News General Technology
October 23, 2020  

Huawei sales up, but growth slows under virus, US pressure

US sanctions cut off access to most American components in a feud with Beijing over technology and security.

News Government Manufacturing General
September 11, 2020  

Quebecers who don’t follow COVID-19 mask guidelines to face fines

Dollar amount of the fines has not been decided, province-wide sanctions to begin Sept. 12.

News Government Manufacturing General
August 27, 2020  

China criticizes US sanctions over South China Sea buildup

America rejects China’s claim to virtually the entire waterway, portions claimed by Vietnam, the Philippines and other governments.

News Government Manufacturing General Technology
August 18, 2020  

China says US damaging global trade with Huawei sanctions

Commerce Department rules block suppliers from using US technology to produce processor chips and other components for the company.

News Government Manufacturing Economy General
May 15, 2020  

China uses trade as weapon to silence virus criticism

Some Australian beef imports blocked after government called for a robust inquiry into the outbreak and rebuffed Chinese demands to back off.

News Government General
February 28, 2019  

No deal: Trump, Kim summit collapses over sanctions impasse

Trump blamed the breakdown on North Korea’s insistence that all the punishing sanctions the U.S. has imposed on Pyongyang be lifted.

News Government Manufacturing General
December 10, 2018  

China pressures US, Canada ahead of Huawei hearing

Arrest could fuel US-China trade tensions as the two sides seek resolution to trade and technology issues.

News Government General
November 22, 2018  

Freeland says Khashoggi case not closed; but Trump says facts may never be known

In the case of the murdered journalist, Canada will persist with its push for a transparent international investigation, says Foreign Affairs minister.

News Government General
August 22, 2018  

Putin says latest US sanctions senseless

Calls restrictions “counterproductive…, especially against such country as Russia.”

News Government Manufacturing General
August 9, 2018  

New Russia sanctions over poisoning of former spy, daughter

US made the determination this week that Russia had used the Novichok nerve agent.

News Government Manufacturing General
May 15, 2018  

Trump’s bid to help Chinese telecom firm ZTE draws fire but raises hopes

Seen as potential leverage for progress on other trade issues and win support for upcoming North Korea meeting.

News Government Manufacturing General
May 9, 2018  

Sanctions on Iran could cost US, European companies billions

Aircraft makers, oil companies and auto manufacturers will be hurt the most.