Foreign Investment Canada

Trudeau Hopes To Attract Billions In Investment For Infrastructure

CP | Joan Bryden and Jordan Press, The Canadian Press | Posted 11.14.2016 | Canada

Trump's election in the U.S. may drive investors to Canada.

Chinese Media Warns Canada's Housing Crash Will Put U.S. To Shame

Stephen Punwasi | Posted 08.05.2016 | Canada Business
Stephen Punwasi

Shots fired! While our media has been pointing out how Chinese buyers are driving up real estate prices, the Chinese media has been dissecting our economy and government, and warning Chinese buyers of the dangers of owning Canadian real estate.

Low Loonie Makes Canadian Companies Easy Prey

CP | Aleksandra Sagan, The Canadian Press | Posted 02.04.2017 | Canada Business

A low loonie also makes it harder for Canadian companies to invest abroad.

Economists Applaud Harper's Move On Foreign Homebuyers

CP | Alexandra Posadzki, The Canadian Press | Posted 08.16.2016 | Canada Business

TORONTO — Economists and researchers are applauding Stephen Harper's election campaign promise to collect data on foreign ownership in the real esta...

Secret Canadian Security Panel Said To Vet Investment

Bloomberg | Posted 09.02.2014 | Canada Business

Canada’s government has established a secret committee of senior officials that reviews foreign investment for national-security risks, according to...

Clarity On Foreign Investment Rules? That's 'Foolish'

CP | Diana Mehta, The Canadian Press | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada Business

TORONTO - The Prime Minister defended his government's prerogative to restrict which foreign state-owned companies can bring their business to Canada,...

Not Every Tory Was On Board

CBC | Posted 03.31.2013 | Canada Politics

Three Conservative MPs wrote to the prime minister and the industry minister to raise concerns about the contentious takeover of Calgary-based oil and...

Huge Boom In Chinese Investment Into Canadian Resources

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada Business

A recent news report brought up the spectre of briefcases full of illicit Chinese cash making its way into Canada's real estate market, but far more m...

Foreign State-Owned Companies Will Keep Coming: Experts

CP | Lauren Krugel, The Canadian Press | Posted 02.06.2013 | Canada Business

CALGARY - Foreign capital will continue to flow into Canada's resource sector, despite Prime Minister Stephen Harper's vow to raise the bar on the lev...

What Are The Tories About To Announce, Late On A Friday Afternoon?

CP | Stephanie Levitz and Craig Wong, The Canadian Press | Posted 02.06.2013 | Canada

OTTAWA - Prime Minister Stephen Harper ended months of market uncertainty by approving the foreign takeovers of Calgary-based Nexen Inc. and Progress ...

Foreign Investors Love Canada

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 01.16.2013 | Canada Business

OTTAWA - Statistics Canada says foreign investment in Canadian securities grew to $13.9 billion in September as investors bought government bonds and ...

Tories To Loosen Oversight Of Foreign Takeovers

CP | Craig Wong, The Canadian Press | Posted 07.25.2012 | Canada Business

OTTAWA - The federal government is raising the monetary threshold for a review of a foreign takeover of a Canadian company to $1 billion from $330 mil...