This Web page has been archived on the Web

Information identified as archived is provided for reference, research or recordkeeping purposes. It is not subject to the Government of Canada Web Standards and has not been altered or updated since it was archived. Please contact us to request a format other than those available.

Minister of State Menzies to Attend Focus on Canada Event in California to Promote Canada’s Investment Advantages

(No. A/74 - September 22, 2011) The Honourable Ted Menzies, Minister of State (Finance), will travel to Los Angeles on Friday, September 23, 2011, to open the Focus on Canada conference on behalf of the Honourable Ed Fast, Minister of International Trade and Minister for the Asia-Pacific Gateway.

Minister of State Menzies will highlight Canada’s world-leading economic fundamentals and encourage U.S. investment in Canada during meetings with potential investors in Canada’s thriving digital technology sector.

Through the Financial Times Global Investment Series: Focus on Canada, the Government of Canada is partnering with the Financial Times to bring together business leaders from Canada and the United States and abroad to discuss promising investment opportunities in Canada and the latest trends, key areas of growth, challenges and opportunities emerging as the global economy moves towards recovery.

Visit Invest in Canada to find multilingual, comprehensive information on Canada’s many investment and business advantages.

For further information, media representatives may contact:

Bram Sepers
Office of the Minister of State (Finance)

Jack Aubry
Media Relations
Finance Canada

Rudy Husny
Press Secretary
Office of the Honourable Ed Fast
Minister of International Trade and Minister for the Asia-Pacific Gateway

Trade Media Relations Office
Foreign Affairs and International Trade Canada
Follow us on Twitter: @Canada_Trade