Pauline Marois, the Premier of Québec, and Nicolas Marceau, the Minister of Finance and the Economy, today unveiled Québec’s new Economic Policy: Putting Jobs First.
The policy will generate $13 billion in private and public investments and will create 115,000 new jobs over the next three years, notably by attracting foreign investments and stimulating exports.
“Québec must adjust to a greater contraction in global economic activity than anticipated because of the slowing down of most economies since 2011. Economic Policy: Putting Jobs First comes from a commitment by our government to propose a vision for the future for the development of our economy,” said the Premier.
Four strategic initiatives