The China Brief is a compilation of stories and links related to China and its relationship with Canada’s West. The opinions expressed in the links are those of the articles’ authors and don’t necessarily reflect the views of the Canada West Foundation and our affiliates.


Latest edition

China Brief | 04: May 28, 2018

In this edition: Canada says no to the Aecon deal, Air Canada wades into the Taiwan dispute, and we find out China’s top polluters. Plus, have your say in our Aecon poll.

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China Brief | 04
May 28, 2018

Canada says no to the Aecon deal, Air Canada wades into the Taiwan dispute, and we find out China’s top polluters.

China Brief | 03
May 14, 2018

We take a deep dive into Chinese investment in Canada, Minister MacAulay heads to China to sell Canadian ag, and the China-U.S. trade spat simmers. Also, panda cubs!

China Brief | 02
April 30, 2018

The debate around the potential sale of one of Canada’s major construction companies to a China SOE heats up; more chest-thumping on the China-US trade spat; and a look at what the Canadian Senate did to get the Chinese government riled up.

China Brief | 01
April 16, 2018

China-U.S. chest-thumping on trade, what it means for Canada’s soy, pork, peas and other products, and what Heritage Minister Joly came home with after her recent trip to China. 

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