Ottawa trade mission to India announces agreements in Bangalore

Ottawa’s trade mission to India was in Bangalore today, the hub of India’s IT industry, where the delegation focused on helping Ottawa…


Ottawa trade mission in India announces new partnerships

Mayor Jim Watson and trade mission delegates announced a series of partnerships during two days of site visits and meetings in New Delhi…


Ottawa trade mission to India shows early signs of success

Mayor Jim Watson’s trade mission to India was off to a good start Monday with the announcement of agreements between Canadian and Indian…


Ottawa’s first trade mission to India poised to make history

Mayor Jim Watson is set to lead a trade mission to India to attract investment for Ottawa businesses and build opportunities in training,…


Draft Budget 2015 maintains momentum on key city-building projects

Ottawa – Ottawa City Council today received and tabled its first draft budget of its term, which seeks to maintain the momentum of…


West Ottawa Board of Trade - Mayor's Breakfast 2015

Thank you very much, Rosemary / Greg. My thanks to the West Ottawa Board of Trade, your Chair, Greg Weatherdon, and your Executive…


Minister Baird, Mayor Watson agree to work together on light rail

OTTAWA, ONTARIO – John Baird, Minister Responsible for the National Capital Commission and Member of Parliament for Ottawa West-Nepean and…


Ottawa to host 2017 Canadian Videogame Awards

Ottawa – Mayor Jim Watson announced today in an online video that Ottawa will host the Canadian Videogame Awards in 2017. “As Canada’s…


Speech: Ottawa's Economic Outlook

(CHECK AGAINST DELIVERY) Thank you for joining us this morning. I always enjoy the opportunity to speak directly to the women and men who…


Mayor’s Address on Tourism and Canada's 150th Anniversary

CHECK AGAINST DELIVERY *** Let me begin by thanking The Kiwanis Club of Ottawa for your kind invitation, and to again thank you for the…