September 05, 2021
Hostage Diplomacy Is Against China’s Interests
By Susana Malcorra
Normalized relations between China and the West should not be taken for granted. The fates of the two Michaels are test cases for the direction Beijing chooses.
August 10, 2021
Canadian Faces Spy Ruling as Huawei Decision Looms
By Joe McDonald
Michael Spavor and Michael Kovrig were detained in China in what critics labeled "hostage politics" in 2018.
June 12, 2021
Look for an Increasingly Active Canada in the South China Sea
By Jacob Benjamin
A number of factors are pushing Ottawa to increase both its rhetoric about and naval presence in the disputed water.
June 11, 2021
What’s Next in the Meng Wanzhou Extradition Trial?
By Edward Lehman and Jed Rothstein
The controversial case of the Huawei executive sparked a diplomatic crisis. But where do the legal proceedings stand?
September 12, 2019
Pork and Huawei: US-Canada-China Trade Triangle
By Mercy A. Kuo
Insights from Mike von Massow.
June 19, 2019
A Bitter Stalemate in Canada-China Relations
By Grant Wyeth
While Meng Wanzhou is sure to receive a fair extradition hearing, the situation for 3 Canadians remains much more opaque.
December 28, 2018
Why Canada Will Bear the Brunt of the American War on Huawei
By Uday Khanapurkar
The Canadian arrest of Huawei CFO Meng Wanzhou came at the request of the U.S., but Canada is likely to be the biggest loser.
December 10, 2018
China Escalates Pressure on Canada Over Huawei Case
By Charlotte Gao
The Chinese foreign ministry summoned U.S. and Canadian ambassadors over Meng Wanzhou’s detention.
February 17, 2016
Taiwan’s Democratic Elections and Canada's Response
By Hugh Stephens
The guiding principle: Do no harm.
January 01, 2016
Justin Trudeau and Canada-China Relations
By Hugh Stephens
Like father, like son?
October 28, 2015
3 Ways Justin Trudeau Will Affect Canada's Asia-Pacific Policies
By Benjamin David Baker
Canada's new Liberal Party prime minister will steer his country in a familiar direction in Asia.