MONTREAL, March 28 /CNW Telbec/ - The Honourable Jim Flaherty, Minister
of Finance, will speak before the Conseil du patronat du Québec (CPQ) during
his current post-budget tour.
The Minister's speech - the only one given in Quebec during the
post-budget tour - will focus on the federal government's economic and
financial priorities. The speech will be followed by a press briefing.
The Honourable Michael Fortier, Minister of Public Works and Government
Services, will also participate.
DATE: Wednesday, March 28, 2007
HOUR: 7:45 a.m. - Breakfast
8:20 a.m. - Speech
9 a.m. - Press briefing (in the Atrium)
Location: Salon Printemps, Omni Mont-Royal Hotel
1050 Sherbrooke West, Montreal
The Conseil du patronat du Québec is the main federation of employers in
Quebec. The organization includes many of the province's largest companies as
well as the vast majority of sector-based employers' associations. CPQ members
employ more than 70% of the Quebec work force.
For further information:
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(514) 288-5161, ext. 226, Cell.: (514) 571-6400, firstname.lastname@example.org