Premier Robert Ghiz will host Canada's Premiers and Territorial leaders at the 55th Annual Premiers' Conference being held on Prince Edward Island August 26-30.
A community campaign has been launched to raise up to $500,000 for needed capital upgrades and repairs to the Bedeque and Area Rec Centre. The campaign has received $150,000 from the Island Community Fund to support the goal.
Government is committed to helping students graduate with the required knowledge, skills, and attitudes for post-secondary education, apprenticeship programs, and the labour market, says Education and Early Childhood Development Minister Alan McIsaac.
A major bridge replacement and highway upgrades to Route 1 and 2 are among the first projects announced by the Governments of Canada and Prince Edward Island as part of the New Building Canada Fund.
The Governments of Canada and Prince Edward Island have signed the Canada Jobs Fund agreement which includes the launch of the Canada Job Grant. The Canada Job Grant is an innovative, employer-driven approach to help Canadians gain the skills and training they need to fill available jobs.