The First Session of the Sixty-fifth General Assembly of Prince Edward Island was opened today with the Speech from the Throne by the Honourable Frank Lewis, Lieutenant Governor of Prince Edward Island.
The Premier’s Economic Forum provided an overview of the Island economy and explored our current successes and future opportunities as a trading province.
Prince Edward Island exported more than $1 billion worth of goods in a single year in 2014, an historic milestone for the province’s business community.
Premier Wade MacLauchlan has announced that he will introduce new conflict of interest requirements for deputy ministers and senior political advisors as part of an enhanced emphasis on openness and transparency within government.
The Prince Edward Island government is increasing its assistance to the Bedford MacDonald House for its work to provide shelter for men who are experiencing short-term homelessness.