PRESS DIGEST- Canada-Sept 8

Tue Sep 8, 2015 8:06am EDT
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Sept 8 (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 Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce has found that 85 percent of Canadian investors polled in a survey didn't panic during the dramatic ups and downs. The survey was conducted between August 31 and September 1, after some two weeks of extreme volatility on the markets. (

** Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper says no other staff member in his office acted unethically in the Mike Duffy affair other than his former chief of staff Nigel Wright. Harper made these comments in an interview aired Monday evening on CBC. (

** Quebec Premier Philippe Couillard's Liberal government confirmed Monday it will boost its initial admissions target for Syrian refugees threefold to 3,650 people for 2015. Public money will be made available to welcome and integrate the newcomers, Quebec Immigration Minister Kathleen Weil said. (

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