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October 01, 2014

The music industry is a vital part of Manitoba's cultural heritage and its economy, and new funding support from the Manitoba government will help grow the industry, creating good jobs and new business opportunities, Jobs and the Economy Minister Theresa Oswald announced today.


October 01, 2014

The province is highlighting the contributions of people with disabilities to Manitoba's labour market at a number of events throughout October, Jobs and the Economy Minister Theresa Oswald and Minister Responsible for Persons with Disabilities Jennifer Howard announced today to mark the start of Disability Employment Awareness Month.


September 30, 2014

Manitoba's year-end financial results are on track compared to budget, Finance Minister Jennifer Howard announced today as the public accounts for the 2013-14 fiscal year were released.


September 30, 2014

Government released a new annual report detailing increased investments in core infrastructure supported by new PST revenue, Jobs and the Economy Minister Theresa Oswald and Infrastructure and Transportation Minister Steve Ashton announced today.


September 26, 2014

Government is providing new support for an expanded campus at the Manitoba Institute of Trades and Technology (MITT), a unique, hybrid institution for high school students to complete their high school education and receive college-level technical training credits at the same time, Education and Advanced Learning Minister James Allum announced today.


September 26, 2014

Ethnocultural organizations that support youth and cultural celebrations, and language and heritage retention are just a few that have received financial support under a program that supports multiculturalism, Multiculturalism and Literacy Minister Flor Marcelino announced today.


September 25, 2014

Farmer-led research to find new feed wheat varieties will receive $400,000 as part of a commitment to innovation under Growing Forward 2, Federal Agriculture Minister Gerry Ritz and Manitoba Agriculture, Food and Rural Development Minister Ron Kostyshyn announced today.


September 24, 2014

Families in southwest Winnipeg will soon see a new ACCESS centre developed in Fort Garry, which will improve access to care and services in their neighbourhood, Health Minister Erin Selby has announced.


September 24, 2014

A major investment will improve traffic flow and safety as the Manitoba government proceeds with the design and construction of a new interchange at PTH 59 and the north Perimeter Highway, Infrastructure and Transportation Minister Steve Ashton has announced.


September 24, 2014

Manitoba's heavy vehicle industry employs 6,500 Manitobans and is a major economic driver in the province, Jobs and the Economy Minister Theresa Oswald said today as she announced the Manitoba government's investment of an additional $1 million over two years to provide further support for those working in this field.


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