Beetle epidemic and two recent record-breaking wildfire seasons have destroyed millions of hectares of BC forests.
Blue Dot Network will include countries committed to sustainable infrastructure development.
Malaysia this week is demanding Canada pay to take back a shipping container filled to bursting with plastic grocery bags.
Clash between the world’s two biggest economies is shaking regional amity.
“We’ve been embracing disruption, whether that disruption is technological, whether it’s demographic, or economic, or climate-change related,” said CPPIB chief executive Mark Machin
ASEAN region is nearly 650 million people and already Canada’s sixth-biggest trading partner.
China is Japan’s biggest trade partner.
Announcement comes as fears are escalating of an all-out trade war between US and China over tariffs.
Senior Trump administration officials have said recently they’re looking at ways to possibly rejoin the pact.
Deal gives Geely access to a distribution network in Southeast Asia.
China is playing a leading role in the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership.
Performance will offset softness from the US economy and market shocks from Brexit.
70 Republican national security experts have signed an open letter condemning the GOP front-runner.
Analysts say the federal government must promote stricter emissions targets in Asia to boost LNG exports to the region.
Asia is still expected to lead global growth, but pace is slowing.