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PRESS DIGEST- Canada-Sept 6

Sept 6 (Reuters) - The following are the top stories from select Canadian newspapers. Reuters has not verified these stories and does not vouch for their accuracy.


** Canadian meat-packers and processors have said the economic cost to their industry of China's ban on pork and beef shipments from Canada is nearing $100 million and they are asking Government to explain how it will resolve the impasse.

** Vancouver based clean-technology company, Terramera Inc has raised $45 million to pursue a bigger goal; slashing chemical use by farmers worldwide.

** A new report from TD Securities argues Canada's largest telecom companies have "good odds" of succeeding with an appeal of a recent Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission ruling on wholesale internet rates.


** Guy Cormier, President and CEO of Desjardins Group , said that there needs to be more than just a positive-sounding message to alter the relationship between business and society and slammed short-termism, credits co-op model with helping in aftermath of privacy breach. (Compiled by Bengaluru newsroom)