The Economic Club of Canada

The Economic Club of Canada

May 13, 2014 06:00 ET

British Columbia's Finance Minister, Michael de Jong to Address Economic Club of Canada

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - May 13, 2014) - The Honourable Michael de Jong, British Columbia's Finance Minister, brings two decades of political experience in Canada's westernmost province to bear on the need for provinces to strengthen their fiscal house and secure our country's economic future. BC has introduced its second-consecutive balanced budget since the start of the world-wide economic slump, and is urging other provinces to do the same. Minister de Jong will provide an update on BC's LNG industry and explain why it matters to all Canadians.

WHO: Honourable Michael de Jong
Finance Minister, British Columbia
WHAT: Address to the Economic Club of Canada:
"Team Canada or Bust: It's time for provinces to step-up."
DATE: Tuesday, May 13th, 2014
TIME: 11:45 am-1:30 pm
WHERE: One King West Hotel - Austin Gallery
1 King West, Toronto

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