Alberta’s finance minister says that the province will deliver its core aims and a budget surplus despite the fall in the oil price.

While the budget surplus has been revised down to $933 million due to the forecast being made when oil was $92 a barrel, increased population and employment in Alberta is expected to deliver more revenue than last year, totalling up to $17 billion.

Robin Campbell says that overall spending for the province will be $44 billion. 

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