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Classified in: Tourism and vacations, Covid-19 virus
Subjects: MAV, CFG

/R E P E A T -- Invitation to media - Brenda Shanahan to announce investments to support Montérégie tourism sector/

SAINT-JEAN-SUR-RICHELIEU, QC, Jan. 18, 2021 /CNW Telbec/ - Canada Economic Development for Quebec Regions (CED)

To support organizations in the tourism sector and prepare them for an eventual recovery, the Government of Canada will announce financial assistance in several regions across Quebec on January 18 and 19, 2021.

Brenda Shanahan, Member of Parliament for Châteauguay?Lacolle, invites media representatives to a press conference on support for the International de montgolfières de Saint-Jean-sur-Richelieu and the Parc Safari.

The announcement of this CED financial contribution will be made on behalf of the Honourable Mélanie Joly, Minister of Economic Development and Official Languages.

Tourism is a major economic engine in Quebec generating many jobs. This sector was hit hard due to the COVID-19 pandemic and the impacts could last several months, and even years.

January 19, 2021

1:30 p.m.

The press briefing will be held online through the Zoom platform.

Journalists must confirm their participation by registering at the following address:

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