Canada Asia Trade

A First For Harper Since Taking Office

CP | Bruce Cheadle, The Canadian Press | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - Stephen Harper and some of his senior ministers will depart Thursday for Southeast Asia in an effort to drum up support for trade and foreign...

Daniel Tencer

What If Nobody Wanted Canada's Oil?

HuffingtonPost.com | Daniel Tencer | Posted 07.25.2012 | Canada Business

The talk coming out of Canada’s oil patch in recent months has been increasingly tinged with panic. Industry leaders are growing worried about the o...

Harper Thais One On

CP | Murray Brewster, The Canadian Press | Posted 05.22.2012 | Canada Business

BANGKOK - Prime Minister Stephen Harper turned the focus from trade to human smuggling on his last day in Thailand.His government has set aside $12 mi...

Harper Kicks Off Asia Tour

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 05.20.2012 | Canada Business

OTTAWA - Prime Minister Stephen Harper leaves today for Asia, on a trip where he'll be talking business in Japan and Thailand over the next few days.H...

Another Asian Trade Deal?

CP | Mike Blanchfield, The Canadian Press | Posted 05.17.2012 | Canada Politics

BANGKOK - Thailand is planning a major pitch to open free trade talks with Canada this week, as Prime Minister Stephen Harper begins his second Asia t...

Canada Left Out Of Talks On Asia-Pacific Free Trade Area

CP | Stephanie Levitz, The Canadian Press | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada Business

OTTAWA - Leaders of 21 global economies, including Prime Minister Stephen Harper, are on their way to Hawaii for the next round of APEC meetings.But w...

Pay Attention to Asia, Eh!

Yuen Pau Woo | Posted 07.26.2011 | Canada
Yuen Pau Woo

Asia matters to Canada more than ever -- it's arguably the single biggest priority in Canadian foreign policy next to U.S. relations.