February 16, 2018 | 11:30am - 1:00pm
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
February 16, 2018
Business Journal: Ottawa’s Motion Pay brings Chinese payment giants to Canada
Financial Post: Crypto-miners flood into Canada, boosting the hopes of small towns looking for a break
Influence and Soft Power
Financial Times: Europe needs to step up vigilance on China’s influence
CNBC: Mapping out China's Belt and Road Initiative
BBC: US rejects China-led bid for Chicago Stock Exchange
Washington Post: US urges Malaysia protect Uighurs facing deportation
Washington Post: China and Russia’s game of distortion
Bloomberg: Geostrategists: Give Russia and China a Rest
International Trade and Globalization
Financial Times: China’s accession to WTO has been a boon, not an error
Financial Times: China bets on donkey breeding to curb Africa imports
South China Morning Post: What’s the greatest risk to China’s economy? Look no further than its growing corporate and household debt
South China Morning Post: ‘Falling behind’: US admiral warns of China dominance in hypersonic missile race
Global Times: US deployment of aircraft carrier through South China Sea a sign of its unease: expert
Health and Environment
CNN: World's first human case of H7N4 avian flu reported in China
South China Morning Post: Can North Korea cover up its brutal regime with lipstick diplomacy?
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.
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Australian study of complex environment facing PRC students in China would have applicability in Canada as well. twitter.com/j_laurenceson/…2/12/2018 8:40:12 AM
DPRK US direct talks would be a step forward, although not imminent. But the chance of DPRK agreeing to de-nuclear… twitter.com/i/web/status/9…2/12/2018 8:33:14 AM
The #YearOfTheDog is off to an exciting start at the China Institute; Former Ambassador Guy Saint-Jacques… twitter.com/i/web/status/9…2/16/2018 2:55:17 PM
Happy Lunar New Year from all of us at the China Institute - including Cinder! It is, of course, the year of the do… twitter.com/i/web/status/9…2/16/2018 10:11:57 AM
The CIUA enjoyed an exceptional start to the Chinese Lunar New Year yesterday alongside Honourable Marlin Schmidt,… twitter.com/i/web/status/9…2/6/2018 10:58:49 AM