Canada pushed for Airbus deal as Bombardier courted China: sources
Officials fear jobs/technology could go to China and poor Chinese protection against intellectual property theft
Thu, Oct 26, 2017 - 5:50 AM
THE Canadian government encouraged Bombardier to make a deal with Airbus SE for its CSeries planes to thwart a potential venture with Chinese investors, according to five sources familiar with the matter.
It signalled its preference for Airbus after Bombardier failed to...