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Proverb of the Month – Chia Ngọt Sẻ Bùi

Literal Translation: Share sweetness and sorrow.English Equivalent: For better or worse. With American Thanksgiving coming up and the winter holidays fast approaching, the proverb selected for this month is about sharing. The meaning of the proverb...

Proverb – Người Đẹp Vì Lụa, Lúa Tốt Vì Phân

Literal Translation: A person is beautiful because of the silk, a rice field is healthy because of manureEnglish Equivalent: Fine feathers make a fine bird. To understand this proverb, we need to examine the value of...

Proverb – Có Chí Làm Quan, Có Gan Làm Giàu

English Translation: If you have will, you will become a government official, if you have guts you will become rich. English Equivalent: Fortune favors the brave. Loosely translated, the proverb means that if you are determined...

Proverb – Đi Một Ngày Đàng, Học Một Sàng Khôn

Whenever you venture out to try something new, regardless of success or failure, you will have cultivated something from your experience. Travelling is no exception. It may seem daunting to travel to a foreign country...

Proverb – Có Công Mài Sắt, Có Ngày Nên Kim.

Whether you were raised in Vietnam or in Canada, you probably remember hearing your parents tell you this proverb while growing up. Usually they would pull the proverb out in an effort to make you...

Proverb, Cha nào con nấy.

English translation: How the father is, the child is exactly the same.English equivalent: Like father, like son. We picked this proverb because June is the month of Father’s Day. The meaning of this proverb is straight...

Proverb – After The Storm Comes A Calm.

Sau cơn mưa trời lại sángLiteral Translation:  After the rain, the sun shines again.English Equivalent:  After The Storm Comes A Calm.Or:  It takes both sunshine and rain to make a rainbow. Just as the sun comes...

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WildAct, An Organization For Nature

Realizing the seriousness of the worldwide illegal wildlife trade, many non-profit organizations have been born and grown in recent years. Among them is WildAct,...

Report Finds One Drink A Day Means Higher Risk of Heart Disease, Stroke, and Cancer

According to a new report from the Canadian Centre of Substance Use and Addiction (CCSA), there are many health risks associated with consuming just...

Canada Set for Unprecedented Home Price Drop by Early 2023

According to a newly released report by TD Bank, the average price of a home in Canada could fall anywhere between 20 to 25...

Netflix with Ads Will Cost Half as Much as the Ad-Free Plan

For those who are thinking about saving money on streaming service subscriptions, Netflix’s new ad-tier subscription provides full access to the platform’s impressive catalogue...

What is the Kate Festival in Ninh Thuan? 

Kate festival is one of the biggest festivals celebrated by the Cham people. Every year, wherever they are, they return to Ninh Thuan to...

Canada Ranks Eighth Safest Country in the World for Women to Travel Solo

A recent travel study of more than 30 countries found that Canada has been deemed the eighth safest country in the world for women...

5 Easy Strategies to Save Money on Your Next Grocery Bill

With news of inflation and rising food prices over the past couple of weeks, many Canadians are feeling the pinch with every trip to...

Several Canadian Provinces Are Offering Low Taxes, High Salaries, Cheap Housing to Attract Newcomers

Have you ever considered moving to another part of Canada? Well, maybe you should! Several Canadian provinces are looking for newcomers right now, whether that's people from other...

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