Carlos Leitao

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BALANCED BUDGET

QUEBEC - Quebec will post a balanced budget this year and tightly control government spending as the province aims to slice its massive debt over the next decade, says Finance Minister Carlos Leitao.W...
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Quebec Minister Vows Balanced Books

Quebec Finance Minister Carlos Leitao will table the provincial budget on March 26.Leitao has said he will balance the books when he delivers the 2015-16 budget.He announced in an economic update in D...
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'Serious' Budget For 'Serious' Situation

QUEBEC - The new Quebec government is projecting a bigger-than-expected deficit in this year's budget, a $2.35-billion shortfall the struggling province says would have been far worse without ambitiou...
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It's Official

QUEBEC - Philippe Couillard was sworn in as Quebec premier on Wednesday and immediately warned that the time has come for hard economic decisions.The Liberal premier may feel emboldened in introducing...