PRESS DIGEST- Canada- Dec 23
Dec 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
** Ontario Teachers' Pension Plan and the Public Sector Pension Investment Board were partnering Banco Santander SA on renewable energy and water infrastructure assets. The portfolio, valued by the deal at more than $2 billion and currently owned by the Spanish bank, would be transferred to a new company held equally by all three. (bit.ly/1B13UJB)
** Dalhousie University's dentistry faculty was closing its public clinic until Jan. 12 as part of its response to accusations that male students posted misogynistic messages online about their female peers. The university in Halifax said it was contacting patients affected by the decision. (bit.ly/1zsuMoV)
** Manitoba Transportation Minister Steve Ashton resigned and said he would launch a campaign to be the province's next premier. Ashton was the embattled New Democratic Party government's sixth minister to resign. (bit.ly/16M6Ron)