PRESS DIGEST- Canada-Jan 15

Wed Jan 15, 2014 5:27am EST
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Jan 15 (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 temporary shutdown of incoming North American flights at Toronto Pearson International Airport that stranded thousands of travelers is leading to calls for an overhaul of the agency that manages Canada's busiest airport. A growing chorus of municipal leaders say governance changes are needed at the Greater Toronto Airports Authority. ()

* Air Canada Rouge, Air Canada's subsidiary, plans to hire hundreds of additional flight attendants this year as it prepares to launch service this spring from Calgary and Vancouver and expand its fleet. ()

Reports in the business section:

* Quebecor Inc is showing interest in purchasing struggling wireless startup Mobilicity. Bank of Nova Scotia analyst Jeff Fan said in a research note that the Montreal company signed a non-disclosure agreement with Mobilicity ahead of a key spectrum auction that began on Tuesday. ()   Continued...