Minister Day to Speak to Chambre de Commerce Haute‑Yamaska et Région

(No. A/114 - November 26, 2009) The Honourable Stockwell Day, Minister of International Trade and Minister for the Asia-Pacific Gateway, will deliver a speech to the Chambre de commerce Haute‑Yamaska et région [Haute‑Yamaska and Region Chamber of Commerce] on Friday, November 27, 2009.

Minister Day will discuss Canada’s priority markets, including emerging markets, and Canada’s ongoing negotiations with the EU toward a comprehensive economic and trade agreement. He will also talk about the importance of avoiding protectionist measures and the vital support that the government is providing to skilled labour development and the aerospace industry.

Event: Speech (open to media)
Date:
Friday, November 27, 2009
Time:
12:20 p.m. EST
Location:
Citadelle A, Hotel Castel & Spa Confort, 901 Principale Street, Granby, 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