OTTAWA, Oct 3 (Reuters) - Canada's official opposition New Democratic Party will unveil its position on CNOOC Ltd's
$15.1 billion bid for oil Canadian producer Nexen Inc
at 10 a.m. (1400 GMT) on Thursday, the party said in a statement on Wednesday.
The New Democrats say they are concerned about the prospect of a Chinese state-owned enterprise buying up Canadian energy assets and have called for public hearings into the proposed deal.
(Reporting by David Ljunggren; Editing by Peter Galloway)
Keywords: NEXEN CNOOC/CANADA OPPOSITION