Human Resources and Social Development Canada

Human Resources and Social Development Canada

February 29, 2008 10:47 ET

CORRECTION FROM SOURCE/Media Advisory: Human Resources and Social Development Canada

The following document corrects and replaces the advisory issued on Feb. 28 2008 at 10:03AM and the reminder issued earlier today at 6:00AM. The time of the event was changed from 12:00PM to 1:00PM

MONTREAL, QUEBEC--(Marketwire - Feb. 29, 2008) - The Honourable Jean-Pierre Blackburn, Minister of Labour and Minister of the Economic Development Agency of Canada for the Regions of Quebec, will be delivering a speech at a luncheon event organized by the Montreal Council on Foreign Relations (MCFR) to discuss how Canada is addressing labour issues at the international level.

Minister Blackburn will be available to answer questions from the media following his speech.

Please note that all details are subject to change. All times are local.



DATE: Friday, February 29, 2008

TIME: 1 p.m.

PLACE: Omni Mont-Royal Hotel
Salon des saisons
1050 Sherbrooke Street West
Montreal, Quebec


Contact Information

  • Human Resources and Social Development Canada
    Media Relations Office
    819-994-5559
    or
    Office of Minister Blackburn
    Michael Winterburn
    Director, Parliamentary Affairs and Communications
    819-953-5646