Toronto’s landmark CN Tower was built by Aecon Group. The firm is currently involved in sensitive fields such as telecommunications, nuclear power and military housing and training facilities. Photo: Reuters

Trudeau shoots down Chinese takeover of Canadian construction firm Aecon on national security grounds

The bid for the strategically important construction firm by a unit of China Communications Construction Company is the first major foreign takeover blocked by the Trudeau government

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Toronto’s landmark CN Tower was built by Aecon Group. The firm is currently involved in sensitive fields such as telecommunications, nuclear power and military housing and training facilities. Photo: Reuters
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