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Reminder - Minister Baird to Open Consultation on Next Phase of Government’s Pro-Trade Plan

August 27, 2012 - Foreign Affairs Minister John Baird, on behalf of the Honourable Ed Fast, Minister of International Trade and Minister for the Asia-Pacific Gateway, will deliver remarks to open the Ottawa session in a series of cross-Canada consultations with industry and business leaders to help the government refresh its Global Commerce Strategy and promote Canada’s trade and investment objectives in large, dynamic and fast-growing priority markets.

After the speech, Baird will hold a media availability.

Event: Speech (open to media), media availability and photo opportunity
Tuesday, August 28, 2012
9:15 a.m. ET (speech)
Rideau Room, Sheraton Ottawa Hotel, 150 Albert Street, Ottawa, Ontario

For more information, please contact:

Foreign Affairs Media Relations Office
Foreign Affairs and International Trade Canada
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Trade Media Relations Office
Foreign Affairs and International Trade Canada
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