Lu Shaye said Canada needed to start considering China as an equal rather than a strategic competitor. Photo: EPA-EFE

Sino-Canadian ties ‘at freezing point’, says Chinese ambassador

  • Ottawa must see Beijing as an equal, not a competitor, Lu Shaye says
  • ‘China’s development is nothing less than a great contribution to the world’, envoy says
Topic |   US-China tech war

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Lu Shaye said Canada needed to start considering China as an equal rather than a strategic competitor. Photo: EPA-EFE
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Protesters hold signs calling for China to release Canadian detainees Michael Spavor and Michael Kovrig during an extradition hearing for Huawei executive Meng Wanzhou in Vancouver in March. Photo: Reuters

Canada sends delegation to China to press for release of citizens Michael Kovrig and Michael Spavor

  • Beijing is ‘making stronger moves to get its own way’, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau says as he vows to keep up pressure on China
  • Visit is being conducted by Canada-China Legislative Association, a group created for Canadian and Chinese lawmakers to exchange views
Topic |   Canada

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Protesters hold signs calling for China to release Canadian detainees Michael Spavor and Michael Kovrig during an extradition hearing for Huawei executive Meng Wanzhou in Vancouver in March. Photo: Reuters
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