The future of education

The future of education

The EU’s education policy chief on the technology ‘tsunami,’ international student mobility and why PhDs are pouring coffee.

Asian infrastructure bank sets sail without Canada

The Harper government’s decision to hold off is mystifying many and raises bigger questions about Canada’s Asia strategy.

India’s dismal record on freedom of expression poses risk to Canada

As a potential future preferential trading partner, Mr. Harper should speak with Mr. Modi about India’s vague, overly broad, and overlapping laws that violate freedom of expression.

Michelle Rempel: Cellar-wise cabinet minister

The sommelier reads wine books on the plane to and from her minister-of-state job.

As Modi visit looms, Canada restarts India trade talks

Little is being said about the specifics of the ninth round, held just weeks before a scheduled April visit by the Indian leader.

Conservatives seeing double in communist Vietnam

Members defend coexistence of anti-communist rhetoric, trade mission to communist country.

Trade talks with Thailand on pause: New Thai envoy

Vijavat Isarabhakdi says Canada wants to wait until Thai elections.

Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank: Join on the right terms

Decision-making talk should be held mostly between banking lawyers, not politicians.

Canada should join the Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank

Despite US objections, there seems little reason for Canada to hold back in signing on to the Chinese-led development bank.

Canada, China and a ‘recipe for mediocrity’

A review of former ambassador David Mulroney’s new book that’s making waves.

Focus at home to help grow exports, wineries tell senators

The Canadian Vintners Association appeared before the Senate ag committee on March 10.

Burmese women's rights activists wary of Canadian mining investment

Some civil society reps worried about implications of DFATD scoping mission last fall.

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