Reminder - International Trade Minister Ed Fast to Deliver Keynote Address on the Benefits of Trade at Vancouver Board of Trade Event

(No. A/86 - October 27, 2011) The Honourable Ed Fast, Minister of International Trade and Minister for the Asia-Pacific Gateway, will deliver a keynote address at a luncheon organized by the Vancouver Board of Trade on Friday, October 28, 2011.

Minister Fast will reiterate the Government of Canada’s commitment to deepening Canada’s trade relationships in high-growth Asian markets, promote Canada’s competitive advantages, such as the Asia-Pacific Gateway, and highlight how international trade benefits both Canada and its trading partners.

Event: Keynote address, photo opportunity and media availability
Date:
Friday, October 28, 2011
Time:
12:50 p.m. PT
Location:
Grand Ballroom, Westin Bayshore, 1601 Bayshore Drive, Vancouver, British Columbia

For more information, please contact:

Rudy Husny
Press Secretary
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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