Coronavirus is changing the rules on foreign investment in essential areas
Pandemic adds new dimensions to concerns that will have global ramifications for FDI and trade flows.
G20 leaders to meet virtually to co-ordinate virus response
Meeting comes amid criticism the world’s wealthiest countries are not doing enough to combat the virus or its economic impact globally.
Canada among G20 countries least likely to hit emissions targets
Climate Transparency report says Canada, South Korea and Australia are the farthest from meeting targets to cut emissions.
How Canada’s climate plan compares to other G20 members
Facts about Climate Transparency’s 2019 report card on Canada’s efforts.
At G20, Trudeau highlights plight of Canadians in China, but details scarce
PMO said Canada received “broad” support from its European partners on the matter.
In Japan, Trump begins talks on trade, Iran, North Korea
The summit will be a test of both Trump’s go-it-alone style.
Trudeau seeks support from allies at G20 amid China-Canada tensions
Chinese have refused to talk to senior Canadian government officials.
Bibeau presses Chinese counterpart on canola ban at G20
Follows Canada at a major WTO meeting to demand China deliver proof that Canadian canola is contaminated.
A look at what happened at the G20 summit in Argentina
Trump dug in his heels on climate change and language referencing protectionism.
China says talks with US on trade battle have resumed
Xi and Trump are due to meet this month at a gathering of the Group of 20 major economies in Argentina.
No G20 member has climate plan that meets Paris targets: report
Climate Transparency analysis says each Canadian produces nearly three times the G20 average of eight tonnes of GHGs per person.
G20 calls for more dialogue on rising trade tensions
Global economy remains strong, but growth is becoming less synchronized.
Trump on board for anti protectionist measures at G20, not climate change
Merkel pushes for US president to be isolated as the only holdout on Paris Accord.
Germany’s Merkel vows not to give up on US free trade deal
To host G20, seeking as broad an agreement as possible on the advantages of open markets, free and fair world trade.
Canada won’t renegotiate Paris or keep it from G20 to placate Trump: Liberals
G7 environment ministers pledge the Paris climate accord is the “irreversible” global tool to address climate change.