News

October 09, 2015

Lowest Unemployment Rate in the Country for Two Straight Years

In September 2015, Saskatchewan’s unemployment rate was 5.1 per cent (seasonally adjusted), marking two consecutive years the province has had the lowest unemployment rate among the provinces.  The national unemployment rate in September stood at 7.1 per cent.

October 09, 2015

Expansion at Prince Albert Correctional Centre

The Government of Saskatchewan is taking action to ensure the safety and security of staff, the public and offenders at the Prince Albert Correctional Centre by opening a new 144 bed expansion.

October 05, 2015

Saskatchewan Welcomes Trans Pacific Partnership Deal

Premier Brad Wall is applauding today’s announcement from Atlanta of an agreement, and Canada’s participation in the Trans Pacific Partnership (TPP), one of the most ambitious free trade agreements in history.

October 02, 2015

Construction Begins on New Catholic School in North Central Regina

Today Finance Minister Kevin Doherty, on behalf of Education Minister Don Morgan, joined representatives from the Regina Catholic School Division, Elders, students, teachers and members of the community to celebrate the start of construction on the new Sacred Heart Community School.  The Government of Saskatchewan is contributing approximately $27 million toward the project.