OPINION: Assessing the real cost of selling Canada

Article Link: https://torontosun.com/opinion/columnists/opinion-assessing-the-real-cost-of-selling-canada

Discussion posted by: IRWeasel

Canada must be clear-eyed about the implications of foreign takeovers of Canadian companies, not only during the current pandemic but in the long term in the new post-COVID-19 world. A dramatic reduction in share-prices and the market value of critical resource and tech companies has been a major economic consequence of the temporary measures imposed to protect public health. While many nations are focused on weathering the pandemic, other global powers are using the downturn to further their long-term objectives.