Gulf Times - Canada
Philippines says envoy recalled over Canada trash row

Philippines says envoy recalled over Canada trash row

The Philippines has recalled its ambassador to Canada, Manila's foreign minister said Thursday, in an escalation of a festering diplomatic row over tonnes of trash dumped in the Southeast Asian nation.

Canada vows to pay for return of garbage shipped to the Philippines

Canada vows to pay for return of garbage shipped to the Philippines

Canada has vowed to pay for the return of garbage shipped to the Philippines more than five years ago after President Rodrigo Duterte issued an ultimatum, an official said on Tuesday.

Philippines' Duterte says to sail garbage back to Canada

Philippines' Duterte says to sail garbage back to Canada

Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte berated Canada on Tuesday in a longrunning dispute over waste exported to the Southeast Asia nation, threatening to sail it back to Canada.

Tyrannosaurus Rex found in Canada is world's biggest

Tyrannosaurus Rex found in Canada is world's biggest

The towering Tyrannosaurus Rex discovered in western Canada in 1991 is the world's biggest, a team of paleontologists said Friday, following a decades-long process of reconstructing its skeleton.

Huawei exec due in court in Canada as row with China heats up

Huawei exec due in court in Canada as row with China heats up

Meng Wanzhou, the Chinese telecom executive at the center of an escalating row between Ottawa and Beijing, was due in court in Canada Wednesday to get a date for a hearing into a US extradition request.

China lashes out at Canadian extradition process for Huawei manager

China lashes out at Canadian extradition process for Huawei manager

China's Ministry of Foreign Affairs on Saturday slammed Canada's decision to proceed with the extradition of Meng Wanzhou, the chief financial officer of Chinese tech giant Huawei.

Trudeau announces $53 million in aid to Venezuelans

Trudeau announces $53 million in aid to Venezuelans

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau Monday pledged Can$53 million (US$40 million) in humanitarian aid for Venezuelans amid a deepening crisis.

Canadian arrested in Macau for $284mn fraud attempt

Canadian arrested in Macau for $284mn fraud attempt

A Canadian man has been arrested in the gambling hub of Macau for allegedly trying to defraud an entertainment company out of $284 million, police said Monday.

Huawei executive can make good case against extradition -Canada envoy

Huawei executive can make good case against extradition -Canada envoy

A top executive from Huawei Technologies Co Ltd can make a good case against being extradited to the United States, in part due to remarks made by US President Donald Trump, Canada's ambassador to China said in comments broadcast on Wednesday.

Canada should ban Huawei from 5G networks, says former spy chief

Canada should ban Huawei from 5G networks, says former spy chief

Canada should ban China's Huawei Technologies Co Ltd from supplying equipment to Canadian 5G networks because the security risk is too great, a former spy chief said in an article published on Monday.

Synergistic opportunities prevail between Qatar, Canada, says Doha Bank CEO

Synergistic opportunities prevail between Qatar, Canada, says Doha Bank CEO

Canada could participate in various big-ticket projects Qatar is undertaking in different sectors, Doha Bank Group CEO Dr R Seetharaman has said during a recently-held knowledge sharing session titled ‘Qatar Economic and Financial Outlook’.

Six suspects in court over Nairobi hotel attack

Six suspects in court over Nairobi hotel attack

Six suspects, including a Canadian citizen, appeared in a Kenyan court Friday in connection with an Islamist attack on a Nairobi hotel complex that left 21 dead.