PRESS DIGEST- Canada - July 13

Mon Jul 13, 2015 7:15am EDT
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July 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.


** A Quebec court has released further details about the investigation into widespread trading of Amaya Inc stock ahead of its takeover last summer of PokerStars. The updated warrant reveals that the Autorite des marches financiers seized a variety of computers, e-mail and phone records from three Amaya officials, including its Chief Executive David Baazov. (

** The Canadian Parks and Wilderness Society will release a new report on Monday that says the pace at which Canada is establishing protected areas is dismal and its promise to preserve at least 17 percent of its land and inland waters by 2020 will be impossible to achieve unless the rate of progress improves considerably. (

** Fire agency managers in Canadian provinces of Saskatchewan, Alberta and British Columbia are under strain to find the human and materiel resources to meet the need of suppression efforts on large fires, which are threatening communities. (