January 14, 2009
No. A/2

Minister Day to Travel to Czech Republic

The Honourable Stockwell Day, Minister of International Trade and Minister for the Asia-Pacific Gateway, will travel to Prague, Czech Republic, from January 15 to 16 to participate in a series of trade-related meetings.

While in Prague, Minister Day will meet with senior government officials and representatives from the business community to advance Canada-EU economic relations and promote Canadian expertise in key sectors. The Minister will also deliver a speech to the Canada-Czech Republic Chamber of Commerce.

Event: Speech (open to media) 
Date:  Thursday, January 15, 2009
Time:  5:00 p.m. CET (11:00 a.m EST)
Location: Official Residence of the Ambassador of Canada to the Czech Republic
Evropska 64, Prague 6

For more information, please contact:

Mélisa Leclerc
Director of Communications
Office of the Minister of International Trade and Minister for the Asia-Pacific Gateway
613-992-6186

Trade Media Relations Office
Foreign Affairs and International Trade Canada
613-996-2000