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Dec 9 (Reuters) - The following are the top stories from selected Canadian newspaper The Globe And Mail. Reuters has not verified these stories and does not vouch for their accuracy.
THE GLOBE AND MAIL
** The takeover battle for Hudson's Bay Co is set to heat up ahead of a key regulatory hearing this week, after Institutional Shareholder Services Inc urged investors to reject a $1.1-billion offer led by the retailer's executive chairman, Richard Baker. tgam.ca/2DY48Ld
** Toronto-based alternative plastics startup EcoPackers Inc has raised $4.3 million in preseed and seed financing. tgam.ca/38kMkIm
** Wattpad Corp said on Monday that it will open its second headquarters in Halifax's Volta Innovation Hub in 2020. tgam.ca/2Yxgtj8
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