Asia Pacific

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

New U.S.-China 'Phase 1' trade deal could be boon or bane for Canadian, B.C. exports

Washington and Beijing have struck Phase 1 of a trade deal that experts say could either help or harm Canadian and B.C. exports in 2020 - depending on the details of the deal. U.S. President Donald...

Huawei CFO Meng extradition case won’t be broadcast

Judge cites right to fair trial in Canada and U.S.

SPECIAL REPORT: Huawei technology reaches across Canadian, European research networks

Canadian intelligence services should be closely examining deals: expert

Special report: Canadian taxpayers, companies subsidizing Huawei research

Chinese company reaps reports, prototypes in exchange for research cash

B.C. export prospects hinge on U.S. vote

Those looking for a reprieve in 2020 from a series of strong headwinds that pummelled Canadian exports and international trade in 2019 should prepare for more of the same. That’s the opinion of a...

Year in review: Fallout deepens with each delay in Meng case, observers warn

A protracted extradition process for Huawei CFO will worsen outlook for B.C., Canadian businesses with Chinese exposure

Quick start for rural immigration fast-track program

Plan seeks to woo more foreign entrepreneurs to areas outside of urban centres

Defence, prosecution oppose cameras in courtroom

Huawei CFO, Crown seek to block media request to broadcast extradition proceedings

Newsmaker of the year: Huawei CFO Meng Wanzhou

Company executive’s arrest could cause permanent Canada-China relations rift: experts

U.S.-China trade talks pose challenges for B.C.

The outcome of on-again, off-again talks between Washington and Beijing on resolving their tariff war – and their effect on trade between B.C. and China – remain cloudy and won’t become clear until...