Reminder - Minister Van Loan Promotes Trade Opportunities in the Middle East

(No. A/51 – March 23, 2010) The Honourable Peter Van Loan, Minister of International Trade, will be the keynote speaker at the Canada-Arab Business Council’s annual dinner on Wednesday, March 24, 2010.

Minister Van Loan will highlight the importance of Canadian trade relations in the Middle East and North Africa, underscoring Canada’s commitment to diversifying trade and widening market access.

Event: Speech (open to media)
Date:
Wednesday, March 24, 2010
Time:
8 p.m. ET
Location:
Adam Room, Fairmont Château Laurier, Ottawa, Ontario

Event: Media Availability
Date:
Wednesday, March 24, 2010
Time:
8:45 p.m. ET
Location:
Adam Room, Fairmont Château Laurier, Ottawa, Ontario

For more information, please contact:

Monika Bujalska
Press Secretary
Office of the Honourable Peter Van Loan
Minister of International Trade
613-992-9304

Trade Media Relations Office
Foreign Affairs and International Trade Canada
613-996-2000