PRESS DIGEST-Canada - Nov 7

Fri Nov 7, 2014 6:52am EST
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Nov 7 (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 Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development has trimmed its outlook for the Canadian economy, as it sees the global economic recovery evolving more slowly than it had previously expected. (

** Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper shared a stage with Chinese e-commerce billionaire Jack Ma on Friday during Day 1 of his trade trip to China, where the founder of online sensation Alibaba Group Holding Ltd boasted he wants to sell 200,000 Canadian lobsters on his website in a single day. (


** Air Canada reported a small pension surplus at the beginning of 2014, a dramatic turnaround from the C$3.7 billion ($3.24 billion) deficit a year earlier. And that surplus has continued to grow throughout the year despite lower interest rates, said Chief Financial Officer Michael Rousseau. ( ($1 = C$1.1423) (Compiled by Rama Venkat Raman in Bangalore; Editing by Savio D'Souza)