February 4, 2009
No. A/7

Minister Day to Speak to Toronto Board of Trade

The Honourable Stockwell Day, Minister of International Trade and Minister for the Asia-Pacific Gateway, will speak to the Toronto Board of Trade on February 5, 2009. He will outline the Government of Canada’s recent efforts to open doors for Canadian businesses worldwide and help them compete in global markets.

He will also highlight the expansion of the Trade Commissioner Service.

Event: Speech (open to media)
Date: Thursday, February 5, 2009
Time: 8:00 a.m. EST
Location: 4th floor ballroom
One First Canadian Place
77 Adelaide St. West entrance
Toronto, Ontario

Event: Media availability
Date: Thursday, February 5, 2009
Time: 8:40 a.m. EST
Location: 4th floor
One First Canadian Place
77 Adelaide St. West entrance
Toronto, Ontario

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