PRESS DIGEST-Canada-Jan 14
Jan 14 (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 Bank of Canada is acknowledging for the first time that the world may be facing a prolonged oil-price slump, casting a dark shadow over the country's economic prospects. (bit.ly/1xYQn6B)
** Ottawa will spend as much as C$100 million to safeguard Canadian government computers after a Chinese state-backed hacker broke into the National Research Council's system last summer. The 2015 budget is expected to help underwrite the bill for upgrading network security. (bit.ly/1KIKHD2)
** Insolvent fashion chain Mexx Canada is liquidating all of its 95 stores in the wake of overall mixed results among retailers during the holiday selling season and heightened competition. (bit.ly/1IvuKOC)