OTTAWA, Nov. 18, 2013 /CNW/ - Unifor National President Jerry Dias will
be speaking Tuesday, Nov. 19, before the House of Commons Standing
Committee on International Trade (CIIT) hearings on the Canada-European
Union Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement, or CETA.
Dias will raise concerns about the secrecy around CETA and its possible
impact on manufacturing and other industries. Besides testifying, Dias
will submit to the committee, and release to the media, a written
submission of Unifor's analysis of the deal.
What: Unifor National President Jerry Dias testifies at CIIT hearings on
Where: Room 306, La Promenade Building, 151 Sparks Street
When: Tuesday, Nov. 19, 2013, 8:45am
Founded on Labour Day weekend with the merging of the Canadian Auto
Workers and the Communications, Energy and Paperworkers union, Unifor
is Canada's largest union in the private sector with more than 300,000
members in every sector of the Canadian economy.
For further information:
Angelo DiCaro, Unifor Research Department, 416-606-6311 or Shannon Devine, Unifor Communications Director 416-302-1699