International Trade Minister Ed Fast to Participate in Summit on Jobs, Growth and Development in Washington, D.C.

September 18, 2012 - The Honourable Ed Fast, Minister of International Trade and Minister for the Asia-Pacific Gateway, will join his counterparts from the United States, the Republic of Korea, Costa Rica and New Zealand, as well as other senior government, business and opinion leaders, at the Global Services Summit on September 19, 2012, in Washington, D.C.

At the summit, Minister Fast will discuss the ways Canada can deepen its trade and investment relationship with key partners in the Trans-Pacific Partnership and the fast-growing Asian market.

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
rudy.husny@international.gc.ca

Trade Media Relations Office
Foreign Affairs and International Trade Canada
613-996-2000
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