Asia Pacific

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

Farm protests highlight complex India trade outlook

B.C. demonstrations supporting Indian farmers illustrate challenges of deepening ties

Biden to change style, not substance, of China relations: analysts

His administration will likely bring a mellower tone but no fundamental change in policy

Canadians embrace Asia-Pacific neighbours – except China: poll

Survey reflects continued deep-freeze in relations between Ottawa and Beijing

Canada eager for India trade talks despite tepid response

“Stars are aligning” for resumption of negotiations, says Canadian foreign affairs minister

Former Australian PM blames China for strained trade relations

To restore business trust in China, Beijing must release detained Canadians, say western analysts

B.C. politicians should lift mute button on China’s human rights: top critic

“Today, there's just no excuse for having your head that far in the sand and yet, you know, we still have too many politicians that do” - MP Garnett Genuis

Acts of genocide, organ harvesting occurring in China: House of Commons subcommittee

China is committing acts of genocide against Uyghur and other Turkic Muslims in the autonomous region of XinJiang, a House of Commons subcommittee on international human rights has declared. On...

Asian markets tout success in COVID fight to woo business

Taiwan, South Korea re-launch trade promotional efforts in British Columbia

Chinese Communist Party agreement with B.C. needs federal ‘cues’: Wilkinson

BC Liberal Party initiated several trade missions to China between 2013 and 2017 and signed an MOU on that country’s “One Belt One Road” global trade initiative

Beware pitfalls of joint ventures in China: report

New report sheds light on good, bad partnership models for Canadian tech companies