Reminder - Minister Van Loan to Discuss Canada’s Free Trade Agenda and Progress on EU Trade Talks

(No. A/73 - April 29, 2010) The Honourable Peter Van Loan, Minister of International Trade, will be the keynote speaker at the Economic Club of Canada on Friday, April 30, 2010.

In his speech, entitled “Opening Markets Across the Atlantic: The Next Step in Canadian Free Trade,” Minister Van Loan will discuss the importance of building an ambitious and comprehensive economic and trade agreement with the European Union and will outline the government’s free trade agenda, which is aimed at opening doors for Canadian businesses in Europe and around the world.

Event: Economic Club of Canada speech (open to media)
Friday, April 30, 2010
noon ET
Queen Victoria Ballroom, The Sutton Place Hotel, 955 Bay Street, Toronto, Ontario

For more information, please contact:

Monika Bujalska
Press Secretary
Office of the Honourable Peter Van Loan
Minister of International Trade

Trade Media Relations Office
Foreign Affairs and International Trade Canada