Press Releases

July 4, 2018, SHEDIAC (GNB) – Shediac Lobster Shop Ltd. is expanding its operations and creating up to eight new jobs, with support from the provincial government. “Enabling New Brunswick companies to continue to grow and succeed is an important component of your government’s multi-year economic growth plan,” said Shediac-Beaubassin-Cap-Pelé MLA Victor Boudreau. “The Shediac Lobster […]

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June 30, 2018, FREDERICTON (GNB) – Opportunities NB has awarded $1,000 each to 12 high school graduates to help them achieve their post-secondary goals. “It was exciting to receive the highest number of applications since the program began,” said Economic Development Minister Francine Landry, who is also the minister responsible for Opportunities NB. “It is evident […]

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June 28, 2018, FREDERICTON (GNB) — Difenda, a cybersecurity company, will open a cyber command centre in Fredericton and create up to five new jobs with support from the provincial government. “Your government has been making smart, strategic investments to establish New Brunswick as a leader in high-growth sectors like cybersecurity,” said deputy premier Stephen Horsman. […]

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June 15, 2018, MONCTON (GNB) – Seven New Brunswick companies received awards for their achievements at the 2018 Export Awards Gala, on June 14 in Moncton. “These companies contribute greatly to the economic prosperity of the province by creating jobs, adding to the GDP, increasing tax revenue and attracting new skilled workers,” said Economic Development Minister […]

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June 11, 2018, SAINT JOHN (GNB) – TD Insurance is expanding its business in Saint John and creating up to 250 new jobs over the next seven years in partnership with the provincial government. “New Brunswick is a world leader in the business services sector thanks to our strong workforce,” said Premier Brian Gallant. “The […]

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June 8, 2018, PERTH-ANDOVER (GNB) – Atlantic Potato Distributors is expanding its operation in Perth-Andover, creating up to 10 full-time jobs with support from the provincial and federal governments. “Spurring growth of New Brunswick businesses is instrumental to your government’s multi-year economic growth plan,” said Premier Brian Gallant. “This project will help Atlantic Potato Distributors […]

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May 31, 2018, MONCTON (GNB) – Six New Brunswick Export Awards will be presented during a gala event in Moncton on June 14. More than 30 companies are finalists for the awards that recognize outstanding export performance. “Companies in New Brunswick have continued to prosper within the international marketplace,” said Economic Development Minister Francine Landry, who […]

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May 30, 2018, TORONTO (GNB) – Multinational technology company Siemens has chosen to establish a cybersecurity centre in Fredericton. The venture is expected to create up to 30 highly skilled jobs in the province by 2020 with another 30 jobs in Phase 2, and will also support training, education and research and development. The new positions […]

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May 30, 2018, FREDERICTON (GNB) – LuminUltra Technologies is creating seven additional full-time jobs with support from the provincial government. “LuminUltra is a gem of this province’s science and technology sector,” said deputy premier Stephen Horsman. “It is wonderful to see an innovative New Brunswick company continue to grow and thrive. These will be good-paying jobs […]

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May 25, 2018, EDMUNDSTON (GNB) – S&P Data is establishing a business services centre in Edmundston, creating up to 289 jobs over the next five years with support from the provincial government. “Growing the business services sector in New Brunswick is a part of your government’s multi-year economic growth plan,” said Premier Brian Gallant. “These new […]

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May 24, 2018, BATHURST (GNB) – Rogers Electric and Machine in Bathurst is undertaking a $3-million expansion and creating five new jobs with support from the provincial government. “Economic growth and job creation are major components of your government’s multi-year economic growth plan,” said Economic Development Minister Francine Landry, who is also the minister responsible for […]

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May 17, 2018, BLACKS HARBOUR (GNB) — Cooke Aquaculture will create up to 100 new jobs in New Brunswick over the next five years with support from the provincial government. “Your government’s multi-year economic growth plan is focused on investing to help New Brunswick-based businesses to compete in markets around the world,” said Premier Brian Gallant. […]

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May 17, 2018, MONCTON (GNB) – Apex Industries will create up to 80 full-time jobs in Moncton over the next two years with support from the provincial and federal governments. “Creating jobs is at the heart of your government’s multi-year economic growth plan,” said Premier Brian Gallant. “Having a homegrown success story like Apex choose to […]

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May 16, 2018, FREDERICTON (GNB) – After considering multiple jurisdictions, Canadian Nuclear Laboratories (CNL) selected New Brunswick to establish its National Innovation Centre. This will help the company significantly expand its cybersecurity research capabilities. CNL will invest more than $3 million in equipment and security for its new Knowledge Park facility. It will also add 24 […]

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May 14, 2018, BERESFORD (GNB) – Discovery Drill will create 15 jobs in Beresford by the end of 2019 with support from the provincial and federal governments. “Your government has been working every day to support the growth of innovative companies like Discovery Drill,” said Education and Early Childhood Development Minister Brian Kenny. “New Brunswick’s multi-year […]

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May 11, 2018, SACKVILLE (GNB) – An Ontario-based company is opening a manufacturing facility in Sackville with support from the provincial government. Cam Tran specializes in the manufacturing, repair and renewal of electrical distribution transformers. “Job creation is instrumental to your government’s multi-year economic growth plan,” said Memramcook-Tantramar MLA Bernard LeBlanc. “We are so pleased that […]

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May 7, 2018, FREDERICTON (GNB) – CyberNB, a special operating agency of Opportunities NB, will host its second international cybersecurity skills and workforce development summit, CyberSmart, May 15-16 in Fredericton. “Being the only event of its kind in North America, we are bringing together people who want to find solutions and find them by working […]

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May 6, 2018, CAMPBELLTON (GNB) – HGS Canada will create up to 300 home-based jobs across northern New Brunswick over the next four years with support from the provincial government. “New Brunswick’s multi-year economic growth plan focuses our efforts on creating job opportunities across the province,” said Premier Brian Gallant. “Your government understands the importance […]

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April 24, 2018, DIEPPE (GNB) – Purolator is expanding its business services centre in Dieppe, creating up to 85 jobs over the next five years with support from the provincial government. “Your government’s multi-year economic growth plan focuses our efforts on creating job opportunities across the province in a variety of sectors,” said Premier Brian […]

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April 19, 2018, MONCTON (GNB) – TD is establishing a new finance operations centre in Greater Moncton, creating up to 440 new highly skilled jobs over seven years with support from the provincial government. Combined with the May 2017 business services centre announcement to create up to 575 customer service-focused jobs, TD’s potential for new […]

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