Asia Pacific

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

Canadian investors urged to bet on Philippines

Economist says B.C. businesses should look past political controversies in Manila

Canada urged to seek sectoral trade deals with China

Sector-specific agreements would build business links with Asia despite USMCA: PPF report

Canada should turn to sector-specific deals with China in light of USMCA, report says

Canada should turn to sectoral agreements - that is, deals focusing on specific industries like agriculture and energy - in growing business links with China in light of the perceived “U.S. veto”...

Japan deal sweetens export prospects for B.C. cherry growers

Sector cheers market access agreement as higher costs, low domestic prices push B.C. fruit producers abroad

Chinese arbitration organization to open Vancouver branch

Office in the city will be the international commission’s first in North America

Can B.C. cash in on China cold rush?

New refrigerated supply chain joins e-commerce in opening Asian interior to B.C. fruits, seafood

China’s schools plan poses little threat: observers

Foreign alternatives provide potential immigration destination for students, parents

Tech firm upbeat about long-term potential of cryptocurrencies

Vancouver platform seeks to open trading channels between digital currencies, the Canadian dollar and China’s yuan

Business delegation says more government support needed to maximize China market potential

Success at major Asian food expo for Richmond-based group points to rising interest in Canadian products

China’s tech still lags behind that of leading Western countries

Top Asian economist says main advances have been made in e-commerce, not core manufacturing innovations