(No. A/157 - October 15, 2010) The Honourable Peter Van Loan, Minister of International Trade, will speak to negotiators at the opening plenary session of the fifth round of Canada-European Union trade negotiations on October 18, 2010.
Minister Van Loan will highlight the importance of building an ambitious and comprehensive trade agreement with the European Union to open new markets for Canadian companies and create jobs for Canadians.
Date: Monday, October 18, 2010
Time: 9 a.m. ET
Live webcast (floor): http://download.isiglobal.ca/international/live_flash_en-direct.html
Live webcast (English only): http://download.isiglobal.ca/international/live.html
For information on the Canada-European Union negotiations, please visit Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement (CETA) Negotiations.
For more information, or to arrange an interview with Minister Van Loan following his remarks, please contact:
Office of the Honourable Peter Van Loan
Minister of International Trade
Trade Media Relations Office
Foreign Affairs and International Trade Canada