Canada China Trade

Carbon Tax Won't Make Canada A Climate Leader If Nobody Follows

F. Larry Martin | Posted 01.25.2017 | Canada Politics
F. Larry Martin

Climate change is "Made in China," but they get off scot-free. We need to admit one simple truth: handicapping Canadians with a tax will have zero effect on global climate change. However, that doesn't mean we can't exert influence and pursue real solutions.

How Chinese Canadians Relate To China's Politics

Karen Lin | Posted 10.03.2016 | Canada Politics
Karen Lin

As China flexes its muscles and embarks on its territorial ambitions, it has quietly tried its hand at influencing the Chinese diaspora abroad. From the much disgraced Confucius Institute to pressuring a Vancouver based Chinese newspaper to dismiss their writer because he consistently produces what the Chinese government considers "Anti-China" content, I am starting to feel the anxiety of Beijing looming over my shoulder. And I don't like it.

Canada And China Exploring Possible Free-Trade Deal: PM

CP | Mike Blanchfield, The Canadian Press | Posted 09.22.2016 | Canada Politics

The leaders also acknowledged the thornier issues in their relationship, such as a potential extradition deal.

New Online Store Will Bring Canadian Products To Millions In China

CP | Andy Blatchford, The Canadian Press | Posted 09.03.2016 | Canada Business

More than 30 Canadian brands have been selling their goods on Alibaba.

China And Canada's Canola Conundrum Continues

CP | Andy Blatchford, The Canadian Press | Posted 08.31.2016 | Canada Business

The canola issue was expected to dominate Trudeau's trade talks in China.

Trudeau Opens Canada's Door Wider To China

CP | Andy Blatchford, The Canadian Press | Posted 08.31.2016 | Canada Politics

Countries will explore free trade talks.

Trudeau Gives China Advice On Improving Its Image

CP | Andy Blatchford, The Canadian Press | Posted 08.30.2016 | Canada Politics

Bill Morneau is also meeting with Chinese business leaders.

Ex-Tory Minister Laughs Off Trudeau's Talk Of Canada-China Chill

CP | Andy Blatchford, The Canadian Press | Posted 08.29.2016 | Canada Politics

Gerry Ritz made about 15 trips to the country.

Next Stop: China

CP | Andy Blatchford, The Canadian Press | Posted 09.01.2016 | Canada

Both countries hope to improve economic ties.

Time To 'Reset' Relationship With China: Trudeau

CP | Joanna Smith, The Canadian Press | Posted 08.27.2016 | Canada Politics

He's headed there next week.

McCallum Aims To Spread Chinese Immigrants Across Country

CP | Laura Kane, The Canadian Press | Posted 08.18.2016 | Canada Politics

Points to lessons from Syrian refugee plan.

Tory Leadership Candidate Favours Free-Trade Deal With China

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 07.19.2016 | Canada Politics

Maxime Bernier said he believes Canada would emerge a winner in any such agreement and be able to increase its exports by $7.7 billion a year.

Trudeau Seeks Free Trade Deal With China

The Globe and Mail | Posted 01.06.2016 | Canada Business

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau intends to play an activist role in promoting Canadian business and investment with a major trade mission to China and I...

Canada Among Countries Most Exposed To Chinese Slowdown

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 12.07.2016 | Canada Business

TORONTO — A new report says Canada is one of five countries most exposed to China's slowing growth. Geneva-based asset manager Unigestion says Cana...

Wealthy Chinese Entrepreneurs To Get Their Own Montreal Enclave

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 04.09.2015 | Canada Business

A Beijing-based holding company is moving forward with a plan to build a $1-billion commercial and residential centre in Montreal’s southern suburbs...

Harper Meets With Chinese President Xi Jinping

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 01.09.2015 | Canada Politics

BEIJING, China - Prime Minister Stephen Harper said Sunday he's raised a litany of concerns with the Chinese in his meetings with the Communist countr...

Harper, Chinese Officials Sign Deals Worth As Much As $2.5 Billion

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 01.08.2015 | Canada Business

BEIJING, China - Stephen Harper and Chinese officials signed a flurry of trade and currency deals on Saturday worth as much as $2.5 billion while tens...

Harper's China Focus

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 01.06.2015 | Canada Politics

HANGZHOU, China - Prime Minister Stephen Harper made the pitch for Canadian exporters on Friday while also extolling Canada as an excellent place to d...

Harper To Focus On Trade During China Trip

CP | Mike Blanchfield, The Canadian Press | Posted 01.04.2015 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - Prime Minister Stephen Harper is bound for a country at a crossroads to meet a Chinese political leadership that faces significant political ...

Harper Signs Controversial Trade Deal With China

CP | Posted 11.12.2014 | Canada Business

OTTAWA - Canada has ratified the contentious Foreign Investment Protection Agreement with China.International Trade Minister Ed Fast says the deal, kn...

Stephen Harper Marks Chinese New Year By Announcing China Trade Boost

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 04.10.2014 | Canada Business

TORONTO - Prime Minister Stephen Harper has marked the start of Chinese New Year by saying his government is putting a big emphasis on boosting trade ...

What I Saw In China

CBC | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada Politics

On a recent trip to China, I heard the president of that nation make a startling announcement. China will rebuild the centuries' old trade route kno...

First Nation's FIPA Challenge Rejected

CP | Dene Moore, The Canadian Press | Posted 10.27.2013 | Canada British Columbia

VANCOUVER - A federal court judge has dismissed an application from a small British Columbia aboriginal band trying to stop the Canada-China free trad...

Conservative Infighting Scuttling China Trade Deal: NDP

CBC | Posted 06.22.2013 | Canada Business

A delay in the federal government's adoption of a controversial investment treaty with China has energized the Opposition New Democrats, who are oppos...

Fast Facts on Trade in 2012

Peter Hall | Posted 05.01.2013 | Canada Business
Peter Hall

Normally, this column is forward-looking, but occasionally, it pays to reflect on recent events. Annual merchandise trade data for 2012 are hot off th...