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Universities, Big Business Back Nova Scotia Come to life

Communications Nova Scotia

October 2, 2009 1:37 PM

COMMUNICATIONS NOVA SCOTIA--Universities, Big Business Back Nova Scotia Come to life
NOTE: Information on the 46 new charter members can be found at www.novascotialife.com .
One of Canada's leading grocery retailers, the country's first visual arts university, and the largest investment dealer in Atlantic Canada are among the newest charter members of Nova Scotia Come to life.

Ombudsman's Office Visits Communities for Fairness Week

Ombudsman

October 2, 2009 11:52 AM

OMBUDSMAN--Ombudsman's Office Visits Communities for Fairness Week
NOTE: A list of locations and dates of the Fairness Week outreach sessions follows this release.
Nova Scotians will have an opportunity to learn and ask questions about the Office of the Ombudsman's role in investigating complaints against provincial and municipal government departments, agencies, boards and commissions.

Les mandats de deux ans des présidents des conseils scolaires seront abolis

Education (to March 26, 2013)

October 2, 2009 10:24 AM

ÉDUCATION--Les mandats de deux ans des présidents des conseils scolaires seront abolis
Les conseils scolaires élus de la Nouvelle-Écosse pourront poursuivre leur tradition d'élire des présidents et vice-présidents pour des mandats d'un an, en vertu d'une loi présentée aujourd'hui 2 octobre.

Two-year Terms for School Board Chairs to be Repealed

Education (to March 26, 2013)

October 2, 2009 10:20 AM

EDUCATION--Two-year Terms for School Board Chairs to be Repealed
Nova Scotia's elected school boards will continue the tradition of electing chairs and vice-chairs to one-year terms under legislation introduced today, Oct. 2.

Traffic Advisory, Pictou County

Transportation and Infrastructure Renewal

October 2, 2009 10:05 AM

TRANSPORTATION/INFRASTRUCTURE RENEWAL--Traffic Advisory, Pictou County
PICTOU COUNTY: Highway 104

Financial Measures (2009) Act Introduced

Finance (to Oct. 22, 2013)

October 2, 2009 9:15 AM

FINANCE--Financial Measures (2009) Act Introduced
The Financial Measures (2009) Act, supporting a number of measures in the 2009-10 provincial budget, was introduced today, Oct. 2, by Finance Minister Graham Steele.

Changes to Heating Rebate Starts Today

Premier's Office

October 1, 2009 3:32 PM

PREMIER'S OFFICE--Changes to Heating Rebate Starts Today
Nova Scotia families will get extra help with electricity costs starting today, Oct. 1.

New Lotto Regulations Now in Effect

Labour and Workforce Development (To Jan. 7)

October 1, 2009 2:40 PM

LABOUR/WORKFORCE DEVELOPMENT--New Lotto Regulations Now in Effect
Amendments to the Atlantic Lottery Regulations passed last spring come into effect today, Oct. 1.

Premier Gives First Treaty Day Address as Minister of Aboriginal Affairs

Aboriginal Affairs

October 1, 2009 2:32 PM

ABORIGINAL AFFAIRS--Premier Gives First Treaty Day Address as Minister of Aboriginal Affairs
NOTE: A social media release, including downloadable hi-res photographs and audio clips is available at http://gov.ns.ca/news/smr/2009-10-01-treaty-day.asp .
Government will continue to work with Mi'kmaq leadership to enhance educational and employment opportunities for young Mi'kmaq people, Premier Darrell Dexter said today, Oct. 1.

Province, HRM Announce Next Phase of Convention Centre Proposal

Transportation and Infrastructure Renewal

October 1, 2009 2:26 PM

TRANSPORTATION/INFRASTRUCTURE RENEWAL--Province, HRM Announce Next Phase of Convention Centre Proposal
The province and Halifax Regional Municipality have invited the Rank Group to submit a detailed proposal to develop a new convention centre in Halifax.

Halifax-based Origin BioMed Attracts Additional Investment

Nova Scotia Business Inc.

October 1, 2009 2:22 PM

NOVA SCOTIA BUSINESS INC.--Halifax-based Origin BioMed Attracts Additional Investment
An investment boost will help Origin BioMed's flagship product, Neuragen, become even more prominent in drug stores across North America.

New Breastfeeding Campaign Launched

Health Promotion and Protection (To Jan. 11)

October 1, 2009 1:48 PM

HEALTH PROMOTION/PROTECTION--New Breastfeeding Campaign Launched
NOTE: A social media release, including downloadable hi-res photographs and audio clips is available at http://gov.ns.ca/news/smr/2009-10-01-breastfeeding-campaign.asp .
Breastfeeding is natural, but it may not happen naturally. It may take time to learn.

Spryfield-area Fire Investigation Completed

Natural Resources

October 1, 2009 9:51 AM

NATURAL RESOURCES--Spryfield-area Fire Investigation Completed
The Department of Natural Resources has completed its investigation into April wildfires in the Spryfield area, Halifax Regional Municipality, and no charges are pending.

Conclusion d'une enquête sur les droits de la personne en Nouvelle-Écosse

Human Rights Commission

September 30, 2009 2:50 PM

COMMISSION DES DROITS DE LA PERSONNE--Conclusion d'une enquête sur les droits de la personne en Nouvelle-Écosse
Une commission d'enquête indépendante reprendra son travail le vendredi 2 octobre au sujet d'une plainte de discrimination fondée sur l'âge.

Nova Scotia Human Rights Inquiry to Conclude

Human Rights Commission

September 30, 2009 2:49 PM

HUMAN RIGHTS COMMISSION--Nova Scotia Human Rights Inquiry to Conclude
An independent board of inquiry will resume on Friday, Oct. 2, regarding a complaint of discrimination on the basis of age.

Nominations Open for French-language Services Excellence Awards

Acadian Affairs

September 30, 2009 2:37 PM

ACADIAN AFFAIRS--Nominations Open for French-language Services Excellence Awards
People who have received excellent service in French from a Nova Scotia government employee now have an opportunity to nominate that person for an award.

Candidatures acceptées aux Prix d'excellence pour les services en français

Acadian Affairs

September 30, 2009 2:36 PM

AFFAIRES ACADIENNES--Candidatures acceptées aux Prix d'excellence pour les services en français
Les personnes qui ont reçu un excellent service en français d'un employé du gouvernement de la Nouvelle-Écosse ont maintenant la chance de présenter la candidature de cet employé à un prix.

Process Amended for Discrimination Appeals

Labour and Workforce Development (To Jan. 7)

September 30, 2009 2:24 PM

LABOUR/WORFORCE DEVELOPMENT--Process Amended for Discrimination Appeals
The province is amending the appeals process for discriminatory action complaints to improve efficiency.

Deep Panuke Work Commitment Update

Energy

September 30, 2009 2:21 PM

ENERGY--Deep Panuke Work Commitment Update
An onshore rig building program is being extended by two years thanks to a commitment by the province and EnCana Corporation.

Traffic Advisory, Victoria County

Transportation and Infrastructure Renewal

September 30, 2009 12:31 PM

TRANSPORTATION/INFRASTRUCTURE RENEWAL--Traffic Advisory, Victoria County
VICTORIA COUNTY: Seal Island Bridge

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