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Provincial budget on track at mid-year point

Hon Donna Harpauer

The 2019-20 Mid-Year Report released today forecasts a surplus of $37.4 million, up $3.0 million from the budgeted surplus.

“We are on course with our financial plan—it’s the right balance for Saskatchewan people,” Finance Minister Donna Harpauer said. “We continue to manage spending carefully, invest in priorities, and help keep our economy strong.” Continue reading “Provincial budget on track at mid-year point”

Provincial budget on track for first quarter

Hon Donna Harpauer

The 2019-20 Budget remains on track to balance with a forecast surplus of a $25.8 million at first quarter, down less than $9 million from the budgeted surplus.

“In this year’s budget, we promised to deliver the right balance for Saskatchewan,” Finance Minister Donna Harpauer said.  “At first quarter, the province remains on track to record a small surplus. This balance allows sustained investment into the priorities of Saskatchewan people—including into health care, classrooms, and support for seniors and vulnerable families, as well as into needed infrastructure for our growing province.” Continue reading “Provincial budget on track for first quarter”