MONTREAL, March 19 /CNW Telbec/ - Media representatives are invited to
attend the Special business luncheon of the Board of Trade of Metropolitan
Montreal on Thursday, March 20, 2008, at Delta Centre-Ville, at noon.
Raymond Bachand, Minister of Economic Development, Innovation and Export
Trade, and Minister of Tourism, will be our guest speaker.
Mr. Bachand will discuss about the economic issues and challenges Québec
must face: specialized workforce, innovation, productivity, economic
diversification and investment incentives, and concrete actions the government
is planning to ensure Quebec's future prosperity.
Date: Thursday, March 20, 2008
Location: Delta Centre-Ville
777 University Street
Time: From noon to 2 p.m.
Speech - 12:15 p.m.
The Board of Trade of Metropolitan Montreal has some 7,000 members. Its
mission is to represent the interests of Metropolitan Montréal's business
community and provide an integrated range of specialized services for
individuals, merchants and companies large and small so as to support them in
realizing their full potential in innovativeness, productivity and
competitiveness. The Board of Trade is the largest private economic
development organization in Quebec.
For further information:
For further information: and registration: Sylvie Paquette, Coordinator,
Media relations, Board of Trade of Metropolitan Montreal, (514) 871-4000, ext.