Canada PM Harper in China for trade talks
and secure a loan of giant pandas to Canadian zoos. After Beijing, he is scheduled to visit the southern city of Guangzhou and the southwestern mega-city of Chongqing. The Canadian leader has been joined by his wife Laureen, several ministers and members ...
It's time for Canada to play trade hardball
Any mega-project should be broken down into bitesized pieces ... should leverage its resources to get value-added and manufacturing export business. Pandas are one thing. Pandering is another.
Guardian first album award: Rustie
From hip-hop producer Just Blaze raving about fellow Scot Hudson Mohawke to Drake rapping over Jai Paul (not to mention another fellow Scot, Calvin Harris, making mega-hits for Rihanna), Rustie's time in the spotlight couldn't have been timetabled any more precisely.