PRESS DIGEST- Canada - June 3
June 3 (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 union representing Ontario's provincial police has released two ads targeting Progressive Conservative Leader Tim Hudak, a first in its 60-year history. The 15-second TV ads feature a voice-over saying Hudak will tear up the union's contracts, which would lead to "labor strife and extensive litigation." (r.reuters.com/wyt79v)
* Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper will leave for Europe this week to discuss the fate of Ukraine. However, he will be dogged by questions over why Ottawa has failed to finalize a multibillion-dollar free-trade agreement Canada and the European Union announced more than seven months ago. (r.reuters.com/bav79v)
Reports in the business section:
* Sotheby's International Realty Canada is planning to double its presence in Calgary, a testament to the growing number of luxury properties that are selling in the city. Sotheby's opened its first office in Calgary less than two years ago, with about 20 real estate agents. It now wants to grow its team to close to 60 people. (r.reuters.com/cav79v) Continued...