Watson, tourism groups target China in trade mission

11:57 am in Festival and Event Industry, Industry News

OBJ Staff, Ottawa Business Journal

A delegation of tourism officials, led by Ottawa mayor Jim Watson, will go on a trade mission to China in June.

The group will go to the Beijing International Tourism Festival from June 15 to 19. Delegates will come from organizations including the Ottawa Gatineau Hotel Association, Ottawa Tourism, the Ottawa Convention Centre,  the Ottawa Airport, the Delta Hotel, The Westin Hotel; and the Lord Elgin.

\”China is a critical market for Ottawa’s future prosperity, and our sister city relation with Beijing will only further strengthen our cooperative relationship,\” stated Mayor Jim Watson.

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