August 23 - October 5, 2018
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
September 21, 2018
SCMP: US-China trade war: Donald Trump says it’s ‘time to take a stand’ after tariff move
China Daily: Trade war has impact on Canada's soybean farmers
SCMP: Chinese stocks have best week since March 2016 as investors cheer policies to boost growth amid trade war
Reuters: China money rates rise as cash demand, bond issuance sap liquidity
The Globe and Mail: Higher costs predicted for wireless carriers if Canada bans Huawei from 5G
Bloomberg: The Future Is in Africa, and China Knows It
Financial Times: Xinjiang investment climbs despite crackdown on Uighurs
The New York Times: China’s Sea Control Is a Done Deal, ‘Short of War With the U.S.’
SCMP: US slaps sanctions on Chinese military unit for buying Russian jets, missiles
SCMP: China hits back at American sanctions over Russian fighter jet and missile purchases
Reuters: China places top energy official, a senior Uighur, under investigation
SCMP: Beijing recruits Hong Kong artificial intelligence start-up SenseTime to lead tech drive
BBC: China blocks Twitch game-streaming service
The New York Times:As U.N. Gathers, Taiwan, Frozen Out, Struggles to Get Noticed
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.
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