The Honourable Stockwell Day, Minister of International Trade and Minister for the Asia-Pacific Gateway, will hold a media teleconference from Bucharest (Romania) on May 7, 2009, to recap his trade promotion tour in Europe.
While in Europe, Minister Day attended the Canada-EU Summit in Prague (Czech Republic) with Prime Minister Stephen Harper and visited Vilnius (Lithuania), Riga (Latvia) and Bucharest (Romania). Minister Day highlighted Canada’s role as a supplier of high-quality goods and services, its expertise in the energy sector, and the importance of the EU as Canada’s second-most important trading partner.
Event: Media teleconference
Date: Thursday, May 7, 2009
Time: 1:30 p.m. EDT
Media representatives interested in participating in the teleconference are invited to contact the Trade Media Relations Office at 613-996-2000 to obtain the teleconference number and passcode.
For more information, please contact:
Director of Communications
Office of the Minister of International Trade and Minister for the Asia-Pacific Gateway
Trade Media Relations Office
Foreign Affairs and International Trade Canada