Reminder - International Trade Minister Fast to Discuss Canada’s Trade and Investment in the Asia-Pacific Region

(No. A/47 - July 12, 2011) The Honourable Ed Fast, Minister of International Trade and Minister for the Asia-Pacific Gateway, will meet with key Chinese-Canadian business leaders for a round-table discussion on Canada’s free trade and investment agenda in the Asia-Pacific region. The discussion will take place in Vancouver on Wednesday, July 13, 2011.

Canada has strong ties with the Asia-Pacific region and engagement with Asia is important to Canada’s future prosperity and growth. Minister Fast will discuss the many opportunities in the region for Canadian workers and businesses.

Event: Round-table discussion and photo opportunity
Date:
Wednesday, July 13, 2011
Time:
11:45 a.m. PT
Location:
Hall of One Hundred Rivers, Dr. Sun Yat-Sen Classical Chinese Garden, 578 Carrall Street, Vancouver, British Columbia

For more information, please contact:

Adam Taylor
Director of Communications and Tour
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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