May 21, 2015 / 12:37 PM / 3 years ago

PRESS DIGEST- Canada-May 21

May 21 (Reuters) - The following are the top stories from selected Canadian newspapers. Reuters has not verified these stories and does not vouch for their accuracy.


** Shopify Inc has raised C$131 million ($107.30 million) in its initial public offering, pricing the shares above an increased range as investors clamored for stock in the provider of software for small businesses. (

** With the busy summer travel season set to take flight, Air Canada is about to begin clamping down on carry-on baggage to ensure it meets regulations. Starting next Monday at Toronto's Pearson International Airport, airline staff will be stationed at both check-in and security checkpoints to ensure carry-on bags meet size and weight requirements. (

** The prospect of a liquefied natural gas industry in British Columbia would be a game-changer for aboriginal communities, Premier Christy Clark said on Wednesday. But she sidestepped the question of what happens if some of those communities continue to say no to the developments. (


** An east-end Montreal college is gaining a reputation as a breeding ground for jihadis after four of its students were arrested at the airport Friday, allegedly on the verge of taking off to join an overseas terror group. (

** British Columbia is promising significant "cost-certainty" assurances to the Petronas-led consortium proposing a natural gas export project on the West Coast, even as rising opposition from First Nations threatens to sour the plan. ( ($1 = 1.2209 Canadian dollars) (Compiled by Zara Mascarenhas in Bengaluru; Editing by Simon Jennings)

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