Government Launches New Agency to Attract Foreign Investment

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Government Launches New Agency to Attract Foreign Investment

International Trade Minister François-Philippe Champagne launches Invest in Canada, a new federal agency to promote Canada as a top global investment destination. Ottawa is providing $218 million over five years for the initiative. Champagne introduces Mitch Garber as the agency’s inaugural chairperson of the board and Ian McKay as its inaugural chief executive officer. Following the announcement in Ottawa, the minister takes questions from reporters. (March 12, 2018) (no interpretation)