Asia Pacific

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

B.C. targets Asian alternatives in diversification plan

Province pivots trade-mission efforts to Japan, South Korea as China uncertainty increases

Huawei crisis spurs welcome rethink of Canada-China relations: expert

International spat over Meng Wanzhou case is a ‘gift’ that highlights incompatibility between Canada and authoritarian regime, says author Jonathan Manthorpe

Richmond nutritional gummy producer enters China’s e-commerce market

Herbaland, a Richmond-based nutritional gummy producer, is entering the Chinese market by partnering with a subsidiary of Alibaba. Tmall Global, owned by Alibaba – Amazon’s primary competitor, is...

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...