July 26, 2009
No. A/77

Minister Day to Hold Joint Press Conference with Minister Shea

The Honourable Stockwell Day, Minister of International Trade and Minister for the Asia-Pacific Gateway, will hold a joint press conference with the Honourable Gail Shea, Minister of Fisheries and Oceans, on Monday, July 27, 2009, to respond to the European Council of Ministers’ decision on seal products.

Minister Day will discuss the government’s response and next steps. Following the press conference, the ministers will take questions from the media.

Event: Joint press conference
Date: July 27, 2009
Time: 10 a.m. EDT
Location: Charles Lynch Room, Centre Block, Parliament Hill, Ottawa, 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