Chairperson to visit Washington to promote investment
Date: 03 December 2007
Reference: COFMDFM 12/07
The Chairperson of the Committee for the Office of the First Minister and Deputy First Minister today confirmed that he would be accepting an invitation from the First Minister and deputy First Minister to participate in this weeks visit to Washington to promote economic investment in Northern Ireland.
The Chairperson, Mr Danny Kennedy said:
“I am pleased to be able to participate in the visit in my capacity as Chairperson of the Committee for the Office of the First Minister and Deputy First Minister and to offer my support for the efforts that are being made to promote Northern Ireland on the global stage .”
“The meetings and events that have been scheduled in Washington will offer a real opportunity to sell Northern Ireland as a preferred location for investment to some of the United States’ most influential political representatives and business people.”