September 2013 Archives

DEEP Centre in China

DEEP Centre co-founder Dan Herman was recently in Guangzhou, China for the 15th Biennial Conference of Associations for Canadian Studies in China. Hosted at the Guangdong University of Foreign Studies (GDUFS), the theme of the conference was “Canadian Internal and External affairs … Read More.

September 11, 2013

Is Blackberry’s patent hoard a ‘strategic national asset’?

News that Blackberry is preparing to lobby the Canadian government over a potential foreign-takeover of the Waterloo-based company shouldn’t surprise anyone. The Investment Canada Act (ICA) requires review of any foreign-takeover of a Canadian company valued over $344 million. In theory the … Read More.

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