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CIA secretly kept eye on Canadian economy, tar sands, mining during Cold War
Declassified reports say Trudeau was torn between urge to play leader of Third World and desire to hold his own with industrial giants.
Aug 7th, 2011
Harper begins Latin America swing amid global economic scramble
Trade talks aim to expand Canada's export markets as US turmoil continues.
Aug 7th, 2011
Amid economic jitters, Canada well positioned to face 'global headwinds': Flaherty
But country not an island, and international stress will affect us, he says.
Aug 6th, 2011
Canadians won't accept weaker US privacy standards, watchdog warns
Jul 12th, 2011
Canada will suffer if US defaults on debt
Economists say signs are hopeful for deal, but worry remains.
Jul 7th, 2011
Canadian government evacuates Canadians from Fukushima Daiichi radiation zone
As Czech, French, and US planes flew into Japan today to evacuate nationals, Canada sent buses to take Canadians away from radiation-threatened areas in northeastern Japan. But Canada has stopped...
Mar 17th, 2011
Canada: a great power?
Could Canada become a great power? Ask this question to most Canadians and you will probably be rebuked with an emphatic no, or polite chuckles. It is a question, however, that Canadians and...
Jul 20th, 2010