International Trade Minister Peter Van Loan and European Commissioner for Trade Karel De Gucht to Hold Joint Media Conference

(No. A/178 - December 14, 2010) The Honourable Peter Van Loan, Minister of International Trade, and Karel De Gucht, European Commissioner for Trade, will meet in Ottawa to discuss the negotiations toward a Canada-European Union trade agreement.

Minister Van Loan and Commissioner De Gucht will hold a joint media availability on Wednesday, December 15, 2010, to provide an update on their discussions.

Event: Media availability
Date:
Wednesday, December 15, 2010
Time:
10:30 a.m. ET
Location:
House of Commons Foyer, Centre Block, Parliament Hill, Ottawa, Ontario

For information on the negotiations, please visit Canada-European Union: Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement (CETA) Negotiations.

For more information, please contact:

Monika Bujalska
Press Secretary
Office of the Honourable Peter Van Loan
Minister of International Trade
613-992-9304
monika.bujalska@international.gc.ca

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