trade

Canadian lobbyists trail Freeland to New Zealand

Canadian lobbyists trail Freeland to New Zealand

Trade minister, lieutenant impress stakeholders in meetings.


Sliding loonie a ‘golden opportunity’ for wine exporters

For some producers, though, the crunch comes when buying supplies abroad.



Erdogan presses Trudeau on free trade

Ankara's full-court press included prime minister, foreign and economic ministers and ambassador.


Taiwan's election was important, but not a game changer

Canada supports Taiwan’s democratic institutions, but this was not the first peaceful transition of power and Canada does not need to pick sides.


Emerson report on transportation to be tabled by spring

Garneau mandate includes 'full review of the Canadian grain transportation system' as response to report.



Dairy, auto parts groups see risk, opportunity in China trade talks

Labour lobby warns against a one-way deal.


Liberals may explore registration system for extra copyright protection in TPP

Copyright lawyers split over potential to provoke an investor challenge.


Legislative lookahead: What to expect in 2016

The Trudeau government is set to tackle a range of international issues during this spring's parliamentary debates, from complex trade deals to immigration and refugees, terrorism, citizenship, border security, foreign aid and more.


EU turns the screws on Canada over visas

Planning a European vacation next year? You may need a visa.


Walking the talk on human rights in 2016

Our positions and declarations do matter, but they will be most convincing and effective when accompanied by specific action.


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January 20, 2016