Treasury Board of Canada Secretariat

Treasury Board of Canada Secretariat

November 16, 2016 15:13 ET

Media Advisory: Ministers Brison and Joly to make an announcement on official languages

OTTAWA, ONTAIO--(Marketwired - Nov. 16, 2016) - The President of the Treasury Board, the Honourable Scott Brison, and the Minister of Canadian Heritage, the Honourable Mélanie Joly, will make an announcement regarding official languages. They will be available to answer questions immediately following the announcement.

The announcement will be preceded by a technical briefing with officials from the Treasury Board of Canada Secretariat. Information provided at this briefing is for background information only, not for attribution, and to be held under embargo until the formal announcement is made by the ministers.

DATE
November 17, 2016
TECHNICAL BRIEFING
Time
12:15 p.m.
Location
National Press Theatre
150 Wellington Street
Ottawa, ON

Media wishing to participate in the technical briefing by teleconference must register with the Treasury Board Secretariat's Media Relations Office at 613-369-9400.

The phone number for joining the teleconference will be provided upon registration.

ANNOUNCEMENT
Time
1:10 p.m.
Location
House of Commons Foyer
Centre Block
111 Wellington Street
Ottawa, ON

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Contact Information

  • Jean-Luc Ferland
    Press Secretary
    Office of the President of the Treasury Board
    613-369-3163

    Media Relations
    Treasury Board of Canada Secretariat
    613-369-9400
    media@tbs-sct.gc.ca