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News Government General
May 19, 2020  

Technology threatens human rights in the coronavirus fight

Coronavirus shows the symbiosis between big data and AI to provide relevant information upon which governments can take action

News Energy Government Oil & Gas General
January 13, 2020  

BC human rights commissioner asks Canadian government to halt pipeline project

Believes Canada is shirking its obligations as a signatory to the UN Committee for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination.

News Government Manufacturing General
December 11, 2019  

Chinese officials lash out at US over legislation critical of Hong Kong policies

Part of an ongoing campaign of vilification over what Beijing considers hostile acts aimed at restraining its development as a world power.

News Government Manufacturing General
November 28, 2019  

Furious, China summons US ambassador over Hong Kong bills

Clash could upset already thorny trade negotiations between the two nations.

News Government Manufacturing General
April 30, 2019  

UN watchdog critical of delays with new Canadian corporate ethics ombud

Further legal review, due in June, assessing what the ombudsperson’s powers should be.

News Government Manufacturing General
August 14, 2018  

Saudi-Canada spat: Both countries are wrong

Riyadh’s move to freeze all business with Ottawa impacts opportunities for collaboration and investment.

News Government Manufacturing General
August 9, 2018  

Saudi official says Canada dispute won’t affect oil sales

Kingdom’s energy minister declares firm and longstanding policy that oil is not influenced by “political circumstances.”

News Government Manufacturing General
August 8, 2018  

Trudeau says Canada standing firm on Saudi Arabia’s human rights abuses

An apology or a withdrawal of human rights concerns raised is not on the table.

News Government Manufacturing General
August 8, 2018  

Saudi Arabia directing selloff of Canadian assets after Freeland criticism

Financial Times reports Saudi central bank, state pension funds instructed to dispose of Canadian equities, bond and cash.