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High-flying oil and gas prices paint rosier shade of red ink on Alberta budget

Castanet 01 Dec 2021
"Almost all of Alberta's revenue sources are improving, along with the economy.". Alberta's economic arrows are pointing up across the board propelled by a resource-driven economy sailing higher than expected as the global economy emerges from the COVID-19 pandemic.
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A Hydrogen powered future

Resource World 01 Dec 2021
But much will depend on the willingness of government to support hydrogen projects, such as that planned by two oil patch leaders for a hydrogen facility in Alberta ... “As Canada’s largest hydrogen producer we have a number of production methods available to help meet demand within Alberta and around the world.
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High-flying oil and gas prices paint a rosier shade of red ink on Alberta budget

Moosejaw Today 30 Nov 2021
EDMONTON — Alberta's budget outlook for ... Since then, Alberta's resource-driven economy has sailed higher than expected with demand increasing as the global economy emerges from COVID-19 pandemic lockdown.
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Canada oil province Alberta says higher energy prices will cut fiscal deficit

Reuters 30 Nov 2021
Alberta, whose economy is closely tied to swings in global oil prices, said in a fiscal update that drilling activity and crude production had increased while business output remained solid ... After contracting 7.9% last year, Alberta's real gross domestic product is now forecast to grow 6.1% in 2021, less than the 6.7% projected in August.
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Moving forward: ATB Financial's forecast for Alberta's economy in 2022

Canada Newswire 25 Nov 2021
CALGARY, AB, /CNW/ - ATB Financial's latest Economic Outlook forecast for 2022 anticipates that, while a strong recovery in the oil and gas sector and momentum in other areas are propelling the Alberta economy forward, we will continue to face challenges due to the ongoing pandemic ... The Alberta economy continues to improve.
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Banks, governments need to step up to better serve Indigenous business: Report

CBC 25 Nov 2021
A recently released report says the Indigenous economy in Alberta represents a huge untapped economic resource but many Indigenous entrepreneurs still face systemic barriers to success ... .
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New report: Indigenous contributions to Alberta's economy significant but plenty of room for growth

Canada Newswire 23 Nov 2021
The Indigenous economy in Alberta generated $6.74 billion of GDP in 2019 (two per cent of provincial GDP) which is equal to the GDP generated by Alberta's agricultural sector Indigenous-owned businesses' spending of $2.3 billion was estimated to have generated $1.27 billion in ...
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Point 'em down: Canada's alpine ski World Cup races back with a bonus in Lake Louise

Info News 23 Nov 2021
World Cup alpine ski racing returns to Canada after a pandemic hiatus with something extra ... Both men's and women's World Cups in Alberta were cancelled in 2020 because of the COVID-19 pandemic. Their absence was hard on the local economy and a bummer for Canada's alpine team because Lake Louise is its one home race of the year ... It's fast ... 22, 2021. .
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'I know that many of you are angry with me': Kenney speaks to UCP tensions ...

Castanet 21 Nov 2021
Alberta Premier Jason Kenney speaks at the United Conservative Party annual meeting in Calgary, Alta., Saturday, Nov ... Rajan Sawhney, Alberta minister of transportation, said Kenney set the right tone by focusing on his government's accomplishments and Alberta's rebounding economy.
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Be deliberate about girls involvement in blue economy – GoGMI

Ghana Web 18 Nov 2021
Alberta Ama Sagoe, has underscored the importance of involving the youth, particularly the girl child, in ongoing strategies to create a sustainable blue economy at the national level ... Alberta Ama Sagoe asserted that not only would a deliberate involvement of youth in plans for ...
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Be deliberate about girls’ involvement in blue economy – GoGMI

B & FT Online 18 Nov 2021
Alberta Ama Sagoe, has underscored the importance of involving the youth, particularly the girl child, in ongoing strategies to create a sustainable blue economy at the national level ... Alberta Ama Sagoe asserted that not only would a deliberate involvement of youth in plans for ...
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Air Products Receives Best Carbon Management Initiative Award from Chemical Week for its Net-Zero Hydrogen ...

The Bradford Era 18 Nov 2021
Air Products received the recognition for its innovative net-zero hydrogen energy complex�in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada ... "We have made tremendous investments to help build the hydrogen economy ... This is expected to have a positive impact in lowering Alberta's carbon emissions.
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BioAlberta Recognizes Alberta Innovators and Entrepreneurs at 2020 Achievement Awards Ceremony

The Marshall News Messenger 16 Nov 2021
EDMONTON, Alberta--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov 16, 2021-- ... is a true leader in Alberta’s life ... The intellectual property created by Enterra at their facility in Rocky View County proves that innovation in Alberta directly supports job creation while modernizing our economy,” Stoddard said.
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Alberta premier snipes at Trudeau as province signs on to $10-day child-care deal

Moosejaw Today 15 Nov 2021
EDMONTON — Alberta has signed on to Ottawa’s $10-a-day child-care program, but not before Premier Jason Kenney dismissed the federal contribution as recycled provincial money and accused Prime Minister Justin Trudeau of playing favourites ... More than half of current care spaces in Alberta are in privately run businesses.
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Alberta will no longer allow support people with COVID-19 symptoms into maternity wards

Canoe 11 Nov 2021
Alberta will no longer allow support people with COVID-19 symptoms to assist obstetrics patients in health-care facilities ... The active case count is the lowest it has been in Alberta since Aug ... Kenney says he is focused on getting Alberta’s economy moving again and doesn’t have time for what he calls cynical political gamesmanship.
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