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News Forestry Manufacturing General
November 13, 2019  

Trade mission to Asia to calm concerns about wood downturn

Beetle epidemic and two recent record-breaking wildfire seasons have destroyed millions of hectares of BC forests.

News Government Manufacturing Economy General
November 5, 2019  

US woos Asia with plan to rival China’s ‘Belt and Road’

Blue Dot Network will include countries committed to sustainable infrastructure development.

News Government General
May 30, 2019  

Canada hasn’t issued any permits for companies to ship waste, government says

Malaysia this week is demanding Canada pay to take back a shipping container filled to bursting with plastic grocery bags.

News Government Manufacturing Economy General
November 22, 2018  

Analysis: Rising US, China rivalry deepening rifts in Asia

Clash between the world’s two biggest economies is shaking regional amity.

News General
November 21, 2018  

CPPIB look to cash in on ‘disruption’ and shifts in technology, demographics

“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

News Government Manufacturing Economy General
November 13, 2018  

Trudeau lays down challenge to companies in bid to boost trade with Asia [UPDATED]

ASEAN region is nearly 650 million people and already Canada’s sixth-biggest trading partner.

News Government Manufacturing General
October 23, 2018  

Abe to bring business leaders to Beijing amid US trade spat

China is Japan’s biggest trade partner.

News Government General
July 30, 2018  

US State Department announces $113M in initiatives in Asia

Announcement comes as fears are escalating of an all-out trade war between US and China over tariffs.

News Government Manufacturing General
March 9, 2018  

No special treatment for US if it wants to rejoin TPP: official

Senior Trump administration officials have said recently they’re looking at ways to possibly rejoin the pact.

News Automotive Manufacturing Business Operations Economy General
May 24, 2017  

China’s Geely to buy Lotus, take stake in Malaysia’s Proton

Deal gives Geely access to a distribution network in Southeast Asia.

News Manufacturing General
February 27, 2017  

Asia economies hold trade pact talks after Trump dumps TPP

China is playing a leading role in the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership.

News Manufacturing Business Operations Economy General
July 18, 2016  

ADB says developing Asian economies to grow 5.6 % in 2016

Performance will offset softness from the US economy and market shocks from Brexit.

News Government Manufacturing General
March 10, 2016  

Trump’s positions on trade, alliances could roil Asia ties

70 Republican national security experts have signed an open letter condemning the GOP front-runner.

News Energy Government Manufacturing Oil & Gas Economy General Operations Production Sustainability
January 25, 2016  

Promoting climate measures key to natural gas and oil exports

Analysts say the federal government must promote stricter emissions targets in Asia to boost LNG exports to the region.

News Manufacturing Economy General
September 2, 2015  

Global economic growth to be weaker than earlier expected: IMF head

Asia is still expected to lead global growth, but pace is slowing.