China, softwood lumber also among government’s top trade priorities for 2016.
It's unclear where China's requests end and its demands begin.
Canada maintained restrictions in TPP, CETA on acquisitions by state-owned enterprises.
Trade dialogue, promised after Harper visit in November 2014, has yet to materialize.
NGOs that received spike of donations after Alan Kurdi photo have struggled to raise as much money for the refugee crisis as for natural disaster relief efforts.
Deal covers non-EU members Switzerland, Norway, Iceland and Liechtenstein.
Refugees, TPP, C-51, climate change, John Baird, the Victims of Communism Memorial, the Sustainable Development Goals and more.
But government seen to retain ability to block trade over national security concerns.
Market status for China could affect steel, solar manufacturers.
'Canadian fingerprints' seen to be all over copyright protection provisions—but Canada also accused of being 'unambitious' on the file.