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CNOOC-Nexen Deal Closes

CALGARY - Chinese state-owned firm CNOOC Ltd. is now officially in control of Calgary oil and gas producer Nexen Inc. (TSX:NXY).CNOOC's $15.1 billion takeover of Nexen, first announced last July, was...
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Not Poking The Panda Paid Off For Harper

OTTAWA - On a Saturday afternoon last February, Prime Minister Stephen Harper sat on a bench in a Chinese zoo, his wife by his side.On her lap squirmed a baby panda, one paw stretched toward Harper.He...

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

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.