February 26, 2009
No. A/15

Minister Day to Speak to 2009 S.U.C.C.E.S.S. Fundraising Gala

The Honourable Stockwell Day, Minister of International Trade and Minister for the Asia-Pacific Gateway, will speak at the 2009 S.U.C.C.E.S.S. Fundraising Gala in Vancouver on Friday, February 27, 2009. He will outline various trade initiatives and the government’s ongoing efforts to open doors for Canadian businesses abroad, particularly in Asia.

The S.U.C.C.E.S.S. (Sino United Chinese Community Enrichment Social Service) Foundation is a charitable foundation responsible for raising funds for S.U.C.C.E.S.S. and its affiliated organizations to support their mandates for the betterment of the community.

Event: Speech (open to media)
Date: Friday, February 27, 2009
Time: 6:30 p.m. PST
Location: Westin Bayshore Vancouver
Grand Ballroom
1601 Bayshore Drive
Vancouver, British Colombia

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