The following News Release or Speech was posted on the Finance Canada Site on February 6, 2009 Ottawa, February 6, 2009 2009-016 The Honourable Jim Flaherty, Minister of Finance, today introduced legislation in the House of Commons to implement key elements of Canada’s Economic Action Plan. “Our action plan leverages Canada’s strong economic fundamentals to stimulate economic growth, restore confidence and support Canadians and their families through the current global recession,” stated Minister Flaherty. “Our plan will see Canada emerge from this recession on a sustainable fiscal footing, with better infrastructure, a more skilled labour force, lower taxes and a [More]
The following News Release or Speech has just been posted on the Finance Canada Site. Ottawa, February 2, 2009 2009-014 The Honourable Jim Flaherty, Minister of Finance, today tabled in the House of Commons a detailed Notice of Ways and Means Motion to implement Budget 2009 measures. The Notice also includes provisions referenced in Budget 2009 to implement most remaining tax measures from the February 26, 2008 budget as well as the November 27, 2008 Economic and Fiscal Statement. “Canada’s Economic Action Plan is a comprehensive plan to stimulate economic growth, restore confidence and support Canadians and their families during [More]