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Budget 2019: A plan for jobs and the economy

Thu, 10/24/2019 - 17:15

Budget 2019 is a balanced plan to create jobs, grow the economy and protect vital services.

Budget 2019 speech

Thu, 10/24/2019 - 17:15

Read the speech delivered by Finance Minister Travis Toews to introduce the provincial government's 2019 budget.

Upcoming budget: Statement from Minister Toews

Wed, 10/23/2019 - 13:30

President of Treasury Board and Minister of Finance Travis Toews issued the following statement ahead of the 2019 provincial budget:

Boosting job creators in Alberta

Thu, 10/10/2019 - 13:00

Alberta is allowing businesses to invest in equipment with quicker writeoffs to better support their growth and job creation.

Albertans invited to share their fiscal priorities

Thu, 10/03/2019 - 15:30

Please join Finance Minister Travis Toews as he hosts telephone town halls to listen to Albertans’ ideas on the best way to return Alberta’s budget to balance.

Ruling on Bill 9 injunction appeal: Minister Toews

Fri, 09/06/2019 - 12:50

President of Treasury Board and Minister of Finance Travis Toews issued the following statement regarding the government’s successful appeal of the injunction against Bill 9:

Board member recruitment: Minister Toews

Fri, 09/06/2019 - 11:35

President of Treasury Board and Minister of Finance Travis Toews issued the following statement on the centralization of board member recruitment and selection for agencies, boards and commissions (ABCs):

Report shows government overspending problem

Tue, 09/03/2019 - 13:00

The MacKinnon Panel on Alberta’s Finances confirms Alberta has a long-standing overspending problem.

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:

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