PRESS DIGEST- Canada-Nov 1
Nov 1 (Reuters) - The following are the top stories from selected Canadian newspapers. Reuters has not verified these stories and does not vouch for their accuracy.
THE GLOBE AND MAIL
* A new environmental study into Taseko Mines Ltd's billion-dollar New Prosperity mine proposal in British Columbia says it would pose "several significant adverse environmental effects." ()
* Singing superstar Shania Twain and the late Saskatchewan curler Sandra Schmirler are among the notable Canadians who will be celebrated with postage stamps in 2014. ()
Reports in the business section:
* Barrick Gold Corp is moving aggressively to slash costs and deal with a debt hangover, halting construction at its expensive Pascua Lama mine and raising billions in one of Canada's biggest stock sales. () Continued...