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Canada seeks Australia's help on trade war, but US and China not invited

Canada seeks Australia's help on trade war, but US and China not invited

Canada is pushing to strengthen dispute resolution and modernise the WTO and has invited Australia, among others, to a meeting dubbed the "save the WTO summit".

  • by Kirsty Needham

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Canada opens the door wide to legal marijuana
Canada

Canada opens the door wide to legal marijuana

Canada will become the second and largest country with a legal national marijuana marketplace.

  • by Gene Johnson
'An accomplice of genocide': Canada strips Aung San Suu Kyi of citizenship
Myanmar

'An accomplice of genocide': Canada strips Aung San Suu Kyi of citizenship

Canada's Senate voted unanimously to strip the former Nobel Peace Prize winner of the symbolic honour bestowed on her in 2007.

What's in sweeping new NAFTA deal between US, Canada and Mexico
Analysis
USA

What's in sweeping new NAFTA deal between US, Canada and Mexico

Goodbye, NAFTA. Hello, ‘USMCA.’ The deal has a new name, new rules for cars and trucks, and labour and IP protections.

  • by Heather Long
US, Canada strike trade deal to revamp NAFTA
Canada

US, Canada strike trade deal to revamp NAFTA

The new deal, reached just before a midnight deadline imposed by the US, will be called the United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement, or USMCA.

  • by Rob Gillies
Holy cow! How Canadian dairy pricing soured NAFTA
USA

Holy cow! How Canadian dairy pricing soured NAFTA

It is not entirely surprising that when hopes of reworking a NAFTA deal evaporated this week, they did so over milk products.

  • by Selena Ross
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Hunters guard body of man killed by polar bear circling their camp
Animals

Hunters guard body of man killed by polar bear circling their camp

Several other bears were killed in the days following the attack as more were drawn to the location by the scent of blood.

  • by Rozina Sabur
Canada's Conservatives face split ahead of 2019 election
Justin Trudeau

Canada's Conservatives face split ahead of 2019 election

A prominent former cabinet minister quit the party on Thursday to form his own right-leaning faction, focused on limited immigration and promoting free trade.

Australian woman caught sneaking Mexican into US
USA

Australian woman caught sneaking Mexican into US

US border officers have foiled an Australian woman's plan to sneak her Mexican fiance illegally across the US-Canadian border.

  • by Peter Mitchell
Much at stake as nice and nasty face off
Opinion
Opinion

Much at stake as nice and nasty face off

A tweet from an inoffensive source has escalated into a test of Western values.

  • by Peter Hartcher
Canada and US in territorial dispute over island inhabited by birds
USA

Canada and US in territorial dispute over island inhabited by birds

Canadians often boast that their 8891-kilometre boundary with the United States is the longest undefended border in the world. But tempers have frayed on at least one small stretch.

  • by Alan Freeman