Harper Government to Highlight Widespread Benefits of Canada-Korea Free Trade Agreement from Coast to Coast

March 13, 2014 - Harper Government ministers and members of Parliament will meet with hard-working Canadians, businesses and stakeholders across Canada on Friday, March 14, 2014, to highlight the benefits of the recently announced Canada-Korea Free Trade Agreement.

Below is a complete list of events taking place across Canada.

Atlantic Canada

Event: Remarks, photo opportunity and media availability with the Honourable Rob Moore, Minister of State (Atlantic Canada Opportunities Agency), and Rodney Weston, Member of Parliament for Saint John, to highlight the benefits for Atlantic Canada
Date:
Friday, March 14, 2014
Time:
10 a.m. AT
Location:
Diamond Jubilee Cruise Terminal, Level 1, 333 Water Street, Saint John, New Brunswick

Central Canada

Event: Remarks, photo opportunity and media availability with Canada’s Citizenship and Immigration Minister Chris Alexander to highlight the benefits for Ontario
Date:
Friday, March 14, 2014
Time:
3 p.m. ET
Location:
Korean Canadian Cultural Association, 1133 Leslie Street, Toronto, Ontario

The Prairies

Event: Photo opportunity and media availability with the Honourable Gerry Ritz, Minister of Agriculture and Agri-Food, to highlight the benefits for Saskatchewan
Date:
Friday, March 14, 2014
Time:
10 a.m. CT
Location:
Saskatchewan Pork Development Board, Suite 2, 502 45th Street West, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan

Event: Remarks, photo opportunity and media availability with the Honourable Rona Ambrose, Minister of Health, regional minister for Northern Alberta and Member of Parliament for Edmonton-Spruce Grove, and Laurie Hawn, Member of Parliament for Edmonton Centre, to highlight the benefits for Alberta
Date:
Friday, March 14, 2014
Time:
10 a.m. MT
Location:
Lewis Farms, 27115A Township Road 524, Spruce Grove, Alberta

British Columbia

Event: Remarks, photo opportunity and media availability with the Honourable Ed Fast, Minister of International Trade, and Ron Cannan, Member of Parliament for Kelowna–Lake Country, to highlight benefits to British Columbia
Date:
Friday, March 14, 2014
Time:
1 p.m. PT
Location:
Summerhill Pyramid Winery, 4870 Chute Lake Road, Kelowna, British Columbia

For more information, please contact:

Shannon Gutoskie
Press Secretary
Office of the Honourable Ed Fast
Minister of International Trade
613-992-7332

Media Relations Office
Foreign Affairs, Trade and Development Canada
613-995-1874
media@international.gc.ca
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