09.07.2009 - China raises stakes with spy probe
From Theglobeandmail.com: Following the collapse of Chinalco's proposed $19.5-billion investment in Rio, China Investment Corp. (CIC), the massive Chinese sovereign wealth fund, unveiled a $1.74-billion deal last week to become the largest B-class shareholder in Teck Resources Ltd., Canada's largest base metals miner. CIC stressed the private share purchase was made as a “long-term passive financial investor,” and said it did not want representation on Teck's board of directors........Full Article: Source