Foreign Affairs and International Trade Canada

Foreign Affairs and International Trade Canada

April 26, 2012 14:00 ET

Media Advisory: Minister of State Valcourt to Highlight Benefits to New Brunswickers of Ambitious Canada-European Union Trade Agreement

EDMUNDSTON, NEW BRUNSWICK--(Marketwire - April 26, 2012) - The Honourable Bernard Valcourt, Minister of State (Atlantic Canada Opportunities Agency) (La Francophonie) and Member of Parliament for Madawaska-Restigouche, will meet with workers, business leaders and stakeholders to highlight the many benefits an ambitious Canada-EU trade agreement will bring to hard-working New Brunswickers.

Minister of State Valcourt 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: 1 p.m. AT
Location: Fraser Specialty Products Ltd., 25 Murchie Street, Edmundston, New Brunswick

Media representatives are asked to bring government-issued ID.

Contact Information

  • Andrea Richer
    Press Secretary
    Office of the Honourable Bernard Valcourt
    613-790-3637

    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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