Reminder - International Trade Minister Ed Fast to Speak on Trade and Investment with Mexico at Business Forum

(No. A/35 - June 12, 2011) The Honourable Ed Fast, Minister of International Trade and Minister for the Asia-Pacific Gateway, will speak about Canada-Mexico trade relations at the Business2Business Forum: Global Business Opportunities and Innovation Strategies on June 13, 2011. Bruno Ferrari, Mexico’s Secretary of Economy, will also speak at the event.

The Government of Canada is committed to working closely with Mexico to facilitate bilateral trade and investment opportunities. Minister Fast will reiterate the importance of opening new markets for local businesses in order to create jobs for Canadian workers and to reinforce economic prosperity here at home.

Event: Speech (open to media)
Date: Monday, June 13, 2011
Time: Noon ET
Location: Ottawa Salon, Ottawa Convention Centre, 55 Colonel By Drive, Ottawa, Ontario

For more information, please contact:

Adam Taylor
Director of Communications
Office of the Honourable Ed Fast
Minister of International Trade and Minister for the Asia-Pacific Gateway
613-992-7332

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