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Canada boosts ties with China by agreeing to join the Beijing-backed Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank

2 months ago
Sky Canaves
rime Minister Justin Trudeau diverged from the skeptical stance taken by the previous government on China's answer to the World Bank, the Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank, which has 57 member nations and seeks to add another 30 to fund development projects in Asia.
By Sky Canaves
Sky Canaves previously reported for The Wall Street Journal in Beijing and Hong Kong, where she covered media, culture, social issues, and legal affairs, and served as the founding editor and lead writer of the WSJ’s China Real Time site. Prior to becoming a journalist, Sky worked in the China corporate law practice of Baker & McKenzie, and she has also taught journalism and media law at the University of Hong Kong. She speaks Mandarin and has accumulated more than a decade's experience living, studying and working in China.