PRESS DIGEST- Canada- May 28

Thu May 28, 2015 8:02am EDT
 
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May 28 (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

** Bank of Nova Scotia is taking a close look at its high-profile sponsorship of a major soccer league in the wake of an unprecedented corruption sweep that has ensnared top executives at FIFA - and its sister organization in the Americas - in allegations of more than $150 million in bribes and kickbacks. (bit.ly/1ckO3Pm)

** The Commissioner for Complaints for Telecommunications Services published a statement Wednesday outlining how it will interpret a deadline in the wireless code, which will apply to all cellphone contracts, regardless of when they were signed, as of June 3. (bit.ly/1FickO8)

** The head of the Canadian government agency that brokered a controversial deal to supply C$15-billion ($12.02 billion)worth of armored fighting vehicles to Saudi Arabia sees the Middle East as "a strategic region" for Canadian arms sales. (bit.ly/1Eztg12)

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