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Understanding Chinese SOEs in Canada

The China Institute releases two papers on SOEs

2018 Annual National Forum on Canada-China Economic Policy

Economic Policy & Trade Options for Canada Amidst Uncertainties Surrounding NAFTA and US/China Trade Disputes

Comprehensive Database on Chinese Investment in Canada

A bottom-up perspective on investment flows from China to Canada

An overview of China in the media

May 25, 2018

 

Quote from Director Gordon Houlden
Globe and Mail: Aecon deal threatened Canadian sovereignty, Trudeau says

Quote from Deputy Director Jia Wang
Financial Post: Blocked Aecon deal casts chill on China trade talks
Bloomberg: China warns of Canadian investment chill after Aecon deal blocked

Canada-China Relations
CBC: Canada still wants to work with China despite blocked Aecon takeover: Bains

Trade War
CBC: The weird zigzags of a ship trying to navigate the U.S.-China trade war
Reuters: U.S. Commerce's Ross to visit China for trade talks in early June

Cross-strait Relations
CNN: Taiwan slams China after Burkina Faso cuts ties
South China Morning Post: Taiwanese aircraft tail Chinese bombers on flight around island

Domestic Politics
Bloomberg: China to Encourage Private Investment in State Carmakers
South China Morning Post: Chinese police take down gang of inventive online reputation cleaners

Diplomacy
The Diplomat: TPP’s Regulatory Capitalism and China’s Belt and Road Challenges
South China Morning Post: Former French intelligence agents suspected of spying ‘for China’

Energy and Environment
Reuters: Saudi Arabia assures China about oil market stability, supplies: NEA
Reuters: Chinese, others clamor for crude exports, but U.S. straining capacity
South China Morning Post: China tightens rules to tackle wasted power from wind farms

North Korea
South China Morning Post: Trump says Kim summit could still happen, as China worries of being caught in US-North Korea crossfire
South China Morning Post: Caught off guard by summit collapse, Seoul tries to play down impact

 

Thanks to the University of Alberta’s strong connections to and long-standing relationships with China, there are many scholars from all disciplines at the University of Alberta whose research, teaching, collaboration, academic initiative, or scholarship activities involve China or China-related areas. Interested researchers, students and prospective students are welcome to browse their profiles and contact them individually for further discussions.

Click here for a list of China Scholars at the University of Alberta.

In 2008, the China Institute (CIUA) launched its Multiple Funding Programs. Since then, CIUA has been offering funding to faculty members, researchers and students at the University of Alberta supporting their China related activities as well as to bring distinguished scholars to campus to share their knowledge and research. These activities have greatly strengthened linkages between the UAlberta and partner universities in China, and promote the level of understanding of China on campus.

CIUA offers:

  1. Faculty and Student Travel Grants to faculty members and students
  2. Research Grants to faculty members
  3. Special Faculty Initiatives supporting conferences, lectures and seminars

Please click here to learn more about our grants.

Featured Projects

Official CIUA Podcast

The China Institute launches its official podcast, "China Matters". Host Jia Wang interviews former Ambassador Guy Saint-Jacques on Canada-China relations and doing business in China.

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2018 National Forum

Economic Policy & Trade Options for Canada Amidst Uncertainties Surrounding NAFTA and US/China Trade Disputes

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China-Canada Investment Tracker

A comprehensive database that covers nearly 450 acquisitions, equity investments, and joint ventures in Canada by Chinese-controlled entities over the last twenty years.

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2017 Albertans' View on China

Key findings of the Survey indicate Albertans’ growing support for Chinese investment and closer economic ties while some concerns still remain.

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China's Renewable Energy and Clean-Tech Market

A report that examines the development of China’s renewable energy and clean technology in recent years, and discusses the challenges to Alberta.

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