Natural Resources Canada

Natural Resources Canada

April 01, 2012 10:00 ET

Media Advisory/REMINDER: Minister of Natural Resources to Promote Economic Action Plan 2012

MONTREAL, QUEBEC--(Marketwire - April 1, 2012) - On Monday, April 2, the Honourable Joe Oliver, Minister of Natural Resources, will address the Canadian-Italian Business and Professional Association to speak about Economic Action Plan 2012: Canada's Plan for jobs, growth, and long-term prosperity. A brief media availability will follow the speech.

A photo opportunity will also take place after the speech when Minister Oliver tours the Fordia facility, a manufacturing company that provides drilling equipment to mineral exploration and geotechnical companies in Canada and around the world. A brief media availability will follow the tour.

Location: Leonardo Da Vinci Centre
Salle Galleria Ouest (2nd floor)
8370 Lacordaire Boulevard
Montreal, QC
Time: 12:00 p.m. EDT
Photo Opportunity - Fordia Facility
Location: 3 Hôtel-de-Ville,
Dollard-des-Ormeaux, QC
Time: 2:00 p.m. EDT

Contact Information

  • Media may contact:
    Patricia Best
    Director of Communications
    Office of the Minister
    Natural Resources Canada, Ottawa

    Media Relations
    Natural Resources Canada, Ottawa