newfoundland & labrador economy

10:00AM
Printer-friendly version
Newfoundland and Labrador’s ‘Future Fund’ needs robust fiscal rules

According to Alaska’s constitution, the state government must deposit 25 per cent of all mineral revenues into its fund each year.


6:00AM
Printer-friendly version
Despite surplus, Newfoundland and Labrador government must rein in spending

Total government revenue is expected to be $1.3 billion higher than projected in the province's budget.


1:54PM
Printer-friendly version
Newfoundland and Labrador government should reduce spending in face of dire fiscal outlook

The province’s debt as a share of the economy is projected to more than triple by 2046.


9:18AM
Printer-friendly version
Newfoundland and Labrador should unleash province’s mining potential

The mining industry plays a central role in the province's economic growth and job creation.


10:32AM
Printer-friendly version
Furey government should stop resource revenue roller-coaster

The logic is simple—save resource revenue during good times to cover the shortfall during bad times.


10:05AM
Printer-friendly version
Furey budget kicks ‘spending’ can down the road

The reduced deficit relies largely on oil and gas royalties and transfers from Ottawa.