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Prosperity-Driven Immigration for Canada

Improving immigration in Canada to support the long-term opportunity, well-being, and prosperity of all Canadians

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Future Unbuilt

Transforming Canada’s Regulatory Systems to Achieve Environmental, Economic, and Indigenous Partnership Goals

Final report from the Task Force on Major Project Development and Regulatory Excellence recommending improvements to Canada’s permitting and approval processes to enable major projects in Canada.

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In-depth research, analysis, and recommendations on issues impacting Albertans and Alberta business.

Apr 16 2024

While important actions on major projects and Indigenous economic partnerships move forward, Budget 2024 is ultimately not a plan to improve Canadian prosperity long term

Calgary, Alberta—Today, the federal government tabled its 2024 Budget, which essentially lays out its...
Apr 16 2024

Episode #119: C-Suite Unplugged: Gary Hart, President & Chief Executive Officer, AltaLink

Join Gary Hart, President & CEO of AltaLink, for a discussion of his journey to the C-Suite, the...
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Apr 15 2024

Weekly EconMinute—Number of Physicians Per Capita Across Canada

In this week’s EconMinute, we explore if the number of physicians per captia working in Alberta...
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Apr 08 2024

Weekly EconMinute—March 2024 Labour Force Survey

In this week's EconMinute, we're talking about the March 2024 Labour Force Survey. It was another month...
Apr 02 2024

Episode #118: C-Suite Unplugged: Amir Shami, President & CEO, Rotaflow Group of Companies

Join Amir Shami, President & CEO of Rotaflow Group of Companies, for his journey to Canada and the...
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Apr 01 2024

Weekly EconMinute—Physicians Per Capita in Alberta

In this week’s EconMinute, we explore if the number of physicians working in Alberta is keeping...

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AlbertaBETTER explores the big challenges we face as Albertans, and how business, government, and Albertans can co-create a society where prosperity is created and shared by all. New episodes drop every other Tuesday.

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CEO Task Forces

Deploying the experience and expertise of Alberta’s CEOs to develop policies and actions on the big challenges Albertans face.

A vision for Alberta’s future and a roadmap to achieve it.

Our award-winning final report presents both a vision for Alberta’s future, created by Albertans, and the roadmap to achieve this vision. We believe that Alberta’s best days are still ahead, but we must plan for them on purpose. Define the Decade is that plan.