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10 results found for: economic development and trade

Topics: Economy and Finance Tags: economics

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June 1, 2014

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The Alberta Economic Development Framework encourages a diverse economic development community to rally around a shared vision for the Alberta economy. It is a high level road map that will help our province’s economic developers leverage Alberta’s strengths and ensure lasting prosperity and...


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March 30, 2016

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In 2015, the value of Alberta’s merchandise exports fell sharply by 24% to $92.3 billion as a result of much lower prices for oil and gas.


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May 1, 2017

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After a 24% drop in 2015, the value of Alberta’s merchandise exports fell by a further 14.6% in 2016 to $78.9 billion as much lower prices for oil and gas led to lower export revenues for oil and gas as well as for the manufacturing sectors that depend on the oil and gas sector.


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April 4, 2016

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The fact sheet Highlights: - The energy sector contributes directly to nearly one quarter of provincial gross domestic product (23%). - The contribution share rises to 29 percent when including construction from the energy sector. - The contribution share rises further to 42 percent, when...


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June 14, 2016

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The current economic slowdown has resulted in rapidly rising unemployment in Alberta. The hardest hit municipalities are those that depend on the oil and gas services sector which saw the largest employment losses during the past year or on sectors that in turn depend on the oil and gas sector...


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September 8, 2016

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The current economic recession has resulted in rapidly rising unemployment and a surge in the number of Employment Insurance beneficiaries in Alberta. The hardest hit municipalities are those that depend on the oil and gas services sector which saw the largest employment losses during the past...


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December 17, 2018

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Highlights key components in the relationship between Alberta and Singapore. Topics covered include: an overview of the relationship; trade and investment between the two regions; any existing education partnerships or relationships; emerging opportunities; recent notable visits by...


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February 1, 2016

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The current economic slowdown has resulted in rapidly rising unemployment in Alberta. The hardest hit municipalities are those that depend on the oil and gas services sector which saw the largest employment losses in 2015.


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March 29, 2017

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This factsheet will accompany presentations given to potential investors to give them an idea of what to expect in Alberta, how the government can help them, and the resources available to employers in the province. It will also show how we compare to our provincial competitors.


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January 1, 2011

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Highlights key components in the relationship between Alberta and Ohio. Topics covered include: an overview of the relationship; trade and investment between the two regions; any existing education partnerships or relationships; emerging opportunities; recent notable visits by representatives of...