[Steamheart Confederacy] - Ministry of Commerce & Science, Detail
==== MINISTRY OF COMMERCE & SCIENCE ====
The Steamheart Ministry of Commercial Profit, Scientific Scrutiny & Arcane Mysteries.
STATEMENT OF MISSION:
The Ministry of Commerce & Sciences mission is to:
establish a continual income based on trading and research.
support the other ministries through hair-brained inventions and madmans designs.
administer science faires, markets, shops and trade caravans across the world.
delve into arcane mysteries and archeological enigmas with the intention of gaining exclusive knowledge.
advice the Chancellor on financial topics, as in: Keeping the other ministries and their voracious spending mentality in check.
This ministry will feature a tech-tree that will unlock additional features for both this ministry and the other ministries. An example: Researching "Confederacy Aero-Frame Mass-Production Facilities" will unlock free flying machines for all soldiers with a piloting license.
How traders fare in this ministry reflects on news updates concerning the Confederacy - if there's many successful traders, the Confederacy federalists will notice better living standards.
The Secretary oversees all research and development and keeps a close eye on funding and keeping funding up. The person in question is presumably filthy rich.
The brilliant and/or greedy people who've won enough influence towards the Secretary to stand out - they have to continually see new venues of profit/research and keep the gears running.
To continually pressure the seniors into thinking in new ways while doing all the hard work. Life is unfair.