Asia Pacific

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Huawei pleads not guilty to fraud, violating Iran sanctions

Chinese telecom giant Huawei Technologies Co. Ltd. has formally entered a not-guilty plea in New York after the company was arraigned Thursday.   Lawyers for the company- whose CFO, Meng Wanzhou,...

Pets may help open Asian doors for B.C. pot companies

Firm pitches pet-health products overseas

China ramps up pressure on Canada in Meng case

As Huawei CFO extradition looks to drag on, observers warn of more retaliation

B.C.'s latest Asia trade mission to focus on Japan, South Korea; skips China

B.C.’s two ministers on the international trade portfolio will be travelling to Asia later this month in an effort to diversify business ties beyond the province’s top-two trade partners. Officials...

B.C. exporters feel chill in Canada-China freeze

Seafood, wine and other sectors vulnerable in escalation of Ottawa-Beijing dispute

Huawei CFO files Canadian civil suit; Beijing accuses detained Canadians of stealing state secrets

Huawei Technologies Co. Ltd. CFO Meng Wanzhou, who faces the start of her extradition hearing to the United States on Wednesday, is filing a civil suit against the Canadian government and several...

Ottawa approves proceeding with Huawei CFO Meng's extradition hearing

Ottawa has officially approved the start of the extradition process for Huawei Technologies Co. Ltd. CFO Meng Wanzhou to the United States. In a statement released this morning, the federal...

Trade associations caught in the middle of Ottawa-Beijing conflict

Canadian multinationals or small and medium-sized businesses with more diversified client bases may be able to find ways to adjust to the growing unease between Canada and China in the wake of the...

Uneasy Year of the Pig arrives for China-dependent B.C. companies

Chinese New Year dawns on a jittery business landscape as Huawei dispute casts uncertainty over access to overseas markets

Update: Huawei CFO appears in Vancouver courtroom after U.S. spells out charges against her

Meng Wanzhou in court to alter bail conditions and set appearance dates, a day after U.S. authorities claim "company-wide" effort to steal trade secrets