New Brunswick Multimedia http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/multimedia.html New Brunswick Multimedia Investment in new infrastructure project at Université de Moncton http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/multimedia/mmrenderer.2018.08.2018-08-17_03.jpg.html The provincial and federal governments and the Université de Moncton announced today an investment of more than $1.3 million for a water and wastewater infrastructure project on the university’s Moncton campus. From left: Post-Secondary Education Minister Roger Melanson; federal Health Minister Ginette Petitpas Taylor; Jacques Paul Couturier, the university’s acting president and vice-chancellor; and Moncton Mayor Dawn Arnold. Fri, 17 Aug 2018 00:00:00 -0300 Building to be constructed at Fredericton’s Knowledge Park for cybersecurity companies http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/multimedia/mmrenderer.2018.08.2018-08-17_02.jpg.html A building will be constructed by Greater Fredericton Knowledge Park Inc. with support from the provincial government. From left: Opportunities NB CEO Stephen Lund; deputy premier Stephen Horsman; Knowledge Park CEO Larry Shaw; Fredericton Mayor Mike O'Brien; and Tyson Johnson, chief operating officer, CyberNB. Fri, 17 Aug 2018 00:00:00 -0300 Illegal cigarettes and controlled substances seized in Miramichi region http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/multimedia/mmrenderer.2018.08.2018-08-17_01.JPG.html Enforcement officers with the Department of Justice and Public Safety, in partnership with the Miramichi Police Force, seized 513,000 unstamped cigarettes, $12,232 in cash, 145 methamphetamine pills and 25 hydromorph pills on March 25, following a five-week investigation. Fri, 17 Aug 2018 00:00:00 -0300 Three new curators to work with Beaverbrook Art Gallery http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/multimedia/mmrenderer.2018.08.2018-08-16_02.jpg.html Three new curators have been selected by the Beaverbrook Art Gallery to help in preparations for, and the celebration of, the 50th anniversary of the New Brunswick Art Bank. From left: Emma Hassencahl-Perley of Tobique First Nation, Emilie Grace Lavoie of Moncton and Erin Goodine of Fredericton were selected as emerging artists who represent the francophone, anglophone and First Nations communities. Thu, 16 Aug 2018 00:00:00 -0300 Funding for New Brunswick Ground Search and Rescue Association http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/multimedia/mmrenderer.2018.08.2018-08-16_01.jpg.html The provincial government has contributed $77,500 to the New Brunswick Ground Search and Rescue Association to help with the organization's operational costs. Last year, volunteer ground search and rescue teams and their 367 members responded to 33 incidents. They contributed nearly 38,000 hours in prevention, training and search and rescue operations. From left: Alain Levesque, member of the association's board of directors and vice-president of Acadie-Chaleur Ground Search and Rescue; Jean-Guy LeBlanc, the association's treasurer and secretary of Tri-County Ground Search and Rescue; Justice and Public Safety Minister Denis Landry; and Daniel Haché, member of the association's board of directors and president of Acadie-Chaleur Ground Search and Rescue. Thu, 16 Aug 2018 00:00:00 -0300 More than $7 million invested to help address opioid abuse http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/multimedia/mmrenderer.2018.08.2018-08-15_01.JPG.html The provincial and federal governments have signed a bilateral agreement worth more than $7 million under the federal government’s new Emergency Treatment Fund. From left: federal Health Minister Ginette Petitpas Taylor; and Health Minister Benoît Bourque. Wed, 15 Aug 2018 00:00:00 -0300 New cybersecurity and innovation centre to be established in Fredericton http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/multimedia/mmrenderer.2018.08.2018-08-14_02.jpg.html As part of the ongoing effort to increase New Brunswick’s reputation as a leader in the field of cybersecurity, a new Cybersecurity Innovation Centre will be established in Fredericton, with support from the federal and provincial governments. From left: Stephen Lund, CEO of Opportunities NB; deputy premier Stephen Horsman; Tyson Johnson, chief operating officer of CyberNB; Fredericton MP Matt DeCourcey; and federal Intergovernmental and Northern Affairs and Internal Trade Minister Dominic LeBlanc. Tue, 14 Aug 2018 00:00:00 -0300 Moncton glass processor expanded and created new jobs http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/multimedia/mmrenderer.2018.08.2018-08-14_01.jpg.html Rayan Environmental Solutions, the only glass processor in Atlantic Canada, has expanded and created five new jobs with support from the provincial government. From left: Murray Cruickshank, president of Rayan Environmental Solutions; Finance Minister Cathy Rogers; and Moncton East MLA Monique LeBlanc. Tue, 14 Aug 2018 00:00:00 -0300 Kognitiv Spark to create up to 12 new jobs in Fredericton http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/multimedia/mmrenderer.2018.08.2018-08-09_01.jpg.html Kognitiv Spark, an industrial mixed reality company, will create up to 12 new jobs with support from the provincial government. From left: Coun. Bruce Grandy, City of Fredericton; deputy premier Stephen Horsman; company CEO Yan Simard; Tyson Johnson, chief operating officer of CyberNB; and Richard Larin, business development executive, Opportunities NB. Thu, 09 Aug 2018 00:00:00 -0300 International Appalachian Trail at Mount Carleton recognized as Signature Trail http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/multimedia/mmrenderer.2018.08.2018-08-08_04.jpg.html The International Appalachian Trail at Mount Carleton has been added to the list of 11 Signature Trails highlighted in the recently announced Trails Action Plan. From left: Coun. Martine Côté, Town of Saint-Quentin; Jocelyne Querry-Bossé, Saint Quentin deputy mayor; Labour, Employment and Population Growth Minister Gilles LePage; Marie-Josée Valcourt, acting director, Mount Carleton Provincial Park; and New Brunswick Trails Council president Jim Fournier. Wed, 08 Aug 2018 00:00:00 -0300 Investment of $1.5 million in Hillsborough arena upgrades http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/multimedia/mmrenderer.2018.08.2018-08-08_03.jpg.html The federal, provincial and municipal governments are combining to invest more than $1.5 million in upgrades to the community arena in Hillsborough. From left: Fundy Royal MP Alaina Lockhart; Mayor Barry Snider; and Finance Minister Cathy Rogers. Wed, 08 Aug 2018 00:00:00 -0300 Cvent to create up to 25 new jobs in Fredericton http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/multimedia/mmrenderer.2018.08.2018-08-08_02.jpg.html Cvent, a meetings, events and hospitality management technology provider, will expand its operations in Fredericton and create up to 25 new jobs within the next three years with support from the provincial government. From left: Tyson Johnson, chief operating officer of CyberNB; Stephen Lund, CEO of Opportunities NB; Pardeep Mannakkara, senior vice-president and chief information officer of Cvent; deputy premier Stephen Horsman; and Erin Clendenning, business development officer with Opportunities NB. Wed, 08 Aug 2018 00:00:00 -0300 Investment in Riverside-Albert infrastructure project http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/multimedia/mmrenderer.2018.08.2018-08-08_01.jpg.html The federal, provincial and municipal governments are combining to invest more than $24,000 in the installation of water sampling stations in Riverside-Albert. From left: Fundy Royal MP Alaina Lockhart; Mayor Jim Campbell; and Finance Minister Cathy Rogers. Wed, 08 Aug 2018 00:00:00 -0300 Construction of new community centre underway http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/multimedia/mmrenderer.2018.08.2018-08-03_01.jpg.html Construction is underway on Hanwell’s new community centre thanks to over $2.3 million in federal, provincial and municipal investments. From left: deputy premier Stephen Horsman; Hanwell Mayor Chris Melvin; and New Brunswick Southwest MP Karen Ludwig. Fri, 03 Aug 2018 00:00:00 -0300 Early learning and child care facilities in Moncton area receive one-time grants http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/multimedia/mmrenderer.2018.08.2018-08-02_03.jpg.html A total of 152 early learning and child care facilities in the Moncton region have benefited from $931,722 under the provincial government’s One-Time Quality Improvement Grant program. From left: Moncton East MLA Monique LeBlanc; Nichole Richard, early childhood educator; Janet Perry, executive director of Miracles at First Child Care Centre; and Finance Minister Cathy Rogers. Thu, 02 Aug 2018 00:00:00 -0300 New Brunswick to be home of Health and Technology District Atlantic http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/multimedia/mmrenderer.2018.08.2018-08-02_02.jpg.html New Brunswick has been identified by Surrey BC’s Health and Technology District as the location for the first phase of its Atlantic Canadian division. With this initiative, Saint John is poised to become the hub for digital health in Atlantic Canada. From left: Saint John Mayor Don Darling; Saint John-Rothesay MP Wayne Long; Economic Development Minister Francine Landry, who is also minister responsible for Opportunities NB; Premier Brian Gallant; Rowena Rizzotti, vice-president of health care and innovation, Health and Technology District; Robert MacKinnon, vice-president of the University of New Brunswick, Saint john campus; and Health Minister Benoît Bourque. Thu, 02 Aug 2018 00:00:00 -0300 Fri, 17 Aug 2018 00:00:00 -0300