New Report Explains China-Canada Science and Technology Relations
Tracking Albertans' views on China
A bottom-up perspective on investment flows from China to Canada
January 22, 2018
Director Gordon Houlden Interview
Politics Podcast: Gordon Houlden and Jane Boulden discuss the Vancouver meeting on North Korea
Globe News Wire: Canadian Nanosatellite Launch from China Heralds New Era of Satellite Services
Toronto Star: What did the Vancouver summit on North Korea accomplish? Not much
Globe and Mail: BMO boosts ties with Chinese bank as country vows to open up sector
The Diplomat: Will Canada Screw up a March Pacific Trade Deal?
South China Morning Post: Beijing hits back at US defence strategy and ‘cold war mindset’
South China Morning Post: Trump’s First Year Failed the China Test. His second looks far worse
Reuters: Chinese state media: US government shutdown exposes 'chronic flaws'
CNBC: China's top paper says US forcing Beijing to speed up military deployments in a disputed waterway
Financial Times: China and the west head for a clash of systems
Global Times: PLA Navy deploys ‘new type of electronic warfare aircraft’
Reuters: China says United States is real threat to global trade, not itself
Financial Times: India defends solar panel makers from Chinese rivals
Reuters: Chinese power consumption climbed over 6 percent in 2017: NEA
South China Morning Post: Pakistan’s stance on militants alienated the US. Is China next?
Reuters: Maldives ex-leader claims Chinese land grabbing; government denies
Xinhua: Chinese president calls for concerted efforts with Latin America on B&R Initiative
Investment and Finance
Bloomberg: Fresh Doubts Raised on China's Bad-Loan Data
Reuters: China's war on smog hits fertilizer, pesticide output in December: stats
South China Morning Post: Political will – and a north wind – lift Beijing up China’s air quality ranking
Science and Technology
Xinhua: Details of China's long-range, quantum-secured "unhackable" messaging revealed
South China Morning Post: Surveillance under the sea: how China is listening in near Guam
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.
Occasional Paper by Margaret McCuaig JohnsonFrom Field Surgery to Advanced Robotics: Sino-Canadian Relations in Science and Technology, 1938 to 2018
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.
US National Science Foundation & National Science Board report describes China as either S&T superpower, or on verg… twitter.com/i/web/status/9…1/22/2018 10:58:08 AM
Extensive report on complexity of views of Chinese students abroad toward their motherland and their host country.… twitter.com/i/web/status/9…1/19/2018 10:43:59 AM
2018 collision appears likely as President Trump promises of action on PRC trade meet Chinese resistance to concess… twitter.com/i/web/status/9…1/19/2018 7:35:37 AM
CTV News Channel interviews Director Gordon Houlden. twitter.com/GordonHoulden/…12/22/2017 11:08:23 AM
RT @GordonHoulden: Australia's PRC Ambassador gave thorough take on 19th Congress, PRC foreign policy, and strengths/challenges of Can… twitter.com/i/web/status/9…11/20/2017 9:39:14 AM
RT @GordonHoulden: I look forward to comparing & contrasting Australian & Canadian approaches to managing relations with Beijing. twitter.com/j_laurenceson/…11/3/2017 8:57:36 AM