BRIEF-Canadian Prime Minister says he welcomes ethics probe into SNC-Lavalin case

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Feb 11 (Reuters) - SNC-Lavalin Group Inc:

* CANADIAN PRIME MINISTER JUSTIN TRUDEAU SAYS HE WELCOMES ETHICS PROBE INTO ALLEGATIONS OF IMPROPER CONDUCT BY OFFICIALS IN SNC-LAVALIN CASE

* CANADA'S TRUDEAU SAYS HE MADE CLEAR TO FORMER JUSTICE MINISTER JODY WILSON-RAYBOULD LAST YEAR THAT ANY DECISIONS ON POSSIBLE SNC-LAVALIN TRIAL WOULD BE HERS AND HERS ALONE

* CANADA'S TRUDEAU SAYS HE HAS "FULL CONFIDENCE" IN FORMER JUSTICE MINISTER JODY WILSON-RAYBOULD, WHO IS NOW VETERANS AFFAIRS MINISTER

* CANADA'S TRUDEAU SAYS GOVERNMENT IS AWARE OF THE NUMBERS OF PEOPLE EMPLOYED BY SNC-LAVALIN Further company coverage: (Reporting by David Ljunggren)