BRIEF-Canadian government says it will vigorously defend lumber industry
Canadian government, reacting to U.S. lumber duties, says it will vigorously defend domestic industry, including through litigation
May 1 Hill International Inc-
* Hill International-expects to complete sale of construction claims group to Bridgepoint "in near future"; earlier said closing expected on or about April 30 Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage:
TOKYO, June 27 Japanese stocks closed in on two-year highs early on Tuesday thanks to a weaker yen while the euro sagged against its peers after European Central Bank President Mario Draghi talked up benefits of the ECB's easy monetary policy.