PRESS DIGEST- Canada - June 30

Mon Jun 30, 2014 6:30am EDT
 
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June 30 (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

* Brian Storseth, Conservative party MP from Alberta, is speaking out against Employment Minister Jason Kenney's changes to the temporary foreign worker program, calling for an exception to be made for the province. (bit.ly/1iMhA7x)

* A group of prominent General Motors of Canada Ltd dealers is suing the company and its parent General Motors Co, saying the auto maker has ignored their repeated pleas for financial help to address a dramatic drop in sales and market share. (bit.ly/1qqnyNH)

Reports in the business section:

* BCE Inc, Rogers Communications Inc, Shaw Communications Inc and the Canadian Broadcasting Corp, Canada's biggest broadcast companies are at odds with each other over consumer choice and support for local programming, setting the stage for a debate at September hearings that could reshape the way Canadians watch and pay for television. (bit.ly/1lIwf2I)   Continued...