Foreign Affairs and International Trade Canada

Foreign Affairs and International Trade Canada

April 26, 2012 13:30 ET

Media Advisory: Minister Penashue to Highlight Benefits to Newfoundlanders and Labradorians of an Ambitious Canada-European Union Trade Agreement

ST. JOHN'S, NEWFOUNDLAND AND LABRADOR--(Marketwire - April 26, 2012) - The Honourable Peter Penashue, Regional Minister for Newfoundland and Labrador, Minister of Intergovernmental Affairs, and President of the Queen's Privy Council for Canada, will meet with workers, business leaders and stakeholders to highlight the many benefits an ambitious Canada-EU trade agreement will bring to hard-working Newfoundlanders and Labradorians.

Minister Penashue will be available to answer questions from the media.

Event: Remarks (open to media), photo-opportunity, and media availability
Date: Friday, April 27, 2012
Time: 9:30am NDT
Location: Rutter Inc., 63 Thorburn Road, St. John's, NFLD

Media representatives are asked to bring government issued I.D.

Contact Information

  • Cory Hann
    Press Secretary
    Office of the Minister of Intergovernmental Affairs
    and President of the Queen's Privy Council for Canada
    613-943-1838

    Rudy Husny
    Press Secretary
    Office of the Honourable Ed Fast
    Minister of International Trade and Minister for the
    Asia-Pacific Gateway
    613-992-7332

    Trade Media Relations Office
    Foreign Affairs and International Trade Canada
    613-996-2000
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