Category: Asian community

Huawei CFO Meng Wanzhou granted bail by Vancouver judge

https://bc.ctvnews.ca/huawei-cfo-meng-wanzhou-granted-bail-by-vancouver-judge-1.4213679 Meng Wanzhou, the chief financial officer of Huawei who is facing fraud allegations, learned the decision after a days-long hearing that saw the defence outline a release plan that included near-constant monitoring of her whereabouts. As the judge delivered his reasoning, he said Meng has no criminal record in China or elsewhere, and that […]

CFO of China’s Huawei Technologies Meng Wanzhou arrested in Vancouver

https://bc.ctvnews.ca/cfo-of-china-s-huawei-technologies-arrested-in-vancouver-1.4206433 The logo of Chinese tech giant Huawei © AFP / AARON TAM CFO of China’s Huawei Technologies arrested in Vancouver Rob Gillies, The Associated Press Published Wednesday, December 5, 2018 3:36PM PST  Last Updated Wednesday, December 5, 2018 3:37PM PST TORONTO – Canadian authorities said Wednesday that they have arrested the chief financial officer […]

Chinese-only signs erected across from Richmond City Hall

https://www.vancourier.com/news/chinese-only-signs-erected-across-from-richmond-city-hall-1.23179628 Signs appear contradictory to municipal policy, reignite debate Graeme Wood / Richmond News FEBRUARY 20, 2018 12:25 PM This pottery and home accessory business erected Chinese-only signs across from Richmond City Hall, despite apparent (non-enforceable) policies that encourage English on 50 per cent of signage. The Chinese-only signage of a new business, in the sightlines of […]

2012: No Canadian hires for four years at Chinese-owned B.C. mine

https://www.theglobeandmail.com/report-on-business/international-business/asian-pacific-business/no-canadian-hires-for-four-years-at-chinese-owned-bc-mine/article6281852/   Chinese workers began arriving at the site, some 1,000 kilometres north of Vancouver, in recent weeks. HD MINING PAV JORDAN MINING REPORTER PUBLISHED DECEMBER 12, 2012 UPDATED MAY 10, 2018 COMMENTS HD Mining International, building a large coal mine in northern British Columbia using Chinese workers, will take four years before it hires […]

China Wants Total Access To Canada, May Seek To Import Its Own Workers

https://www.huffingtonpost.ca/2017/03/25/caanda-china-trade_n_15584542.html China’s government is seeking full access to Canada’s economy in free trade talks, a move that could result in Chinese state-owned companies bringing their own employees to work on projects in Canada. China’s ambassador to Canada, Lu Shaye, told the Globe and Mail his government wants to avoid discussions of human rights issues, fearing it could […]