April 1, 2009
No. A/29

Minister Day to Speak to Board of Trade of Metropolitan Montreal

The Honourable Stockwell Day, Minister of International Trade and Minister for the Asia-Pacific Gateway, will speak to the Board of Trade of Metropolitan Montreal on Friday, April 3, 2009. He will speak about the government’s priorities, and about his recent visit to India and upcoming visit to China. He will also provide updates on the latest free trade agreement negotiations with various countries.

Following his speech, the Minister will take questions from the audience, including media representatives.

Event: Speech (open to media)
Date: Friday, April 3, 2009
Time: 7:45 a.m. EDT
Location: Room Marquette/Jolliet
Fairmont The Queen Elizabeth
900 René Lévesque Boulevard West
Montreal, Quebec

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