OTTAWA, June 11 /CNW Telbec/ - On Wednesday, 16 June 2010, Mark Carney, the Governor of the Bank of Canada, will speak to the Greater Charlottetown Area Chamber of Commerce.
Topic: Fortune Favours the Bold: Short- and Medium-Term
Challenges for the Canadian Economy
Time: 12:50 (Atlantic Time); 11:50 (Eastern Time)
Place: Rodd Charlottetown Hotel
75 Kent Street
Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island
Lock-up: At 10:05 (Eastern Time), copies of the speech will be
made available to journalists, under embargo. The
lock-up will be held at the Bank's head office in
Ottawa. The embargo will be lifted at 11:35 (Eastern
Time). (Please use the East Tower entrance at 245
Sparks Street and have your press card with you.)
For security reasons, those wishing to attend the
lock-up must confirm by calling Stephanie Bento at
613 782-7183 before noon on Tuesday, 15 June.
Distribution: The Governor's text will be available at 12:35
(Atlantic Time), 11:35 (Eastern Time):
- on site
- on the Bank's website
Press Conference: At approximately 13:50 (Atlantic Time), 12:50 (Eastern
Time), the Governor will hold a press conference in
the Provinces Lounge at the Rodd Charlottetown Hotel.
Webcast: Audio webcasts of the speech and the press conference
will be accessible from this location.
SOURCE Bank of Canada
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