News

April 10, 2018

Stable Funding for Post-Secondary Institutions to Keep Saskatchewan On Track

The 2018-19 Budget maintains operating grants to Saskatchewan’s universities, colleges and technical schools.  The Ministry of Advanced Education’s 2018-19 Budget of $729 million reflects the government’s plan to invest in programs and services Saskatchewan people value.  This year’s post-secondary education budget represents an increase of 1.5 per cent.

April 10, 2018

Funding On Track for First Nations and Métis

The Government of Saskatchewan’s 2018-19 Budget continues to support First Nations and Métis with significant funding for a number of important services including health, education and social services.

April 06, 2018

Automatic PST Refunds On Certain Types of Insurance

Policy holders of crop, livestock, hail, margin/income, life and health insurance in Saskatchewan will soon receive a sales tax refund or credit from their insurance provider.  Refunds and credits are automatic, meaning no action is required of policy holders.

April 06, 2018

Strong Job Growth in March

There were 4,200 new jobs created in Saskatchewan in March when compared to February (seasonally adjusted), a 0.7 per cent increase and highest percentage increase among the provinces.  The national percentage increase month-to-month was 0.2 per cent.