The province has paid out more than $1.8 billion in P3 debt to private contractors over the last 10 years. And that amount is about to go up.
While the deficit is projected at 57% lower now than February’s original projection, it’s not because the UCP are deficit-slaying masters.
That accounts for about 2/3 of net gaming and lottery revenue. The rest is allocated to over 2 dozen programmes and initiatives.
Tourmaline Oil Corp., a Calgary-based oil and gas company, has been meeting with Alberta government officials since last summer asking them to consider making changes to municipal taxes. According to the Alberta Lobbyist Registry, the company hired the Toronto-based lobbying firm Counsel Public Affairs Inc. last August. Two days later, CPA filed an initial return […]
The federal government partnered with two energy companies to make the more than $750,000 investment possible.
The 10 projects will receive about 10% of the funding available through the federal programme this year.
The feds are increasing annual funding by $10 million over last year, plus they’re including $243 million in one-time top-up funding.
They expect $8 million more in revenue from tuition and fees this year than they received 2 years ago. Plus, they’ve already laid off over 100 faculty and staff.
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Even though population is increasing at 1.2% a year, inflation is increasing at 1.6% a year, and more health and education facilities will be opening up over the next two year.