PRESS DIGEST- Canada - June 25
June 25 (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
** Ontario MPP Christine Elliott is set to announce a bid for the leadership of Ontario's Progressive Conservatives as the party seeks to rebuild after its devastating election loss. (bit.ly/1rx1BtH)
** Raytheon International Inc, a unit of U.S. defence contractor Raytheon Co, lobbied a Canadian senator in the weeks leading up to a Senate report urging Canada to join the warhead interception network, a meeting that raises questions about the credibility of this recommendation. (bit.ly/1qvtCBO)
Reports in the business section:
** Canada is becoming a country of two solitudes when it comes to business investment, according to a report released by C.D. Howe institute. The report theorizes that governments in parts of the country may be crowding out and dissuading private investment. The blockage lies in Quebec, Ontario and much of Atlantic Canada, according to the report. (bit.ly/1jhlPTc) Continued...