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Goodale Heads to Kentucky to Promote Trade, NAFTA


(Global Affairs Canada)

The Honourable Ralph Goodale, Minister of Public Safety and Emergency Preparedness, will visit Kentucky on January 4 and 5, 2018, where he will participate in activities focusing on Canada-U.S. trade and business.

Minister Goodale will attend the 23rd Annual Kentucky Chamber Day, hosted by the Kentucky Chamber of Commerce, in Heritage Hall at the Lexington Convention Center in Lexington. The occasion represents the state’s largest gathering of elected officials and business executives. During his visit, Minister Goodale will also meet with Matt Bevin, Governor of Kentucky, Terry Gill, Economic Development Cabinet Secretary, John Tilley, Justice and Public Safety Cabinet Secretary, Ryan Quarles, Commissioner of Agriculture, and Kelly Craft, United States Ambassador to Canada.

“Canada and the United States share one of the closest and most prosperous bilateral relationships in the world,” said Minister Goodale. “I look forward to being in Kentucky, meeting with political and business leaders and discussing the ways we can enhance the trade and economic ties that strengthen the dynamic relationship between our two countries.” Click here to read more.

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