Media Advisory - Runciman releases action plan
TORONTO, Nov. 20 /CNW/ - Economic Development and Trade Minister Bob Runciman will hold a news conference tomorrow to release Ontario's action plan for dealing swiftly with the serious economic and security issues developed in the aftermath of the September 11th terrorist attacks in the United States.
The report stems from detailed discussions held Nov. 2 in Toronto at the Ontario Industry Leaders Roundtable on Border Issues, called by Minister Runciman. Almost 50 of Ontario's corporate executives and business leaders met with representatives of provincial, federal and United States governments to give their views and suggestions of the impacts of border security issues on Ontario's economy, in the wake of the tragic events of September 11.
Minister Runciman will be available to the media to summarize the Roundtable's recommendations and answer questions.
Details are as follows:
Date: Wednesday, November 21, 2001
Time: 9:00 a.m.
Location: Ontario Legislature - Committee Room 2
For further information: Media Contact: Hal Vincent, Minister's Office, (416) 325-8779