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by Gordon Houlden and Noureddin Zaamout
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A bottom-up perspective on investment flows from China to Canada
March 22, 2019
Reuters: Trump: China trade deal likely; automakers can avoid tariffs with U.S. plants
The Globe and Mail: China ramps up tensions, halts new purchases of all Canadian canola, imposes strict inspections of other agriculture goods
SCMP: China’s Xi Jinping rolls out the big guns for his European ‘belt and road’ show
Financial Times: Charts that show why Italy wants China’s Belt and Road Initiative
SCMP: Pineapple politics: Beijing-friendly Taiwanese mayor Han Kuo-yu comes bearing fruit, but won’t touch prickly cross-strait issues
Mother Jones: Chinese Influence Group Shuts Down After Report on Cindy Yang’s Ties
The New York Times: After a Dip, Hong Kong Real Estate Again Eyes the Stratosphere
Reuters: Alibaba, Tencent, car makers set up $1.5 billion China ride-hailing venture
Reuters: U.S. warns China meddling in Hong Kong hurting business confidence
SCMP: US Treasury sanctions two China-based shipping companies over claims they helped North Korea evade international sanctions
CBC: Death toll in China chemical plant explosion rises to 47
BBC News: Homeless intellectual becomes online celebrity in China
The Scientist: Chinese-American Scientist Societies Fear Racial Profiling
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.
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