Reminder - Minister Fast to Make Investment Attraction Announcement

September 28, 2012 - The Honourable Ed Fast, Minister of International Trade and Minister for the Asia-Pacific Gateway, will make an announcement on Monday, October 1, 2012, highlighting the ways attracting global investment to communities across Canada contributes to jobs, growth and long-term prosperity for Canadian workers, businesses and families.

He will be joined by Karen Leibovici, President of the Federation of Canadian Municipalities, and Bruce Lazenby, President and Chief Executive Officer of Invest Ottawa.

Event: Media availability
Date: Monday, October 1, 2012
Time: 10 a.m. ET
Location: National Press Theatre, 150 Wellington Street, 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
rudy.husny@international.gc.ca

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