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PRESS DIGEST- Canada - Feb 10

Feb 10 (Reuters) - The following are the top stories from the Canadian newspaper The Globe and Mail. Reuters has not verified these stories and does not vouch for their accuracy.


** The Ontario Provincial Police have launched a criminal investigation into three former officials from the Paramount Group Inc, which sold investments in pooled mortgage funds before it was forced into receivership in 2017.

** Canada's military wants the federal government to ban Chinese telecommunications company Huawei Technologies Co Ltd from supplying equipment for the next generation of wireless infrastructure, according to a senior Canadian official with knowledge of the matter.

** Calgary-based startup Virtual Gurus, which algorithmically connects businesses with remote workers, has raised C$1.2 million ($903,002.48) in its first venture capital funding to build out its client roster across North America and expand its network of freelancers, including those from remote communities. ($1 = 1.3289 Canadian dollars) (Compiled by Bengaluru newsroom)