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Alberta Union of Provincial Employees health care bargaining: Minister Toews

Sat, 03/20/2021 - 13:10

President of Treasury Board and Minister of Finance Travis Toews issued the following statement on the Alberta Union of Provincial Employees’ (AUPE’s) rejection of Alberta Health Services’ (AHS’) proposal to delay labour negotiations:

United Nurses of Alberta bargaining: Minister Toews

Thu, 03/18/2021 - 20:10

President of Treasury Board and Minister of Finance Travis Toews issued the following statement on United Nurses of Alberta’s rejection of Alberta Health Services’ proposal to delay labour negotiations:

90,000 jobs to be created with record capital investments

Mon, 03/08/2021 - 14:45

Alberta’s 2021 Capital Plan spends $20.7 billion over three years to create 90,000 jobs and protect Albertans’ livelihoods as part of Alberta’s Recovery Plan.

Budget 2021: Protecting lives and livelihoods

Thu, 02/25/2021 - 17:15

Budget 2021 protects Albertans’ lives and livelihoods with a significant investment in health care while positioning the province for economic recovery with a continued focus on the efficient delivery of government services.

Budget 2021: Maintaining support for the vulnerable

Thu, 02/25/2021 - 17:14

Budget 2021 continues to provide critical social supports for children, families, seniors and vulnerable Albertans to help them through the COVID-19 pandemic. 

Budget 2021: Historic investment in health care

Thu, 02/25/2021 - 17:13

Protecting Albertans from COVID-19 continues to be the government’s top priority and Budget 2021 includes $1.25 billion specifically to fight the pandemic.

Budget 2021: Maintaining responsible spending

Thu, 02/25/2021 - 17:12

Budget 2021’s careful approach to spending and strong fiscal anchors will mean more investment in priority areas like health care and economic recovery. 

Budget 2021: Economic growth fuels Alberta’s recovery

Thu, 02/25/2021 - 17:11

Budget 2021 outlines how Alberta’s government is making strategic investments in natural resources and the environment to prepare for economic recovery and create good jobs for thousands of Albertans.

Budget 2021: Preparing for recovery

Thu, 02/25/2021 - 17:10

Budget 2021 prepares Alberta for a strong economic recovery with investments to diversify the post-pandemic economy.

Budget 2021: Investing in schools and skilled workers

Thu, 02/25/2021 - 17:09

In Budget 2021, Alberta’s government will continue to provide steady funding for kindergarten to Grade 12 education and will implement performance-based funding for post-secondary institutions.

Budget 2021 Capital Plan: Creating 90,000 new jobs

Thu, 02/25/2021 - 17:08

Budget 2021’s Capital Plan invests almost $21 billion over three years to boost Alberta’s economy and create 90,000 new jobs.

Alberta Labour Relations Board submission: Minister Toews

Wed, 02/17/2021 - 19:10

President of Treasury Board and Minister of Finance Travis Toews issued the following statement on Government’s response to the Alberta Union of Provincial Employees (AUPE’s) recent complaint to the Alberta Labour Relations Board.

Alberta gets an A for red tape reduction

Wed, 01/27/2021 - 11:30

The Canadian Federation of Independent Business has upgraded Alberta to an A from last year’s B-minus for its red tape reduction efforts.

Bargaining delay: Statement from Minister Toews

Mon, 01/18/2021 - 18:35

President of Treasury Board and Minister of Finance Travis Toews issued the following statement on the agreement between nurses and Alberta Health Services to provide additional COVID-related supports and delay bargaining until March 31, 2021:

More ways to have your say on Budget 2021

Sat, 11/28/2020 - 13:30

Albertans can help plan the next budget by participating in upcoming telephone town halls.

Fiscal update shows improvement despite challenges

Tue, 11/24/2020 - 17:00

Alberta’s mid-year update shows improvement under responsible fiscal management in the face of the pandemic.

UNA’s request for a seven per cent pay increase: Minister Toews

Mon, 11/23/2020 - 18:20

President of Treasury Board and Minister of Finance Travis Toews issued the following statement on the request from the United Nurses of Alberta (UNA) for a seven per cent pay increase:

$476 million saved by cutting red tape

Mon, 11/16/2020 - 17:15

The first annual report on red tape reduction highlights key initiatives that have eased the regulatory burden in Alberta, saving Albertans more than $476 million.

Bill 48: Saving job creators time and money

Mon, 11/16/2020 - 17:00

Common-sense changes to legislation will cut red tape by making it easier for businesses to operate – saving job creators time and money.

Alberta Public Service negotiations: Minister Toews

Fri, 11/06/2020 - 19:10

President of Treasury Board and Minister of Finance issued the following statement about the negotiations between the Alberta Union of Provincial Employees (AUPE) and the Alberta Public Service (APS):

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