OFFICE OF THE MINISTER OF INDUSTRY

OFFICE OF THE MINISTER OF INDUSTRY

May 22, 2009 17:41 ET

Media Advisory: The Governments of Canada and Newfoundland and Labrador Announce Funding for Post-Secondary Institutions in the Province

ST. JOHN'S, NEWFOUNDLAND AND LABRADOR--(Marketwire - May 22, 2009) - The Honourable Peter MacKay, Minister of National Defence and Minister for the Atlantic Gateway, on behalf of the Honourable Gary Goodyear, Minister of State (Science and Technology), and the Honourable Darin King, Minister of Education for Newfoundland and Labrador, will join Senator Fabian Manning and the Honourable Trevor Taylor, Minister of Transportation and Works for Newfoundland and Labrador, to make an important infrastructure funding announcement.

After the announcement, the ministers and senator will be available to media for questions and answers.



Date: Monday, May 25, 2009

Time: 8:00 a.m.

Location: College of the North Atlantic
The Bistro
Prince Philip Drive campus
St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador

Contact Information

  • Office of the Honourable Gary Goodyear
    Minister of State (Science and Technology)
    Gary Toft
    Director of Communications
    613-943-7599
    or
    Industry Canada
    Media Relations
    613-943-2502
    or
    Newfoundland and Labrador Department of Education
    Jacquelyn Howard
    Director of Communications
    709-729-0048
    709-689-2624 (cell)
    jacquelynhoward@gov.nl.ca