Foreign Affairs and International Trade Canada

Foreign Affairs and International Trade Canada

April 26, 2012 16:00 ET

Media Advisory: Minister of State Yelich to Highlight Benefits to Residents of Saskatchewan of an Ambitious Canada-European Union Trade Agreement

SASKATOON, SASKATCHEWAN--(Marketwire - April 26, 2012) - The Honourable Lynne Yelich, Minister of State (Western Economic Diversification) and Member of Parliament for Blackstrap, will meet with workers, business leaders and stakeholders to highlight the many benefits an ambitious Canada-EU trade agreement will bring to hard-working residents of Saskatchewan.

Minister of State Yelich 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 a.m. CT

Location: Canadian Light Source Inc., 101 Perimeter Road, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan

Media representatives are asked to bring government-issued ID.

Contact Information

  • Jerra Byrne
    Office of the Honourable Lynne Yelich
    Minister of State (Western Economic Diversification)
    613-954-8097

    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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