Strengthening Ties in Priority Markets

November 12, 2011 - Honolulu, Hawaii - The Honourable Ed Fast, Minister of International Trade and Minister for the Asia-Pacific Gateway, signs a Telecommunications Cooperation Agreement with Bruno Ferrari, the Mexican Secretary of Economy, on the margins of the 2011 Ministerial Meeting of the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) forum. The agreement will help Canadian producers of smart phones and other telecommunications products reach Mexican consumers faster and with less expense.

Please consult Minister Fast at APEC 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
613-992-7332

Trade Media Relations Office
Foreign Affairs and International Trade Canada
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