November 27-29, 2018 | Edmonton, AB
Mark Rowswell, aka Dashan, joins host Jia Wang for the second episode of the China Matters podcast
A bottom-up perspective on investment flows from China to Canada
December 10, 2018
CBC News: China pressures U.S., Canada ahead of hearing for Huawei exec
SCMP: Beijing blames Canada for Huawei arrest and threatens ‘grave consequences for hurting feelings of Chinese people’
Financial Post: B.C.’s trade trip to China cancelled over Huawei arrest, Canada warned it could face ‘grave consequences’
Nikkei Asian Review: Japan bans Huawei and its Chinese peers from government contracts
The New York Times: China Tries to Balance Anger Over Huawei Arrest With Warmer Trade Ties
The Globe and Mail: Lighthizer calls March 1 ‘hard deadline’ for China deal
MarketWatch: Asia stocks fall after Chinese trade data misses expectations
Reuters: China's AI start-up Megvii raising $500 million at $3.5 billion valuation: sources
Bloomberg: Sailing Capital Seeks $1.5 Billion for Second PE Fund
SCMP: 100 Christians snatched in overnight raids on underground Chinese church
SCMP: Why China’s video games industry is welcoming a new ethics panel
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.
Please click here to learn more about our grants.
Dashan visits the China Institute! Host Jia Wang interviews Mark Rowswell, aka "the most famous foreigner in China".
The China Institute releases two papers on understanding Chinese SOEs in Canada.
Economic Policy & Trade Options for Canada Amidst Uncertainties Surrounding NAFTA and US/China Trade Disputes.
A comprehensive database that covers nearly 450 acquisitions, equity investments, and joint ventures in Canada by Chinese-controlled entities over the last twenty years.
Key findings of the Survey indicate Albertans’ growing support for Chinese investment and closer economic ties while some concerns still remain.
A report that examines the development of China’s renewable energy and clean technology in recent years, and discusses the challenges to Alberta.
The link has useful data that charts the rise of Huawei, paralleling the rise of China itself, but also illustratin… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…12/8/2018 8:46:42 AM
Now, deep into triangular imbroglio that revolves around Huawei, one wonders if US had picked a more junior officia… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…12/8/2018 8:41:19 AM
PRC media commentary on Vancouver arrest of senior Huawei officer has two startling views: 1. That for countries th… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…12/6/2018 12:55:10 PM
China Institute Director @GordonHoulden quoted in Edmonton Journal series on AI development in China and Canada edmontonjournal.com/technology/tec…12/6/2018 10:26:02 AM
RT @GordonHoulden: 90 days to make deals on tariffs is one thing. But 90 days to address the structural challenges of Chinese economy… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…12/4/2018 10:48:16 AM
Day 3 of "A Canadian Conversation: Climate Change, Clean Growth, and Energy Opportunities in China.” Energy Futures… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…11/29/2018 9:24:10 AM