Benefits to Hard-Working British Columbians of Ambitious Canada-EU Trade Agreement to Be Highlighted in Discussions with B.C. Business Leaders

May 10, 2012 - The Honourable Ed Fast, Minister of International Trade and Minister for the Asia-Pacific Gateway, will take part in a round-table discussion with Vancouver-area business leaders to discuss progress toward an ambitious free trade agreement with the European Union.

Following his remarks, Minister Fast will be available to take questions from the media.

Event: Remarks (open to media), photo opportunity and media availability
Date:
Friday, May 11, 2012
Time:
9:15 a.m. PT
Location:
British Columbia Showcase, 800 Robson Street (ice rink level), 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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