Note: All times are local
OTTAWA, Feb. 28 /CNW Telbec/ - The Honourable Jim Flaherty, Minister of
Finance, will be the guest speaker at a lunch hosted by the Halifax Chamber of
Commerce on Friday, February 29, 2008. The Minister is scheduled to begin
speaking at approximately 12:45 p.m.
The Minister will speak about the Government's economic and fiscal
priorities as they relate to the 2008 federal budget.
The event will take place in the Heritage Hall of Pier 21, 1055 Marginal
Road, Halifax, Nova Scotia.
A media availability will follow.
For further information:
For further information: Chisholm Pothier, Press Secretary, Office of
the Minister of Finance, (613) 996-7861; David Gamble, Media Relations,
Department of Finance, (613) 996-8080