October 2, 2009
No. A/99

Minister Day to Speak to Fédération des chambres de commerce du Québec

The Honourable Stockwell Day, Minister of International Trade and Minister for the Asia-Pacific Gateway, will deliver a speech to the Fédération des chambres de commerce du Québec [Federation of Quebec Chambers of Commerce] on Saturday, October 3, 2009.

Minister Day will discuss Canada’s economic partnership with the EU as part of the Government of Canada’s vigorous trade strategy. He will highlight the benefits of this strong partnership, including the ways closer economic ties with the EU would create jobs and generate prosperity.

Event: Speech (open to media)
Date: Saturday, October 3, 2009
Time: 11 a.m. EDT
Location: Everest Room, Manoir Saint-Sauveur,
246 chemin du Lac Millette, Saint-Sauveur-des-Monts, Quebec

Event: Media availability
Date: Saturday, October 3, 2009
Time: 12 p.m. EDT
Location: St. Moritz Room, Manoir Saint-Sauveur,
246 chemin du Lac Millette, Saint-Sauveur-des-Monts, 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