U.S. Markets close in 2 hrs 5 mins

PRESS DIGEST- Canada-April 17

April 17 (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 GLOBE AND MAIL

** Kinross Gold Corp announced senior leadership changes and revealed that chief operating officer Lauren Roberts and Gina Jardine, senior vice-president, human resources, are leaving the firm. https://tgam.ca/2XjWZwq


** LNG Canada is forging ahead with construction of its $18 billion liquefied natural gas export facility despite a continuing dispute with a group from Wet'suwet'en Nation along the route of the required pipeline, company chief executive Andy Calitz said. https://tgam.ca/2IroG2X



** The government of Ontario is proposing stricter regulations for financial planners and financial advisers by cracking down on individuals who are not qualified to use those titles. https://tgam.ca/2Imu8o5

(Compiled by Bengaluru newsroom)