Canada’s agricultural opportunities in Asia
May 18, 2012
A recent report in the Canada in the Pacific Century series finds that opportunities for Canada in the agricultural sector in Asia are `golden’ and that obstacles are `surmountable’.
Event recap: Drilling down on the Asian cities agenda
Canada 2020’s third panel in the Canada We Want in 2020 Speaker Series took place in Ottawa on March 27 in front of an engaged crowd of 200 at the Château Laurier Hotel.
You can recap by watching the entire video on our event page, or read this summary.
Blog: Why ‘Asia – it’s big!’ won’t cut it
Our conversations on Asia are stuck in a rut – and that’s a problem. If we’re going to help each other be engaged members of the policy community that shapes and forms opinions and decisions, we need to be smarter in how we talk about the opportunities and risks in engaging the new pacific century.
Opinion: Australia’s Asian Century – Canada’s too?
Last week the Australian government released a White Paper: Australia in the Asian Century. The nearly 300-page paper is ambitious, strategic, well-written and comprehensive. One Australian commentator called it ‘lofty and inspirational’. That is what is at the root of my Australia-envy.
Event Recap: Panelists confront ‘the new state capitalism’ at Buying Canada event
To watch this panel, visit the event page & click ‘Watch this video’ 17 October 2012 (Ottawa) – On Wednesday,…
Issues: Strategic industries, state-owned enterprises and the national interest
On Wednesday October 17 2012, Canada 2020 hosted a panel discussion on state-owned enterprises (SOEs) buying into strategic industries in Canada. This deck provides an introduction to the main issues at stake.