Day: 19 November 2023

Apec, no official meeting between Trudeau and Jinping

TORONTO – The handshake between Chinese leader Xi Jinping and American President Joe Biden undoubtedly remains the only real news of the “Apec” (Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation) summit held in San Francisco in recent days, because “tutto il resto” (“everything else”), as the Italian singer-songwriter Franco Califano sang, “è noia” (“it’s boredom”), at least on the Canadian front. It’s clear from the press release issued by the Canadian Prime Minister’s office, regarding the meetings that Justin Trudeau himself had during the forum.  (more…)