SAINTE-CLAIRE, QUEBEC--(Marketwire - March 16, 2011) - Representatives of the media are invited to a news conference during which Steven Blaney, Member of Parliament for Lévis–Bellechasse, acting on behalf of the Honourable Denis Lebel, Minister of State for Canada Economic Development, will announce a financial contribution from the Government of Canada to Laforo Iron Foundry.

Date: Friday, March 18, 2011
   
Time: 10:30 a.m.
   
Location: Laforo Iron Foundry
  131 Bégin Blvd
  Sainte-Claire

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Contact Information: Canada Economic Development
Guylaine Beaudoin
Communications
418-648-4679 / Cell.: 418-580-8215
guylaine.beaudoin@dec-ced.gc.ca
or
Canada Economic Development
Office of the Honourable Denis Lebel
Benoit Fortin - Special Assistant, Communications
819-997-3319
benoit.fortin@dec-ced.gc.ca