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A Dream Comes True

Nha Khanh, who is known for her successful brand named Nha Khanh, creates designs that are elegant and romantic. Opposing her parents’ wishes, she pursued her fashion dream and followed her passion....

Life Of A Wild Horse

I was born in the summer of 1990, year of the Horse. My Vietnamese blood carries the Earth element of the five elements found in Asian culture. My destiny is to travel.

A Career and Life that blends East and West

After more than 20 years of singing, Thanh Ha has become an idol for many, from the middle-aged to the younger generation. Besides her beauty and talent, what makes Thanh Ha succeed...

Bio Sculpture Canada’s Healthy Nail Products

Doing nails is a tough job since technicians not only have to be patient and creative, but they also have endured exposure to different kinds of chemicals for hours. Understanding these challenges,...

5 Mins With Dr. Nguyen Phuc Anh Lan

Dr Nguyen Phuc Anh Lan is currently the Marketing and Development Director of the Institute for Civic Education in VN, a non-governmental organization founded in Houston, USA in 2005. In 2012, she...

Simple Things That Bring Inspiration

Never Grow Up Jackie Chan’s eletrifying martial arts and good sense of humor have won many hearts all over the world,...

Working Towards A Clean, Green Vietnam

The Keep Vietnam Clean & Green network, founded by Nguyen Huu Nhan, aims to educate the country’s population on the importance of environmental protection. One initiative is the annual Earth Day event...

Singer Ha Phuong: “I don’t want to become “a portable flower vase.”

Beauty, talent, wealth, a happy family, and a successful career are what many people desire. Ha Phuong has all of them. It seems like she possesses a dream life. When asked how this...

5 Minutes with Bui Thi Mai Chau

In the 1970s, Hollywood star Tippi Hedren visited Hope Village in Sacramento and introduced the nail profession to the first 20 Vietnamese women. Since then, the nail profession has taken off in...

Vietnam Will Be Old Before It Can Be Rich

Ever since, Vietnam has always been considered a relatively young country, with an average age of 26. However, the number of people in this age group is declining remarkably. Since the past...

Begin Again

One week after my 27th birthday, I boarded a plane to Canada for the first time, beginning a long, hopeful but uncertain journey. I came to Canada to kick start an education...

Kim Thuy, An Author Who “Sings” A Lullaby Of Vietnamese Culture Through Her Books.

Kim Thuy is a familiar name with Vietnamese, especially Vietnamese in Canada and worldwide. She was born in Saigon in 1968 and immigrated to Quebec in 1979 with her family when she...

A Talk with Tony Nhan

Tony Nhan, a Sino-Vietnamese, came to Canada in 1980, at the age of 14. Learning a new language and culture was difficult. In addition, a large family and tight economic situation made...

A Social Change Star on the Rise

Born in Corona, Calif., Amanda Nguyen is the power behind the Sexual Assault Survivors’ Bill of Rights that was recently passed on the federal level.

A Career of Crime Investigation

Thai Truong, a Vietnamese-Canadian inspector, was 10 when he watched the TV show Cops with his father. Thai Truong started working for York Regional Police sixteen years ago, predominantly...

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