News

March 22, 2017

Budget Invests in Infrastructure

More than $3.7 billion will be invested in Saskatchewan’s infrastructure in 2017-18, as part of the budget announced today by Finance Minister Kevin Doherty.

March 22, 2017

2017-18 Budget Supports Agriculture

The Ministry of Agriculture’s Budget for 2017-18 of $388.6 million continues to support Saskatchewan’s strong agriculture industry.  Business risk management programs will be fully funded with an investment of $264.1 million, an increase of almost four per cent.

March 14, 2017

More Than 750 Additional Physicians Practising in Saskatchewan Since 2007

Saskatchewan residents continue to benefit from better access to physicians with the addition of more than 750 new doctors over the past 10 years.  This represents a 44 per cent increase in overall physician numbers compared to 2007, and includes a 53 per cent increase in specialists and a 37 per cent increase in general practitioners.