Manitoba remains strong and stable with growing businesses and a good quality of life. A steady growing economy, more training opportunities and good jobs help build an even brighter future for Manitoba families.
Budget 2015 builds on Manitoba's economic strengths and continues to support job creation, protect services for families, invest in training for careers here at home and improve infrastructure across the province.
Jobs and the Economy Minister Kevin Chief announces enhancements to the Rent Assist shelter benefit that will help to promote employment, provide stability for families, and reduce child poverty. The Rent Assist program benefits people who pay more than 25 per cent of their income on rent for properties in the private market.READ MORE
Jobs and the Economy Minister Kevin Chief announced 60 talented young Manitobans will participate in the Skills Canada National Competition in Saskatoon from May 27 to 30, 2015. He was joined by MLA Matt Wiebe at Kildonan-East Collegiate, where four students won gold medals at the Skills Manitoba competition and now advance to the national level competition.READ MORE
Minister of Tourism, Culture, Heritage, Sport and Consumer Protection Ron Lemieux (right), and Steve Chipman, chairman of the Canadian Automobile Dealers Association announce new rules aimed at protecting consumers from misleading automobile advertising.READ MORE
Students and teachers loudly cheered Premier Greg Selinger’s announcement today of a new gym and classrooms at École Noël Ritchot in St Norbert. READ MORE
Minister of Tourism, Culture, Heritage, Sport and Consumer Protection is greeted by a cat at D’Arcy’s A.R.C. prior to announcing legislation ensuring up front pricing at Manitoba veterinary clinics.READ MORE