Natural Resources Canada

Natural Resources Canada

February 07, 2007 06:00 ET

Media Advisory - Minister Lunn to Announce Investment in Forest Industry

MONTREAL, QUEBEC--(CCNMatthews - Feb. 7, 2007) - On Thursday, February 8, the Honourable
Gary Lunn, Minister of Natural Resources, will make an important announcement
about new funding for the forest industry.
The announcement will be made at PaperWeek International 2007 in Montréal
co-hosted by the Pulp and Paper Technical Association of Canada and the Forest
Products Association of Canada.

Location: Palais des Congrès
159 Saint-Antoine Street West
3rd floor, Room 517 C and D
Montréal, Quebec

Date and February 8, 2007
Time: 1:00 p.m. EST - Minister Lunn makes announcement
1:20 p.m. EST - Media availability (on-site journalists)
2:00 p.m. EST - Media teleconference (off-site journalists)

Media can register to participate in the teleconference by calling
1-888-265-0464. To obtain the access password, please call NRCan Media
Relations at (613) 992-4447.

Contact Information

  • Ghyslain Charron
    Media Relations
    Natural Resources Canada, Ottawa
    (613) 992-4447

    Kathleen Olson,
    Acting Director of Communications,
    Office of the Minister,
    Natural Resources Canada, Ottawa
    (613) 996-2007