Briefing on Prime Minister’s Participation at APEC Economic Leaders Meeting and Visit to India

(No. A/108 – November 6, 2009) Senior government officials will hold a briefing on Monday, November 9, 2009, on Prime Minister Stephen Harper’s participation in the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) Economic Leaders Meeting, which will take place November 14 and 15, 2009, in Singapore.

After APEC, the Prime Minister will travel to India from November 16 to 18, where he will meet with Indian officials to discuss Canada-India relations.

Officials will be available to respond to questions (not for cameras; attribution to senior government officials).

Media representatives wishing to participate in the teleconference should dial 613-960-7526 or 1-877-413-4814 and enter the following conference code: 7431473.

Event: Briefing (open to media only)
Date: Monday, November 9, 2009
Time: 1:30 p.m. EST
Location: National Press Theatre, 150 Wellington Street, Ottawa, Ontario

For more information, please contact:

Foreign Affairs Media Relations Office
Foreign Affairs and International Trade Canada
613-995-1874