August 30, 2017 / 10:47 AM / 22 days ago

PRESS DIGEST- Canada - August 30

Aug 30 (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

Toronto's Air Canada Centre (ACC) is being renamed Scotiabank Arena in an C$800 million ($638.88 million) deal over 20 years that marks one of the biggest investments in naming rights in North America. (tgam.ca/2wnrFR9)

Quebecor Inc owned cable company Videotron Ltd said it will partner with Comcast Corp to deliver IPTV (internet protocol television), upgrading its existing legacy cable platform to a more user-friendly and faster service. (tgam.ca/2wntoG6)

Canada's telecom regulator is paving the way for smaller internet providers to get earlier access to fiber optic wires owned by the dominant telephone and cable companies, saying it hopes to promote more competition in the broadband market. (tgam.ca/2wnv42m)

Home Capital Group Inc is continuing to rebuild its executive ranks with the hiring of a new chief financial officer Brad Kotush who has extensive experience in Canada's financial services industry. (tgam.ca/2wo20rI)

$1 = C$1.25 Compiled by Bengaluru newsroom

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