Entries by Daniel D. Veniez from 04/2012

Don't Let the Roar of F-35s Drown Out the Robocall Scandal

| Posted 04.05.2012 | Canada

In light of the unprecedented incompetence exposed by the Auditor General on the F-35 procurement scandal, the swirl of parliamentary and media attention surrounding the other simmering scandal of fraudulent robocols has died down somewhat. But the issue will not go away because a fraud occurred and Canadians must find out what happened.

Is Canada Scared of the New "Asian Tiger"?

| Posted 04.25.2012 | Canada Business

Vietnam has a robust and dynamic merchant class and a thriving emerging middle class. This is a huge untapped market for Canada. The problem is not the Canadian government; it is the natural conservatism and risk-adverse mindset of Canadian business.