In this episode of NAIT NewsWatch:
- The Alberta Government invests $500 million in incentives towards new petrochemical facilities. The investment will create thousands of new jobs, and is part of a larger economic diversification plan.
- Prime Minister Trudeau stops by Edmonton for a meeting with Premier Rachel Notley. His announcement recognizes the danger of falling oil prices, and explains the government’s investment of $700 million.
- Premier Notley makes some additions her cabinet in the interest of diversity. The cabinet includes six new members.