Industry Canada

Industry Canada
OFFICE OF THE MINISTER OF INDUSTRY

OFFICE OF THE MINISTER OF INDUSTRY

April 03, 2007 12:00 ET

Media Advisory: Canada's New Government Welcomes the Launch of BizPaL in British Columbia and Kelowna

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(CCNMatthews - April 3, 2007) - The Honourable Gerry Ritz, Secretary of State (Small Business and Tourism), on behalf of the Honourable Maxime Bernier, Minister of Industry, will sign a memorandum of understanding and announce the launch of BizPaL in the province of British Columbia and the City of Kelowna. Mr. Ritz will join the Honourable Rick Thorpe and Mayor Sharon Shepherd at this event.

BizPaL provides online business information about permits, licensing and regulations that entrepreneurs need in order to start, operate and grow their businesses.



Date: Wednesday, April 4, 2007

Time: 3:30 p.m.

Location: City of Kelowna
1435 Water Street
Kelowna, British Columbia

Contact Information

  • Office of the Honourable Maxime Bernier
    Minister of Industry
    Isabelle Fontaine
    613-995-9001
    or
    Industry Canada
    Media Relations
    613-943-2502
    or
    Office of the Honourable Gerry Ritz
    Secretary of State (Small Business and Tourism)
    Todd MacKay
    613-943-6183