March 24, 2012 - Bangkok, Thailand - The Honourable Ed Fast, Minister of International Trade and Minister for the Asia-Pacific Gateway, attended the opening of the first Blackberry Lifestyle Store in Thailand, one of Research in Motion’s (RIM) fastest-growing markets, where he presented a gift on behalf of RIM to Blackberry’s millionth subscriber in that country.
Minister Fast was in Thailand with Prime Minister Stephen Harper to promote trade and investment as part of the government’s pro-trade plan to create jobs and increase prosperity for hard-working Canadians.
Left to right: Nicholas Horton, RIM’s Vice President for Indochina, Jason Saunderson, RIM’s Government Relations Director, demonstrate the Blackberry Bold to Minister Fast.
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Office of the Honourable Ed Fast
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