September 8, 2009
No. A/84

Minister Day to Celebrate 60 Years of Canada-Israel Relations

The Honourable Stockwell Day, Minister of International Trade and Minister for the Asia-Pacific Gateway, will be the keynote speaker on Wednesday, September 9, 2009, at an international academic conference celebrating 60 years of Canada-Israel relations.

Minister Day will mark this important occasion by highlighting the many ties enjoyed by Canada and Israel, including their shared commercial relationship.

Event: Speech (open to media)
Date: Wednesday, September 9, 2009
Time: 6:30 p.m. EDT
Location: Cadieux Auditorium, Lester B. Pearson Building, 125 Sussex Drive, 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