Canada Economic Development

Canada Economic Development

March 02, 2005 09:42 ET

CED/Media Advisory: Post-Budget Tour


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MARCH 2, 2005 - 09:42 ET

CED/Media Advisory: Post-Budget Tour

SHERBROOKE, QUEBEC--(CCNMatthews - March 2, 2005) - The Honourable
Jacques Saada, Minister of Canada Economic Development and Minister
Responsible for the Francophonie, will be giving a talk at the Chambre
de commerce de Sherbrooke on Thursday, March 3. The Minister will
discuss the federal budget tabled on February 23, and his vision of
regional economic development.

Following the lunchtime conference, representatives of the media are
invited to a press conference at which Mr. Saada will explain how the
new budget can provide support to the regions.



DATE: Thursday, March 3, 2005

TIME: 1:30 p.m.

PLACE: Sherbrooke Golf Club
1000 Musset Street,
Sherbrooke


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Contact Information

  • FOR FURTHER INFORMATION PLEASE CONTACT:
    Canada Economic Development
    Lyne Montpellier
    Communications
    (800) 567-8637
    or
    Canada Economic Development
    Office of the Honourable Jacques Saada
    Daniel Dezainde, Press Secretary
    (514) 496-1282