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Trudeau pushing HFX to drop Taiwan award to avoid angering China

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Canada's government under Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is reportedly threatening to withdraw government funding for the Halifax International Security Forum (HFX) if ...

Two Canadians detained in China since 2018 to face trial imminently

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Two Canadians detained in China since December 2018 in what is widely seen as a retaliatory move for the arrest of a senior Huawei executive are set to face trial soon. ...

Huawei CFO Meng Wanzhou received death threats in mail, Canada court hears

Huawei Chief Financial Officer Meng Wanzhou received multiple death threats, including bullets in the mail, while under house arrest in Vancouver, a Canadian court heard on Wednesday (Jan. 13). The...

Canadian accusations on China being cyber-crime threat are groundless, says China

Chinese foreign ministry spokesman Zhao Lijian said on Thursday (Nov. 19) accusations by Canada are groundless, when asked about Canada naming China and Russia among main cyber-crime threats. Canad...

Trudeau says Canada will not bow to China's 'coercive diplomacy'

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said on Wednesday (Nov. 11) that his country would not cave in to pressure from China over the case of Huawei Chief Financial Officer Meng Wanzhou who was arrest...

China, Canada trade barbs on 50-year anniversary of diplomatic relations

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — On the 50th anniversary of diplomatic ties between Canada and China, Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau laid into China’s human rights record and arbitrary deten...

Canada drops free trade talks with China: The Globe and Mail

A trade agreement between Canada and China is no longer worth pursuing, Canada's Foreign Affairs Minister François-Philippe Champagne said in an interview to The Globe and Mail, abandoning ...

New Canadian opposition leader wants tougher stance against China

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Canada needs to stand up in the face of aggression from communist China or it will legitimize its behavior and encourage more bad actions, new Canadian opposition leader E...

China sentences 3rd Canadian to death on drug charges

China has sentenced a third Canadian citizen to death on drug charges amid a steep decline in relations between the two countries. The Guangzhou Municipal Intermediate Court announced Xu Weihong&rs...

Trudeau: China doesn't understand Canadian judicial system

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said Thursday (May 21) that China doesn't get that Canada has an independent judicial system and reiterated that Beijing imprisoned two Canadians in retaliat...

Canadian Conservative Party members sign letter supporting Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Forty members of the Canadian Conservative Party signed a letter delivered to Minister of Foreign Affairs Francois-Philippe Champagne on Wednesday (May 6), calling on the ...

Canadian Parliament to propose human rights sanctions against China

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Canadian senators Thanh Hai Ngo and Leo Housakos revealed Thursday (Dec. 5) that the Conservative Party plans on initiating a motion next week to adopt stronger measures a...

Canada may have assisted China's bio-warfare program with transfer of lethal viruses

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – A startling report from Canada on Thursday (Aug. 8) reveals that Canadian health officials approved the transfer of dangerous virus samples to China in March of 2019, whic...

Taiwan envoy to Canada urges Ottawa to pursue closer ties

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taiwan’s official representative in Canada, Winston Chen (陳文儀), has been busy in Ottawa promoting increased Taiwanese-Canadian ties. As diplomatic relations between ...

Another Canadian detained in China amid diplomatic chill

OTTAWA, Ontario (AP) — A Canadian citizen has been detained in Yantai, China, Canada's government said Saturday, a step that comes amid tense relations between the countries. Global Affai...