CANADA STOCKS-TSX opens higher amid rise in oil price

TORONTO, March 15 (Reuters) - Canada's main stock index opened higher, lifted by gains in global stocks and oil prices.

The Toronto Stock Exchange's S&P/TSX composite index started the day up 34.25 points, or 0.22 percent, at 15,687.86. (Reporting By Nichola Saminather; Editing by Bernadette Baum)