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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.
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.
The leaders also acknowledged the thornier issues in their relationship, such as a potential extradition deal.
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More than 30 Canadian brands have been selling their goods on Alibaba.
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The canola issue was expected to dominate Trudeau's trade talks in China.
Countries will explore free trade talks.
Bill Morneau is also meeting with Chinese business leaders.
Both countries hope to improve economic ties.
Gerry Ritz made about 15 trips to the country.
He's headed there next week.
Points to lessons from Syrian refugee plan.
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.
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau intends to play an activist role in promoting Canadian business and investment with a major trade mission to China and India and a keynote address to the World Economic F...