PRESS DIGEST- Canada - June 22

Mon Jun 22, 2015 7:38am EDT
 
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June 22 (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 NDP and Liberal Party's plans to change the federal electoral system without necessarily holding a referendum have Conservative critics accusing them of playing loose with the democratic process. (bit.ly/1CnEnKQ)

** The latest quarterly C-Suite Survey shows that almost two-thirds of Canadian corporate executives - including those in the west - feel Canada's economic policy relies too much on Alberta and its natural resources. Fewer than one out of five say the economy has a good mix of industrial sectors. (bit.ly/1THx9fP)

** A report by RBC Economics says housing affordability continued to decline in Toronto and Vancouver, while conditions for homebuyers improved in Alberta during the first quarter of the year as lower oil prices caused the real estate market to soften. (bit.ly/1K6uBF1)   Continued...