PRESS DIGEST- Canada- May 11

Mon May 11, 2015 8:19am EDT
 
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May 11 (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

** As Ontario's public elementary school teachers are about to join job-action ranks Monday, the talks between the province and its teachers groups have focused on class size and working conditions while issues about wage and pension issues have not been front and center. The province's public elementary school teachers, meanwhile, are refusing to perform some administrative duties. (bit.ly/1bJQFpu)

** After more than a year, the Personal Support Worker "wage enhancement" program is beset by so many complexities that the Canadian government has delayed indefinitely the second phase of the pay hike - a C$1.50 ($1.24) an-hour raise that was due April. (bit.ly/1EsIczh)

** Canada's oil provinces will be slammed this year, with a full-on recession in Newfoundland and Labrador, BMO Nesbitt Burns warns in a new outlook. (bit.ly/1QB9vPD)   Continued...