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Parliament debates NDP motion to defeat FIPA
The Canadian House of Commons debated a motion Thursday to stop the Canada-China Foreign Investment Promotion and Protection Act (FIPPA, or FIPA). The NDP, whose MP Don Davies tabled the motion,...
Apr 18th, 2013
CNOOC optimistic about Nexen buy amid FIPA controversy: The SinoFile
The company cites Chinese politics and economy as a reason why the deal may not end up as planned.
Feb 26th, 2013
Unions and environmental groups stand with Hupacasath injunction against FIPA
Hupacasath BC First Nations and a number of labour and community organizations hold a press conference, speaking out against the Harper Government's proposed Canada-China FIPA contract.
Feb 20th, 2013
Hupacasath First Nation files affidavits in case against China-Canada FIPA: The SinoFile
A BC First Nation formally launches its campaign against the FIPA deal.
Feb 19th, 2013
Labour disputes like HD Mining could cost BC residents: SinfoFile
But not if one BC First Nation has anything to say about it.
Feb 5th, 2013
Don’t be fooled by the spin on the Canada-China treaty
There's a lot of spin about the Canada-China investment treaty, but Canadians should not be fooled into the deal, says Gus Van Harten.
Gus Van Harten
Nov 7th, 2012
SumOfUs and LeadNow deliver petition with 60,000 anti-Canada-China FIPPA signatures to Ottawa
"I feel like we have a Prime Minister who is undermining the Canada that I've always loved," a backer of the petition wrote.
Oct 30th, 2012