Province Announces Funding for 57 Additional Community Development Projects

December 11, 2018
The Manitoba government will be providing $950,000 in grants to projects for non-profit and community-led organizations across the province, Municipal Relations Minister Jeff Wharton announced...


Consumer Protection Office Reminds Manitobans of their Rights When Buying or Using Gift Cards

December 11, 2018
Many shoppers will find gift cards a convenient shopping choice this holiday season.  Whether giving or receiving a gift card, the Manitoba Consumer Protection Office is reminding everyone...


Province Announces Conservation Trust Now Accepting Project Proposals

December 10, 2018
The Manitoba government is looking for projects that conserve and enhance natural infrastructure and support the Made-in-Manitoba Climate and Green Plan, Sustainable Development Minister...


Health, Seniors and Active Living Minister Cameron Friesen has signed a multi-million dollar federal-provincial funding agreement to increase treatment capacity for users of meth and other debilitating illicit drugs. Minister Friesen was joined by (right) Dr. Jitender Sareen, Medical Director Winnipeg Regional Health Authority Mental Health Program and Head of the Department of Psychiatry at the University of Manitoba, International Trade Diversification Minister Jim Carr, and member of Parliament for Winnipeg South Centre on behalf of Ginette Petitpas-Taylor, Canada’s minister of health and Sarah Guillemard, MLA for Fort Richmond.

Federal-Provincial Agreement to Fund Flexible Length Withdrawal Management Beds for People with Methamphetamine Use Disorder

December 7, 2018
Manitoba has signed on to the Government of Canada’s Emergency Treatment Fund, increasing funding to establish flexible length withdrawal management and recovery beds, and establish...


Province Takes Action Against Gender-Based Violence

December 6, 2018
The Manitoba government is remembering victims of gender-based violence and creating a cabinet committee to find solutions, Sustainable Development Minister Rochelle Squires, minister...


Province Introduces New Legislation that would Set Out Framework for Referendums in Manitoba

December 6, 2018
The Manitoba government has introduced new legislation that would establish rules for conducting referendums on matters of public importance, Justice Minister Cliff Cullen announced today....


Manitoba Launches Economic Growth Action Plan

December 6, 2018
The Manitoba government is launching its Economic Growth Action Plan and establishing a modern approach to supporting economic development in the province, Premier Brian Pallister announced...


Province to Shine Spotlight on Manitobans' Contributions to Environmental Sustainability

December 6, 2018
Nominations are now being accepted for the 2018 Manitoba Excellence in Sustainability Awards, Sustainable Development Minister Rochelle Squires announced today. “The Manitoba...


Province Starts Public Consultations on The Traffic and Transportation Modernization Regulations

December 6, 2018
For the first time in the province’s history, the Manitoba government is set to undertake a 30-day online public consultation on regulatory changes, Infrastructure Minister Ron Schuler...


Government Announces Consultations on Mandatory Entry-Level Training for Truck Drivers

December 5, 2018
The Manitoba government will move forward with a broad consultation with industry and other affected stakeholders on mandatory entry-level training (MELT) for truck drivers in the province,...


Province Introduces New Legislation that would Enable Disclosure of Personal Health Information in Exceptional Circumstances

December 4, 2018
Proposed changes to legislation would allow a person’s personal health information to be disclosed without their consent if necessary to reduce the risk of serious harm to themselves or...


Health-system Innovators Receive Awards for Improving Patient Care and Efficiency

December 3, 2018
Health-system innovators from across the province received awards today from Health Minister Cameron Friesen for projects that have improved services for Manitoba families. “As health...


Province Launches New Online Course to Prepare Youth for Entering Job Market

December 3, 2018
The Manitoba government is launching a new online Young Worker Readiness Certificate Course to teach youth the basics about workers’ and employers’ rights and responsibilities for...