VICTORIA, Jan. 17, 2012 /CNW/ - Premiers emphasized the importance of
growing the Canadian economy and focused on key actions to enhance
increasing the role of immigration to address labour market needs;
continuing to invest strategically in infrastructure;
engaging in emerging markets throughout the world; and
promoting international trade negotiations with Asia, India and the
European Union and other actions outlined in the Premiers' strategy
released in July 2011, Canada in the Global Economy.
Premiers look forward to strong support from the federal government to
pursue these actions.
To further these goals, Nova Scotia Premier Darrell Dexter will lead a
Council of the Federation trade mission to China this fall, as
announced in July 2011.
SOURCE Council of the Federation
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