PRESS DIGEST- Canada- June 12
June 12 (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
** Financial returns in the oil sands stand to weaken under the most sweeping efforts to fight global climate change, Statoil ASA's chief economist said on Thursday, as some of the industry's leading companies call for increased carbon fees. (bit.ly/1I8yfbn)
** Canadian towns could see a number of bank branch closures as customers shift away from entering local branches for everyday banking, Bank of Nova Scotia CEO Brian Porter said at an event on Thursday. (bit.ly/1B7jZ5T)