October 18, 2019

Premier Returns From Successful Trade Mission In Japan, South Korea and Hong Kong

Premier Scott Moe has returned from a successful trade mission to Japan, South Korea, and Hong Kong, his first trade mission to these markets.  The Premier’s focus was on expanding and diversifying access in the Asian markets for Saskatchewan’s food, fuel and fertilizer.  The mission involved more than 25 meetings and events, including the signing of 10 MOUs by Saskatchewan based organizations to expand and extend the relationships that Saskatchewan has abroad.

October 17, 2019

What To Know About Cannabis Edibles, Extracts And Topicals

Today the Federal Government legalized the sale of cannabis edibles, extracts and topicals.  As a result of timelines outlined in the Cannabis Regulations, edibles, extracts and topicals are not expected to become available for at least 60 days.

October 16, 2019

Government Trustee Bargaining Committee Releases Update On Teacher Bargaining

The Teacher’s Bargaining Committee has tabled class size and composition as a main issue in bargaining.  Education Minister Gordon Wyant confirmed that an important and complex matter such as this needs to involve discussion with teachers and all education partners including local school boards, senior administrators, Saskatchewan Association of School Business Officials (SASBO), the Saskatchewan Teachers’ Federation (STF) and the Minister of Education.  Wyant has committed to working to bring this provincial team together with meetings to be planned as soon as possible.

October 15, 2019

Province Proclaims Co-operatives Week

Today, the Government of Saskatchewan proclaimed October 13 – 19 as Co-operatives Week in Saskatchewan to recognize the outstanding contributions co-operatives make to our province’s economy and communities.

October 15, 2019

Saskatchewan Proclaims Veterinary Technician Week

Today, Agriculture Minister David Marit proclaimed October 13 to 19, as Registered Veterinary Technician Week in Saskatchewan.  The week coincides with National Veterinary Technician Week in both Canada and the United States.