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 19, 2018
Jia Wang, quoted in CBC News: Who wins a U.S.-China trade war? The one that loses least: Don Pittis
The New York Times: Trump Has Put the U.S. and China on the Cusp of a New Cold War
SCMP: China premier says yuan not a weapon in trade row as economic ‘cold war’ looms
SCMP: Trade war of words breaks out at China conference as US congressmen call out Beijing
Bloomberg: World Bank, China Looking at Co-Financing African Projects
Xinhua: Chinese ride-hailing giant DiDi expands to Mexico
Reuters: China's Tencent Music seeks $2 billion in U.S. IPO: sources
SCMP: Trade war: Taiwanese firms to flee mainland China over Donald Trump’s tariffs, claims Taipei
Financial Post: Venezuela doubles down on Chinese money to reverse crisis
Xinhua: Chinese vice premier meets Putin, vowing to further advance bilateral ties
The Globe and Mail: Ottawa launches probe of cyber security
Caixin: At ‘Summer Davos,’ Experts Debate How China Should Support Green Development Abroad
The Globe and Mail: The Great One at the Great Wall: Gretzky attempts to bring his brand to China, and the game with it
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.
FBI DIrector describes China as #1 counter-intelligence threat to US. Wray's comments focus on economic espionage,… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…9/13/2018 4:21:51 PM
Bloomberg op-ed by PRC former Vice-Min and senior NPC official gives a Chinese take on Trump's current China policy… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…9/13/2018 10:41:40 AM
It is true that China is more dependent on US market (18% exports) than US on PRC market (18%). But PRC market mat… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…9/13/2018 9:16:21 AM
#Canada #China Track II Dialogue with @GordonHoulden @guysaintjacque1
@lloydaxworthy @PeterMacKay in #Banff… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…9/18/2018 10:50:18 AM
RT @GordonHoulden: CIUA has noted a 79% decline in inward-bound investment from PRC in first half 2018 (compared to same period 2017).… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…8/27/2018 3:47:57 PM
Congrats Michaela! twitter.com/UofA_Arts/stat…8/27/2018 9:03:46 AM