Mr. Speaker, as part of this government’s mandate to diversify the economy to provide greater opportunity for our residents, we are moving forward with our vision to revitalize the Great Slave Lake Fishery.
Mr. Speaker, nearly $1 billion of our economy comes from mining and exploration. It is the primary generator of wealth in the Northwest Territories and the reason why our government has made the commitment in its mandate to support this sector.
Mr. Speaker, our government has committed in the mandate to diversifying the economy to create greater opportunities for our residents. Our investment in the agriculture sector is part of this important work and we continue to make progress on this commitment.
YELLOWKNIFE (January 19, 2018) – Wally Schumann, Minister of Industry, Tourism and Investment issued the following statement in reaction to yesterday’s announcement that the GNWT has received the Diamonds Do Good Responsible Government Award (To be presented May 31, 2018)
Minister Wally Schumann spoke about the Department of Industry, Tourism and Investment's work to implement the NWT Agriculture Strategy on October 19, 2017 at the Legislative Assembly. Click the story to read the full statement.