News

April 06, 2017

February Building Permits Rise

Non-residential building permits in Saskatchewan increased by 138.0 per cent (seasonally adjusted) between January and February 2017, well ahead of the 4.5 per cent decline recorded nationally.  Saskatchewan had the second highest percentage increase among the provinces.

March 22, 2017

Province Continues to Support Most Vulnerable

The 2017-18 Budget will continue to support Saskatchewan’s most vulnerable people with an increase of $73 million, or 6.9 per cent, to Social Services’ 2017-18 budget.  This increase brings the ministry’s budget to $1.125 billion, the largest ever in Social Services’ history.