July 12, 2009 17:00 ET

Media Advisory: John Baird, Canada's Minister of Transport and Infrastructure, Will Hold a Media Availability at Canada's Mission in Beijing, China on July 13, 2009

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - July 12, 2009) - Minister Baird is travelling to China from July 10 - 19 to further transportation and trade ties between our two countries.

During his visit, he will meet with Chinese government officials and members of the Canadian and Chinese business community in Beijing, Shanghai, Guangzhou, Shenzhen, Hong Kong and Macau.

Event: Media Availability with Canada's Transport & Infrastructure
Minister John Baird

Date: Monday, July 13th, 2009

Time: 17:00 GMT (Beijing)
(Monday, July 13 - 05:00 EDT)

Location: Canadian Embassy to China
Knowledge Network Room

Chinese and Canadian media based in China are invited to attend.

Please note: Still photographs from some meetings and other elements of Minister Baird's itinerary will be made available periodically throughout the trip and will be distributed to media upon request.

Contact Information

  • Chris Day
    Press Secretary
    Office of Canada's Transport and
    Infrastructure Minister John Baird
    Media Relations
    Transport Canada