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What the 2021 Budget Means for Immigration

In April, Canada’s Deputy Prime Minister and Finance Minister Chrystia Freeland delivered the 2021 budget in the House of Commons. It highlighted key areas in need of development to ensure the competitiveness of Canada, and...

How Canada responds to COVID-19’s challenges for foreigners entering Canada

The Canadian border has been closed for a year to prevent the spread of COVID-19, and it is unknown when it will reopen, leaving Canada’s immigration in a significant decline. According to the report Canadian...

University in Canada vs. Vietnam

British poet Rudyard Kipling once wrote: “Oh, East is East, and West is West, and never the twain shall meet.”  There are  differences in history, culture, traditions and social concepts between East and West, and...

IRCC updates exemptions of Restrictions upon the Closing Border To Foreigners Effective which was effective on March 18, 2020

The Prime Minister Trudeau announced on last Monday, March 16 to close border to most of foreigners since March 18 with some exemptions. Right after that, questions related to what exemptions are, whether foreigners who...

Ontario to cover the cost of COVID-19 health services for uninsured people

As the COVID-19 keeps spreading and the number of cases in Ontario has increased rapidly on daily basis, Ontario expands Health Care Coverage Critical to support efforts to contain COVID-19. Whereby, the three-month waiting period for...

Top Asked Questions about Covid-19

As the results of Coronavirus impacts, face masks, hand sanitizers and hygiene supplies sold out, flights and cruises cancelled, meetings and gatherings suspended, borders across countries closed, stocks and oils crashed, global economy may face a crisis, questions...

How to Get a Canadian Study Visa

Once you have decided on the universities that might be best for you, you will need to send in your applications and required documents. It is best to apply to a couple of different institutions, to give yourself...

The Interesting Things About Tibet You Probably Don’t Know Yet

Tibet has appeared many times in films, such as: Tibetan code, Painted skin, and especially Seven years in Tibet by actor Brat Pitt playing an Austrian explorer exploring this land. People cannot grow tea in Tibet. All kinds of tea importing from traders who come here to exchange tea for horses through the thousands of miles of...

Phi Huynh “I dream of bringing Vietnamese representation to Hollywood.”

Phi Huynh is a 30-year old Vietnamese-Canadian actor, who was born in Toronto (Etobicoke). When he was 14 years old, he was chosen by singer Ngoc Huyen for a Cai Luong segment involving martial arts...

5 Minutes with the Young Filmmaker Carol Nguyen

Carol Nguyen is a 21-year-old Vietnamese-Canadian filmmaker who was born in Toronto and currently lives in Montreal. She studied film at Etobicoke School of the Arts (2012-2016) and Concordia University (2016-2020). She is a three-time...

Canada’s New International Strategy for 2019-2024

The new international education strategy entitled “Building on Success: Canada’s International Education Strategy (2019-2024) was announced this year in August and will be effective until August 2024. The plan commits $147.9 million over five years...

Proverb: Làm Khi Lành Để Dành Khi Đau

Literal Translation: Make it when well and save it for when suffering. English equivalent: Save for a rainy day As the saying goes, “Everyday is not Saturday.” Life  goes through thick and thin,...

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Burnout and its Effect on University Students

The Covid-19 pandemic has changed the education system forever. Since September 2020, students from elementary to university students have experienced a complete shift in...

U.S Donates 3 Million More COVID-19 Vaccine Doses to Vietnam

The U.S. government will send 3 million more doses of the Moderna Inc COVID-19 vaccine to Vietnam on Thursday, bringing total donations to the...

Calgary’s Downtown Office Vacancy Rate Hits New High of 29.2%

Calgary’s downtown office vacancy rate hit an all-time high in the second quarter of 2021. Commercial real estate firm Avison Young says the office tower...

Mobile Vaccination Clinic Service Launches in Alberta

For rural Albertans having trouble getting their COVID-19 vaccine, a new mobile clinic may be the answer. Alberta Health has partnered with a coalition of...

Air Quality Concerns Rise Due to Smoke from 166 Forest Fires in Northwestern Ontario

Air quality statements have been issued for parts of northwestern Ontario where more than 160 fires were burning Thursday morning. Aviation, Forest Fire and Emergency...

Things to Know When Crossing the U.S. Border

American tourists yearning to visit Canada received welcome news on Monday when the federal government announced it will soon reopen its border to fully...

Two Dose Vaccine May be Offered to Those Previously Infected with COVID-19

Canada’s vaccine advisory committee has recommended a complete two-dose series of an approved COVID-19 vaccines for individuals who have been previously infected with the...

Growth Expected in the Canadian Cannabis Industry Since its Legalization

Since Canada legalized the use of recreational and medical cannabis in 2018, there has been a major boost in the industry. Today Canada and...

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