Canada's Economic Action Plan

Canada's Economic Action Plan

May 23, 2012 16:37 ET

Media Advisory: Canada's Economic Action Plan

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - May 23, 2012) - The Honourable Diane Finley, Minister of Human Resources and Skills Development, will make an important announcement.

*A technical briefing lock-up by Human Resources and Skills Development Canada officials will precede this announcement.

Minister Finley will be available for a photo opportunity at the press conference and to answer questions following the announcement.

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

DATE: Thursday, May 24, 2012
TIME: Documents available for viewing:
9:30 a.m. ET
*Technical briefing lock-up:
9:45 a.m.- to 10:25 a.m. ET
**News conference: 10:30 a.m. ET
PLACE: National Press Theatre
150 Wellington Street
Ottawa, Ontario

Journalists who are not members of the National Press Gallery must obtain accreditation from the gallery in advance. For more information, contact Collin Lafrance at

*Technical briefing information: Please note this is a not-for-attribution briefing. Tape recorders and laptops will be permitted for note-taking purposes only. Cell phones and blackberries will be stored with Human Resources and Skills Development Canada officials for the duration of the briefing.

**News conference: Out-of-town journalists can also call in to listen to the news conference. (Note: This will be a one-way, listen-only line.)

Participant dial-in: 613-960-7526 / 1-877-413-4814

Passcode: 6672176

Contact Information

  • Alyson Queen
    Director of Communications
    Office of Minister Finley

    Media Relations Office
    Human Resources and Skills Development Canada