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Success of Canadian Companies Abroad Creates Jobs at Home

October 3, 2011

The Honourable Ed Fast, Minister of International Trade and Minister for the Asia-Pacific Gateway, helps to inaugurate Manulife Financial’s new office in Indonesia. The new office will accommodate the company’s continued expansion and better serve its Indonesian clients. In 2010, the firm was named Indonesia’s best life insurance company by an industry association.

(Left to right): Minister Fast; Alan Merten, CEO and President Director, Manulife Indonesia; Nelly Husnayati, Vice President Director and Chief Operating Officer, Manulife; Premraj Thuraisingam, Executive Vice President and Chief Agency Officer, Manulife.

Please consult the visit web page and Minister Fast's photo gallery.

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Rudy Husny
Press Secretary
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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