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Trump lesson on U.S. protectionism guides Canadian foreign policy

OTTAWA, Nov 23 (Reuters) - Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau's government learned a lesson when former U.S. President Donald Trump forced the renegotiation of the North American trade pact five years ago: never underestimate U.S. protectionism. Taking that lesson to heart has prompted Canada to mirror U.S. strategy in the…
bubmag
November 23, 2022
Protectionism

Major operator consolidation is a long time coming

Satellite operator consolidation has been a perennial topic at industry conferences such as the annual World Satellite Business Week in Paris. The potential for small and regional fixed satellite service (FSS) operators to consolidate was highlighted as a key trend to watch out for at WSBW back in 2006, recalls…
bubmag
September 12, 2022
Protectionism

West Africa: Ghana and Uganda Ban Grain and Food Exports

Global food protectionism is now in full swing. After India, some major EU food exporting nations like Hungary halted the export of certain crops. Many African countries are also banning the export of their produce. Ghana and Ugandaare among a slew of African countries banning the export of grains and…
bubmag
May 28, 2022
Protectionism

The Death of Davos?

May 27, 2022 // Now that we have entered a new period of geopolitical conflict, protectionism, and regionalism, one wonders whether the cosmopolitan, globalized world of Davos is gone forever. The critical issue looking ahead will be how to maintain global cooperation on global challenges, writes Carl Bildt. Read Full…
bubmag
May 28, 2022