July 24, 2012 - The Honourable Ed Fast, Minister of International Trade and Minister for the Asia-Pacific Gateway, will make an announcement related to the deepening of Canada-Burma trade relations on Wednesday, July 25, 2012.
Minister Fast will highlight the government’s steps to protect and strengthen the financial security of hard-working Canadians and their families by deepening our trading relationships in dynamic and fast-growing markets like Burma.
The announcement will follow a round-table meeting, co-hosted by the Asia Pacific Foundation of Canada and the law firm Heenan Blaikie, to discuss new opportunities in Burma for Canadian companies.
Event: Media availability and photo opportunity
Date: Wednesday, July 25, 2012
Time: 9:45 a.m. ET
Location: The East Gallery, 334 Dundas Street West, Toronto, Ontario
For more information, please contact:
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
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