Used former position to facilitate access to ministers on behalf of spouse and her employer
Comments come on heels of new rules placing strict limits on acceptability of foreign influence
Says the old manufacturing economy is not coming back.
Initial 45-day review period was set to end Oct. 12; extended by 30 days
Opinion poll show 69 per cent Canadians oppose takeover.
Asks government to disclose criteria it is using to evaluate CNOOC takeover bid.
Industry Minister says process will initially take up to 45 days.
No deadline for decision to approve or reject the Chinese state-owned company’s multibillion-dollar bid
Paradis will review CNOOC Ltd.’s application before deciding whether or not to approve the transaction.
These major developments put Harper’s economic strategy put to the test.