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Auditor General reports: Minister Toews

Thu, 08/29/2019 - 13:15

Minister of Finance and President of Treasury Board Travis Toews issued the following statement on the two reports issued by the Auditor General:

Q1 financial report shows depth of fiscal problems

Tue, 08/27/2019 - 12:30

A first quarter report comparing the 2019-20 three-month actuals to last year’s reinforces the need for spending restraint in order to balance Alberta’s books.

Changes to Alberta Enterprise Corporation and Alberta Teachers’ Retirement Fund Board

Fri, 08/16/2019 - 13:30

Alberta Enterprise Corporation Board chair Paul Haggis has been appointed as a board member of the Alberta Teachers’ Retirement Fund.

New AGLC board chair, members appointed

Fri, 08/16/2019 - 13:15

Len Rhodes, Craig Corbett, Gerard Curran and Elan Harper have been named to the board of the Alberta Gaming, Liquor and Cannabis Commission.

Report on Alberta’s finances: Minister Toews

Thu, 08/15/2019 - 15:30

President of Treasury Board and Minister of Finance Travis Toews issued the following statement to acknowledge the receipt of the report from the Blue Ribbon Panel on Alberta’s finances:

Modernizing auto insurance

Mon, 08/12/2019 - 13:00

Giving Albertans more choice and convenience with their car insurance caps off 100 days of red tape reduction.

Government launches industry panels to Cut Red Tape

Fri, 08/02/2019 - 13:00

In support of the Red Tape Reduction Act, the Government of Alberta is launching the first two industry panels that will assist in identifying unnecessary red tape in key sectors of Alberta’s economy.

2018 Annual Report: Minister Toews

Fri, 06/28/2019 - 13:00

President of Treasury Board and Minister of Finance Travis Toews issued the following statement announcing the publication of the 2018-19 Government of Alberta Annual Report:

Website to report needless red tape launches

Mon, 06/24/2019 - 15:00

A new website will crowdsource input from business, organizations and the public on which government regulations should be improved, kept or scrapped.

Website to report needless red tape launches

Mon, 06/24/2019 - 15:00

A new website will crowdsource input from business, organizations and the public on which government regulations should be improved, kept or scrapped.

Public sector wage arbitration deferral: Minister Toews

Thu, 06/13/2019 - 15:50

President of Treasury Board and Minister of Finance Travis Toews issued the following statement about the Public Sector Wage Arbitration Deferral Act:

Public sector wage arbitration deferral: Minister Toews

Thu, 06/13/2019 - 15:50

President of Treasury Board and Minister of Finance Travis Toews issued the following statement about the Public Sector Wage Arbitration Deferral Act:

Business community responds with Bill 4 support

Wed, 05/29/2019 - 19:30

Business leaders have expressed overwhelming support for the proposed Red Tape Reduction Act.

Cutting red tape for good

Wed, 05/29/2019 - 19:15

With actions to cut red tape already in progress, the proposed Red Tape Reduction Act would make Alberta one of the freest and fastest-moving economies in the world.

Job creation bill gets Albertans back to work

Tue, 05/28/2019 - 17:30

Finance Minister Travis Toews has tabled legislation keeping a promise to reduce Alberta’s corporate tax rate by a third over the next four years.

Carbon tax repeal helps Albertans get back to work

Wed, 05/22/2019 - 18:00

Government has introduced Bill 1, An Act to Repeal the Carbon Tax, fulfilling a promise to Albertans that creates jobs and puts money back into the pockets of families, businesses and non-profits.

Job Creation Tax Cut will kick-start economy

Mon, 05/13/2019 - 14:05

The Job Creation Tax Cut is the centrepiece of the United Conservative Job Creation Strategy to reignite our economy, create jobs and get Alberta back to work.

Blue Ribbon Panel to assess Alberta’s finances

Tue, 05/07/2019 - 13:45

The Alberta government has appointed an independent panel of experts as a key first step in getting the province’s budget back to balance.

Deficit down, path to balance on track

Wed, 02/27/2019 - 13:30

Alberta’s deficit will drop below budget forecasts for the second year in a row as the province stays on track to balance in 2023-24 with the country’s strongest balance sheet.

Minister Ceci to host budget talks with Albertans

Mon, 02/04/2019 - 16:15

Please join Finance Minister Joe Ceci as he hosts telephone town halls to listen to the feedback and fiscal priorities of Albertans. 

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