Saskatchewan budget

“Scaled-back” budget to be presented Wednesday

Mar 17, 2020 | 8:00pm

The economic impact of COVID-19 has had an effect on the Saskatchewan budget. Finance Minister Donna Harpauer will deliver what the Saskatchewan Party is calling a “scaled-back” budget on Wednesday as expenses will be tabled, but not revenues. Premier Scott Moe was asked by reporters following Question Period on Tuesday why his government is taking […]

Formal budget being cancelled by SK government with expense statement being released instead

Mar 17, 2020 | 1:13pm

Finance Minister Donna Harpauer plans to proceed with a scaled-back budget release tomorrow, which is the scheduled date for the provincial budget. Harpauer will table the 2020-21 Budget estimates, which are the government spending plans for the upcoming year for all areas of government, including health, education, social services, public protection and capital spending. “The […]

Meili repeats call to postpone next week’s provincial budget

Mar 12, 2020 | 12:45pm

Finance Minister Donna Harpauer is scheduled to bring down a provincial budget on March 18th.  The NDP says with all that is happening globally because of COVID-19, there is no need for it to be delivered. Leader Ryan Meili says the budget isn’t worth the paper it is printed on because of what is happening […]

Saskatchewan’s finances remain on track as government releases mid-year report

Nov 28, 2019 | 9:01am

The Saskatchewan government released its mid-year financial report on Thursday morning, indicating the current budget remains on track. The report forecasts a modest surplus of $37.4-million, up $3-million from the budgeted surplus. Revenue is forecast to be $15.4-billion, an increase of $329.3-million or 2.2 percent from this year’s budget. In a news release the provinces said […]

Provincial budget on track after first quarter

Aug 29, 2019 | 9:08am

The Saskatchewan Government says the provincial budget remains on track to balance after the first quarter of the fiscal year, with a small surplus forecast to be around $26-million, which is down around $9-million from the budgeted surplus. “In this year’s budget, we promised to deliver the right balance for Saskatchewan,” Finance Minister Donna Harpauer […]