PRESS DIGEST- Canada-June 23
June 23 The following are the top stories from selected Canadian newspapers. Reuters has not verified these stories and does not vouch for their accuracy.
MOSCOW, March 28 Kremlin is extremely worried by pressure put in Ukraine on the Russian business, Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov said on Tuesday.
Kiev has recently imposed sanctions on Sberbank and other Russian state-owned banks operating in Ukraine as part of a broader flare-up in tensions linked to separatist regions of eastern Ukraine which are backed by Russia.
Russian media has also reported that some Ukrainian nationalists have staged protests over Russian business in Ukraine.
"We've been following this and are extremely worried," Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov told a regular phone call with journalists. (Reporting by Maria Tsvetkova; writing by Vladimir Soldatkin; editing by Polina Devitt)
TORONTO, June 23 Canada's main stock index opened moderately higher on Friday, as the index's heavyweight sectors offset sharp losses in BlackBerry Ltd shares, which tumbled after first quarter sales missed expectations.
June 23 The S&P 500 and Nasdaq Composite opened little changed on Friday amid concerns over oil prices, while the Dow Jones Industrial Average was slightly lower, weighed down by Caterpillar.