PRESS DIGEST- Canada- Aug 13

Wed Aug 13, 2014 5:45am EDT
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Aug 13 (Reuters) - The following are the top stories from selected Canadian newspapers. Reuters has not verified these stories and does not vouch for their accuracy.


** Canadian school boards and universities are relaxing admission criteria for international students, a measure aimed at bringing in much-needed new revenue. (

** The Public Health Agency of Canada is going to donate a made-in-Canada experimental Ebola vaccine to the West African outbreak response. The deputy head of the agency said the country saw the vaccine as a global resource and was in talks with international partners about how best to use the finite number of doses. (

Reports in the business section:

** Statistics Canada has taken the highly unusual step of pulling its latest jobs report after discovering a key mistake in its monthly snapshot of the Canadian economy. Statistics Canada won't say what the mistake was, but it is now rushing to produce new numbers and investigate what went wrong. It has promised to publish a full explanation once the review is complete. (   Continued...