October 1, 2009
No. A/98

Minister Day to Speak to Union of British Columbia Municipalities

The Honourable Stockwell Day, Minister of International Trade and Minister for the Asia-Pacific Gateway, will deliver a speech to the Union of British Columbia Municipalities on Friday, October 2, 2009.

Minister Day will discuss the importance of investment and trade in British Columbia. He will also highlight the ways the Government of Canada is working with the provinces to achieve economic growth and to build essential infrastructure.

Event: Speech (open to media)
Date: Friday, October 2, 2009
Time: 8:30 a.m. PDT
Location: Plenary Room, Vancouver Convention Centre (East),
200-999 Canada Place, Vancouver, B.C.

Event: Media availability
Date: Friday, October 2, 2009
Time: 9 a.m. PDT
Location: Outside of Plenary Room, Vancouver Convention Centre (East),
200-999 Canada Place, Vancouver, B.C.

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