Note: All times are local.
OTTAWA, Dec. 6 /CNW Telbec/ - The Honourable Jim Flaherty, Minister of
Finance, will be the keynote speaker at a breakfast hosted by the Fredericton
Chamber of Commerce, on Friday, December 7, 2007. The Minister will begin
speaking at approximately 8:30 a.m.
Minister Flaherty will talk about the state of the Canadian economy, and
how the measures in the recent Economic Statement will benefit Canadians.
The speech will take place in the Ballroom of the Delta Fredericton
Hotel, 225 Woodstock Road, Fredericton, New Brunswick.
A media availability will follow.
Media who wish to attend the speech must pre-register by contacting
Anthony Knight, Fredericton Chamber of Commerce, at 506-451-9744.
For further information:
For further information: Chisholm Pothier, Press Secretary, Office of
the Minister of Finance, (613) 996-7861; David Gamble, Media Relations,
Department of Finance, (613) 996-8080