Chuck Chiang

Trilingual multimedia journalist for print/online/radio/video. Specializes in Asia-Pacific relations with Western Canada.

UPDATED: Meng, Crown continue wrangling over lawfulness of U.S. charges

The Meng Wanzhou extradition hearings continue today with the arguments about whether the United States overreached beyond its jurisdiction in its charges against Meng expected to be concluded. The...

Pandemic cools property purchases by foreign buyers

Foreign buying activity slows dramatically, but will that slowdown continue?

UPDATED: Meng Wanzhou challenges legality of U.S. charges’

The Meng Wanzhou extradition hearings continues today as the defence is scheduled to conclude its argument that the U.S. violated international law in charging the Huawei Technologies CFO. Defence...

Defence: U.S. charges against Meng an 'interference with sovereignty of Hong Kong, China'

The international law expert brought in to argue on behalf of Huawei Technologies CFO Meng Wanzhou said Canada is at danger of violating said laws if it goes through with extraditing the Chinese...

UPDATED: Meng defence, Crown continue to wrestle over legitimacy of RCMP/CBSA actions

The Meng Wanzhou extradition hearings continued in Vancouver today, with the defence first rebuking Crown arguments that the Huawei Technologies CFO’s 2018 arrest was proper and legal. Defence...

Reuters report: Hong Kong capital outflow to Canada reaches $43.6 billion in 2020

A Reuters report said Hong Kong saw its highest capital outflow to Canada on record last year, surpassing $40 billion. The report comes as Hong Kong is facing massive crackdowns from the central...

UPDATED: Crown argues Meng case should not be thrown out on illegal search alone

The Meng Wanzhou extradition hearings continued today with the Crown wrapping up its response to defence claims that RCMP and border officers abused their power in arresting the Huawei Technologies...

Legal, tax challenge thicket entangles ‘border-free’ remote work

Special report: Pandemic opened doors for more telecommuting – but also a rats’ nests of regulation

UPDATED: CBSA within their right to seize Meng Wanzhou's passcodes, court hears

Canadian border officers are within their right to seize Huawei Technologies CFO Meng Wanzhou’s electronic devices and passcode as part of their admissibility exam, Crown lawyers told the court...

UPDATED: Crown says ‘context matters’ in Meng Wanzhou arrest

The Meng Wanzhou extradition proceedings continued today at a Vancouver courthouse, with Crown lawyers urging the court to consider the context of the situation when determining whether the RCMP and...