Reminder - Ministers Fast and Baird to Celebrate Close Canada-EU Ties

May 8, 2012 - The Honourable Ed Fast, Minister of International Trade and Minister for the Asia-Pacific Gateway, and Foreign Affairs Minister John Baird will attend the annual Europe Day celebration in Ottawa. The ministers will celebrate Canada and Europe’s shared values and highlight the mutual benefits of an ambitious Canada-EU trade agreement.

Event: Speeches (open to media), photo opportunity and media availability
Date:
Wednesday, May 9, 2012
Time:
6 p.m. ET
Location:
Official residence of the EU ambassador to Canada, 767 Acacia Lane, Ottawa, Ontario

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

Joseph Lavoie
Press Secretary
Office of Foreign Affairs Minister John Baird
joseph.lavoie@international.gc.ca

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Foreign Affairs and International Trade Canada
613-996-2000
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613-995-1874
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