Asia Pacific

Covering all issues relating to the Asia Pacific region and how they affect Vancouver, British Columbia and Canada

B.C. launches trade mission to Europe to promote environmental, social governance standards

Visit will span 10 days and engage partners in five countries, officials say

Business council sees Indigenous opportunities in China enterprise

Canadian business group explores linking Indigenous companies to Chinese market

Canada’s China trade equation increasingly complex

Balancing economic gains and geopolitical realities will become harder for Canada: expert

Uncertainty clouds future of the hydrogen economy

Korea-Canada forum highlights divisions in B.C., Alberta visions for growing sector

Untangling alliances, ideologies in Russian aggression

Complex history and politics are key factors in Russia, China, India relationships

Chomsky questions Canada’s support of U.S. foreign policy

Noted historian calls for softening of antagonism in Canada-China relations

Canadians tuned out of Beijing's opening ceremony amid discontent for China

An Angus Reid poll found 78% of Canadians supported some form of boycott, from a full athlete boycott (40%) to a fan boycott or a diplomatic boycott

Calculating the Canada-Taiwan trade equation

Negotiating a Taiwan investment deal could signal a shift in Canada’s Indo-Pacific strategy

Long-term plan key to Canada’s trade success: observers

Despite potential for volatility, 2022 presents the country with unique opportunities

British Columbians want less trade with China, but at what cost?

While just over six in 10 Canadians want the country to trade less with China, nearly just as many are concerned about the economic fallout