ARCHIVED - Minister Oliver to Announce Latest Steps in Government’s Plan to Further Strengthen Canada’s Pipeline System

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June 25, 2013

VANCOUVER The Honourable Joe Oliver, Canada’s Minister of Natural Resources, will make an important announcement related to the Harper Government’s commitment to further strengthening Canada’s pipeline system.

A technical briefing will be held for media before the announcement. Details are provided below. A brief media availability will take place following the announcement.

Location: Fairmont Pacific Rim
1038 Canada Place
Vancouver, B.C.

Technical Briefing:

Room: Topaz Room (second floor)

Date and Time: Wednesday, June 26, 2013, at 11:00 a.m. PDT

Call-in number: 1-877-413-4814
Passcode: 8324760


Room: Emerald C Room (third floor)

Date and Time:  Wednesday, June 26, 2013, at 12:00 p.m. PDT

Call-in number: 1-877-413-4814
Passcode: 6535755

The technical briefing is not for attribution and is for background information only. No cameras or recording devices will be allowed. Media participating by telephone who wish to receive materials for the background briefing should pre-register with NRCan Media Relations by sending an e-mail to the following address: All materials and discussion during the background briefing are embargoed until noon PDT.

Media may contact: 

David Provencher
Press Secretary
Office of Canada's Minister of Natural Resources

Media Relations
Natural Resources Canada

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