By Commodity News Service Canada
WINNIPEG, Dec. 10, 2018 (CNS) – The following is a glance at the news moving markets in Canada and globally.
China is accusing Canada of breaking a bilateral agreement by not informing the Chinese consulate of the arrest of Huawei Technologies Co. Chief Financial Officer Meng Wanzhou right away. According to the China-Canada consular agreement, if a Chinese citizen is arrested by the Canadian government, the Canadian government should immediately notify the Chinese embassy, the Chinese government said Monday. The Chinese government would not specify when they found out about the arrest.
Canadian cannabis company, Aurora Cannabis Inc. has signed a deal to buy Mexican pharmaceutical company Farmacias Magistrales. Farmacias Magistrales recently became Mexico’s first federally licensed importer of raw materials containing THC. The company plans to use imported THC and CBD concentrates to make cannabis oil products.