April 6 (Reuters) - The following are the top stories from selected Canadian newspapers. Reuters has not verified these stories and does not vouch for their accuracy.
** Canada's banks spent the weekend in intensive talks with Ottawa to iron out details of a program that will give interest-free loans to small businesses suffering due to the new coronavirus, but the length of time needed to process those loans has become a key point of discussion. tgam.ca/34eG6bb
** Canada's CAE Inc, a manufacturer that specializes in flight simulators, has created a ventilator prototype that it hopes to mass produce. tgam.ca/2wiFmp9
** AMD Medicom Inc, a medical mask supplier, is significantly expanding manufacturing operations at home and around the world as countries hoard supplies amid a pandemic-induced shortage. tgam.ca/2JJP6Mc
Compiled by Bengaluru newsroom