PRESS DIGEST- Canada - May 23
May 23 (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
* The United States has implemented limits on emissions from the oil and gas sector that are "significant" and "comparable" to those the Canadian government is considering, says a newly released Environment Canada memo, one that contradicts Prime Minister Stephen Harper's assertion that Canada is waiting for the U.S. regulations before it acts. (r.reuters.com/pes59v)
* The Conservative Party of Canada has postponed a bitter nomination battle in a Toronto-area riding, saying it needs time to sort out complaints of fraud and robocalls in the riding. (r.reuters.com/qes59v)
Reports in the business section:
* Russia is weighing whether it should end its $3.4 billion deal with Bombardier Inc to buy Q400 turboprop planes to be built in a new assembly plant in Russia, the country's industry minister said. (r.reuters.com/tes59v) Continued...