/R E P E A T -- Canada Economic Development - Invitation to the media/



    RIMOUSKI, QC, Feb. 5 /CNW Telbec/ - The Honourable Jean-Pierre Blackburn,
Minister of Labour and Minister of Canada Economic Development, will be in the
region to meet with members of the Bas-Saint-Laurent Advisory Committee.
Representatives of the media are invited to attend a press briefing with the
Minister, at which time he will take their questions.
    Composed of local stakeholders, this Committee was established to advise
Canada Economic Development and its Minister on key issues of concern to the
region's economy.

    
                       Date:       Friday, February 8, 2008

                       Time:       9:00 a.m.

                       Location:   Hôtel Rimouski
                                   Salle Monseigneur-Parent
                                   225 René-Lepage Blvd. E
                                   Rimouski
    




For further information:

For further information: Claudie Lamontagne, Communications, Canada
Economic Development, (418) 722-3282, 1-800-463-9073,
claudie.lamontagne@dec-ced.gc.ca; Jean-Philippe Payment, Press Secretary,
Office of the Honourable Jean-Pierre Blackburn, Canada Economic Development,
(819) 953-5646, Cell.: (613) 808-8309, jeanphilippe.payment@hrsdc-rhdsc.gc.ca;
Canada Economic Development is online at www.dec-ced.gc.ca. Subscribe to the
Agency's media advisories at
www.dec-ced.gc.ca/asp/SalleNouvelles/acces_personnalise.asp?LANG=EN to keep up
with the latest news.


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