PRESS DIGEST- Canada - Dec 11
Dec 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
** SNC-Lavalin Group Inc struck a deal giving it the right to do business with the Canadian government despite unresolved corruption and fraud charges against the engineering firm - the first of what could be other similar pacts between Ottawa and supplier companies in the months ahead. (bit.ly/21Sk8nI)
** The first planeload of Syrian refugees coming to Canada in the government's ambitious airlift - aiming to bring 25,000 Syrians to Canada by the end of February - arrived from Beirut late Thursday night, its landing time delayed by more than two hours. (bit.ly/1QAa9y1)
** Canada Post is fighting back against the new Liberal government's efforts to push out president Deepak Chopra. Chopra is among more than 30 Conservative appointments that the Liberals have deemed illegitimate and want reversed. (bit.ly/1IZq5nd)
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