$16.5M settlement in class action over mass arrests at 2010 G20 summit
Those arrested will each be entitled to compensation between $5,000 and $24,700, depending on their experiences.
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.
US to confront trade partners at global G20 finance meeting
Talk will focus on whether to commit to free trade or implicitly accept some protectionism.
Uncertainty about US intentions hangs over G20 finance ministers
Morneau, who has met with Trump officials, is expected to shed light on concerns about US fiscal and trade policy.
Britain’s PM May seeks out new trading relations post
HANGZHOU, China — British Prime Minister Theresa May said…
Protectionist views unlikely to creep into Canada: Trudeau
He believes Canadians broadly support positive engagement with the world.
China promises co-operation on steel at G20 global summit
HANGZHOU, China — China agreed to co-operate more closely…
G20 endorse trade but tighten controls
Governments are ratcheting up restraints on imports of steel and other goods.
G20 finance VIPs urge action on job-creating reforms
Many of the 800 commitments made in 2014 have yet to be carried out.
G-20 officials confronting global weakness, threats
Falling oil prices and potential market turmoil under review.
G20 reveals growth plan to boost global GDP by $2 trillion
Jumpstart plan includes the creation of a global infrastructure hub.
Several G20 nations slacking on bribes rules
Anti corruption group credits Canada with “moderate” enforcement.
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How OECD’s new guidelines will impact base erosion and profit splitting.
G20 finance officials decry lack of global growth
But remain split on best approach to stimulate global economy.
IMF chief calls for more focus on growth, less on trimming
Lagarde warns about the dangers of overemphasizing deficit reduction.
Flaherty says US must avoid fiscal cliff that would lead to recession
Falling off the edge would have a greater impact on Canada than EU woes
Canada’s technology sector gets a “C”
Alpha Exchange White Paper says Canada needs to pick up the pace.