Posted on Feb 28, 2018

Jobs up, deficit down: Finance minister unveils fiscal sunshine for Alberta

Minister of Finance, Joe Ceci

"Wednesday’s update revises real GDP growth for the 2017-18 fiscal year up to 4.5 per cent — the highest it has been since 2014. It’s expected to continue its climb by 2.8 per cent in 2018.

More than 90,000 full-time jobs were created over the last year, pointing to a marked shift from part-time employment."