Sunday, September 04, 2016

This Is Going To Be A Little Awkward For The Longtime U.S.-Canada Bromance

Canada applies to join China-backed AIIB, latest U.S. ally to apply

BEIJING, Aug 31 - Canada will apply to join the China-backed Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank, or AIIB, Canadian and bank officials said on Wednesday, making it the latest ally of the United States to join the new international development bank. The multilateral institution, seen as a rival to the Western-dominated World Bank and Asian Development Bank,…