http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/news/news_release.2017.08.1110.html The electoral district of Oromocto-Lincoln will now be known as Oromocto-Lincoln-Fredericton. Wed, 16 August 2017 08:14:00 AST Resolving softwood lumber issue remains a top priority for government http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/news/news_release.2017.08.1108.html As talks begin this week to modernize the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA), Premier Brian Gallant said the provincial government remains focused on resolving the separate softwood lumber trade issue and fighting for New Brunswick’s interests. Tue, 15 August 2017 12:30:00 AST Funding announced for Ministers Island http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/news/news_release.2017.08.1107.html The provincial and federal governments are investing $1.47 million this year in a new vision to develop Ministers Island into a world-class tourist destination. Tue, 15 August 2017 12:20:00 AST Commemoration of the Village Historique Acadien’s 40th anniversary http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/news/news_release.2017.08.1106.html The Village Historique Acadien commemorated its 40th anniversary today during a ceremony similar to the one held when the historical settlement officially opened in 1977. Tue, 15 August 2017 12:10:00 AST Ivory Coast to present the Games of La Francophonie flag to New Brunswick http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/news/news_release.2017.08.1105.html Ivory Coast’s ambassador to Canada, N’Goran Kouamé, will present the Games of La Francophonie flag to Economic Development Minister Francine Landry, who is also minister responsible for La Francophonie, as part of the Acadian Day celebrations to be held in Moncton and Dieppe this evening. Tue, 15 August 2017 10:09:00 AST Response to recommendations of Child Death Review Committee http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/news/news_release.2017.08.1104.html A response was issued today by Families and Children Minister Stephen Horsman to the June 9 and June 20 recommendations from the Child Death Review Committee. The committee reviewed the deaths of five children whose families were known to Child Protection Services. Mon, 14 August 2017 15:08:00 AST National Acadian Day http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/news/news_release.2017.08.1102.html The following statement was issued today by Premier Brian Gallant, who will be participating in National Acadian Day festivities in Tracadie, Shippagan and Caraquet on Aug. 15. Mon, 14 August 2017 10:35:00 AST Brooklyn Douthwright leads Team New Brunswick at the closing ceremony http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/news/news_release.2017.08.1101.html The Canada Summer Games are now officially over and Team New Brunswick returns home with a record 24 medals during the two weeks of competitions that took place in Winnipeg. Sun, 13 August 2017 17:44:00 AST Restrictions on forestry operations eased to noon to 6 p.m. http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/news/news_release.2017.08.1100.html Restrictions on forestry operations in New Brunswick are being eased. Sun, 13 August 2017 13:57:00 AST Team New Brunswick wins two more medals at the Canada Summer Games http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/news/news_release.2017.08.1099.html Team New Brunswick claimed two more medals Saturday at the Canada Summer Games in Winnipeg. Sun, 13 August 2017 00:10:00 AST Team New Brunswick wins 10 more medals at the Canada Summer Games http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/news/news_release.2017.08.1098.html Team New Brunswick enters the final weekend of competition at the Canada Summer Games in Winnipeg with 22 medals. Sat, 12 August 2017 01:07:00 AST Economic Growth Plan positions smart grid technology as growth opportunity http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/news/news_release.2017.08.1096.html Smart grid technology has been identified as a significant growth opportunity in the government’s economic development plan. Fri, 11 August 2017 11:55:00 AST New rules for payday lenders to strengthen and enhance consumer protection http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/news/news_release.2017.08.1095.html 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 Team New Brunswick schedule – Friday, Aug. 11 http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/news/news_release.2017.08.1094.html The following is Team New Brunswick’s schedule for Friday, Aug. 11. Fri, 11 August 2017 00:42:00 AST Team New Brunswick results – Thursday, Aug. 10 http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/news/news_release.2017.08.1093.html Following are Team New Brunswick’s results for Thursday, Aug. 10, at the Canada Summer Games in Winnipeg. Fri, 11 August 2017 00:36:00 AST Solid performance by New Brunswick’s golf team http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/news/news_release.2017.08.1092.html New Brunswick’s men’s golf team sits in third spot entering Friday’s final day of golf competition at the Canada Summer Games in Winnipeg. Fri, 11 August 2017 00:31:00 AST Team New Brunswick schedule – Thursday, Aug. 10 http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/news/news_release.2017.08.1090.html The following is Team New Brunswick’s schedule for Thursday, Aug. 10. Thu, 10 August 2017 00:55:00 AST Thu, 17 August 2017 14:48:00 AST