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China Detains Canadian Couple For Allegedly Stealing State Secrets

CP | Diana Mehta, The Canadian Press | Posted 10.05.2014 | Canada British Columbia

TORONTO - A Canadian couple detained in China on suspicion of stealing state secrets about the country's military spend their days running a coffee sh...

Will Canada Take Advantage of the Chinese Effect?

Daniel D. Veniez | Posted 09.21.2013 | Canada
Daniel D. Veniez

As prosperity spreads and its economy grows there's another 600 million people in China striving to reach middle class status. While this undoubtedly creates challenges for Chinese policy makers, it represents a tremendous economic opportunity for North America, a highly favored destination for Chinese investors.

Canada Cuts Aid.. To Superpower

CP | Stephanie Levitz, The Canadian Press | Posted 05.20.2013 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - Canada has cut direct foreign aid to China as part of an overhaul of international assistance spending.It's one of 14 countries that will see...

China Bars Canadian Ambassador From Tibet

CP | Mike Blanchfield, The Canadian Press | Posted 04.28.2013 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - China's government barred Canada's new ambassador from visiting Tibet as desperate monks prolong their wave of self-immolation to protest Bei...

China-Nexen Deal: National Buoy or Ball and Chain?

Rachel Décoste | Posted 02.05.2013 | Canada Business
Rachel Décoste

By December 10, The federal government is expected to make a decision on whether to approve or reject the takeover of Nexen by a Chinese state-run company. Any rearward decision-making process hinging on knee-jerk intercultural reactions, quick paydays or short-sighted goals is detrimental to our country as a whole.

Have Evidence Of Chinese Firms Spying? 'If Not... Shut Up'

CBC | Posted 01.17.2013 | Canada Business

Beijing's representative in Ottawa says Chinese firms are not involved in foreign espionage and he challenges anyone who says otherwise to produce evi...

Canada To Become Chinese 'Resource Colony'

CP | Heather Scoffield, The Canadian Press | Posted 12.30.2012 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - A New Democrat government would do everything in its power to extricate Canada from a controversial and imminent investment treaty with China...

CSIS Warns Of Chinese Cyber-Spies: Report

CBC | Posted 11.21.2012 | Canada Business

Canada's intelligence service is warning Canadian businesses about the growing threat of Chinese cyber-spies. Sources have told CBC News ...

Tibet PM Sees Human-Rights 'Tragedy' Unfolding

CBC | Posted 04.12.2012 | Canada Politics

On the eve of Prime Minister Stephen Harper's last day in China, the prime minister of the Tibetan government-in-exile has sounded the alarm on the "t...

Canada's New BFF: China!

Yoni Goldstein | Posted 04.10.2012 | Canada Politics
Yoni Goldstein

So, America's narcissistic, Europe's clueless, and Australia might as well be on another planet. China, on the other hand, likes us for who we are and wants to get to know us better -- plus, he seems to be very courteous and well-mannered.

China Wants Our Oil

CP | Mike Blanchfield, The Canadian Press | Posted 03.24.2012 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - China wants to forge a "win-win" energy partnership with Canada that would set an example for the world, while also satisfying its "huge" dem...

Harper Going To China

CP | Mike Blanchfield, The Canadian Press | Posted 03.12.2012 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - China knows what it wants from Canada — oil, gas and minerals. For Stephen Harper to claim success on his coming trip there, he must presen...

Harper Lists China As Top Foreign Policy Priority

CP | Mike Blanchfield, The Canadian Press | Posted 02.19.2012 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - Canada's new foreign policy identifies more than a dozen priority countries — China key among them — as Prime Minister Stephen Harper awa...

Tories Look East

CP | Mike Blanchfield, The Canadian Press | Posted 01.16.2012 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - The Harper government is taking a close look at the pros and cons of doing business with state-owned enterprises in China, The Canadian Press...

Fugitive Arrives in Beijing From Canada To Face Charges

CP | Terri Theodore, The Canadian Press | Posted 09.22.2011 | Canada

VANCOUVER - A judge deciding the fate of a Chinese fugitive gave in to government arguments rather than follow legal reasoning, says the man's lawyer.

David Matas is highly critical of the decision of Federal Court Justice Michel Shore to send Lai Changxing back to China, calling it inconsistent, unpersuasive and wrongly decided.

With This Man's Fate, China's Face To Be Tested

CP | Terri Theodore, The Canadian Press | Posted 09.21.2011 | Canada

VANCOUVER - A judge deciding the fate of a Chinese fugitive gave in to government arguments rather than follow legal reasoning, says the man's lawyer.

David Matas is highly critical of the decision of Federal Court Justice Michel Shore to send Lai Changxing back to China, calling it inconsistent, unpersuasive and wrongly decided.