China is on our doorsteps and in our futures

Standing up for our own values and institutions will be one of the key factors in a complex relationship that we need to deepen rather than limit.

BC Government Photo
A photo from British Columbia Premier Christy Clark's meeting with representatives from China National Offshore Oil Corporation this month.
Wendy Dobson, Paul Evans
Published: Friday, 11/27/2015 12:00 am EST
Last Updated: Wednesday, 12/02/2015 11:26 am EST

During the recent election campaign, China was hardly mentioned. This oversight is explained by all politics being local. Yet an increasingly obvious local reality is that China is on our doorsteps and in our futures, as global economic gravity shifts to Asia.

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