Public Safety Canada

Public Safety Canada

August 31, 2010 14:00 ET

Media Advisory: Public Safety Canada

HALIFAX, NOVA SCOTIA--(Marketwire - Aug. 31, 2010) - The Honourable Vic Toews, Canada's Public Safety Minister, will deliver an important keynote address:

"Canada and the United States: Building a secure border in an efficient trading economy"

Hosted by the Greater Halifax Partnership

A brief question and answer period will follow.

This speech follows Minister Toews' recent visit to Washington D.C. where he met with his American counterparts to advance a strategic dialogue on developing a shared vision for border security for Canada and the United States—one that will enhance security and resilience against common threats, while bolstering competitiveness and job creation.

Members of the media are invited to attend.

Date Wednesday, September 1, 2010 
   
Time Media is asked to arrive by 8:45 a.m.
   
Location World Trade & Convention Centre, Suite 202 1800 Argyle Street Halifax, NS

Contact Information

  • Public Safety Canada
    Media Relations
    613-991-0657