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China's ratcheting up on inspections of Canadian pork has 'plausible deniability,' says trade expert

Published: 2019-06-05T21:45:00Z 

"What we've seen is a series of escalating steps by China to ratchet up pressure on Canada over political concerns," Dade told host David Gray on the ...

Young Canadians launch website tracking climate commitments of federal parties

Published: 2019-06-05T21:11:15Z 

Four young Canadians are tracking the commitments of federal political ... and provides links to party web pages or news articles showing the record ...

As seen on TV: 5 Canadian broadcasters who made it in America

Published: 2019-06-05T18:56:15Z 

Dale is the latest in a long line of Canadian journalists and broadcasters ... News, reporting on various general news and political stories in Canada.

Edmonton looking at SNC-Lavalin to build Valley Line West LRT

Published: 2019-06-05T18:22:30Z 

... giant SNC-Lavalin, embroiled in a major Canadian political scandal, is on a shortlist of ... In a news release Wednesday, the City of Edmonton announced it has ... In March of this year, the federal government pledged $948 million.

Oil lobby group calls for parties to campaign on regulatory help for pipelines

Published: 2019-06-05T17:15:00Z 

OTTAWA — The country's largest oil-and-gas lobby group is urging political ... The Canadian Association of Petroleum Producers released its election ... He said it should be a priority for government to ensure major pipeline .... May 31, 2019. News · Lethbridge and Area · Alberta · Agriculture · Canada ...

Political fracture between China and Canada runs deeper than outgoing Beijing ambassador ...

Published: 2019-06-05T16:30:57Z 

OTTAWA — Canada's trade minister is downplaying the forthcoming departure of China's outspoken envoy to Ottawa, saying differences between the ...

Ontario marks whirlwind, 'lightning speed' year since Premier Doug Ford's election

Published: 2019-06-05T15:33:45Z 

(Cole Burston/Canadian Press) ... Ford's June 7 victory ushered in a busy political year, with the new Progressive Conservative premier checking off a ...

Federal Report Pushes For Changes To Canada's Copyright Act

Published: 2019-06-05T10:07:21Z 

That the Government of Canada consults with Indigenous groups, experts, and ... By or under the direction or control of a Canadian government; and ... to investigate the remuneration of journalists, the revenues of news publishers, ...

Trudeau's 'climate emergency' meets his national muddle of malfunctioning carbon taxes

Published: 2019-06-05T09:56:15Z 

The news last week that the Trudeau government has introduced into the House of Commons a motion to declare a "climate emergency" in Canada ...

What does it mean to call Canada's treatment of Indigenous women a 'genocide'?

Published: 2019-06-05T09:11:02Z 

The report points a finger of blame at "present-day Canadian state conduct," .... One federal government official told CBC News that Canada "will ...

How tariffs work and why they've always mattered to Canada : Don Pittis

Published: 2019-06-05T07:52:30Z 

The new tariff threat, which Trump reportedly made against the wishes of economic advisers, has worried Canadian businesses and politicians.

75 years after D-Day, has the old alliance fallen apart?

Published: 2019-06-05T07:52:30Z 

Canadian soldiers land on a Normandy, France beach during the D-Day ... It was also a remarkable political achievement — one that has prompted ...

Trump's tariff tizzy highlights why Canada needs to be friendly with Mexico

Published: 2019-06-05T04:30:00Z 

To calm things down, Canada's Minister of Foreign Affairs, Chrystia ... The new tariffs are certainly not welcome news for these retail giants and they may ... for a very contentious, socio-political human issue is new ground in the West.

China wants to 'meet halfway' to fix dispute with Canada , but won't budge on jailed Canadians or ...

Published: 2019-06-05T00:22:30Z 

'The Chinese side is not responsible for this issue. But the Chinese government is waiting to make a joint effort,' China's ambassador to Canada said.

China wants to end impasse with Canada by meeting halfway: envoy

Published: 2019-06-05T00:10:13Z 

China's ambassador to Canada says his government wants to end the countries' impasse but won't give way on two of Canada's major complaints.

Canada says it has real concerns over China's human rights, Beijing protests

Published: 2019-06-04T23:48:45Z 

"We deplore the arbitrary detention of Canadians and other political prisoners in China and we have made that point directly to the Chinese leadership ...

LILLEY: China puts the squeeze on Canadian beef exports

Published: 2019-06-04T23:26:15Z 

China has long been annoyed with Canada under Justin Trudeau — beyond the ... Trudeau had maintained politics don't enter into Canadian judicial ...

The Conversation: Canada's UN submission will (eventually) draw the last lines on the map

Published: 2019-06-04T22:18:45Z 

Canada's partial submission to the CLCS, which includes written explanations and physical evidence, was led by branches of the federal government: ...

Canada's Tiananmen anniversary statement 'grossly' offside, envoy complains

Published: 2019-06-04T21:33:45Z 

Beijing's top diplomat to Canada blasted the Trudeau government for "grossly" violating China's internal affairs Tuesday after a statement singled out ...