Daily Archives: September 16, 2016


Video: Canadian PM Justin Trudeau charms Asian community with mid-Autumn message

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has delivered a Mid-Autumn Festival message to “Canadians of Chinese, Korean, Japanese, and Vietnamese heritage”.

In a statement and video, he said: “To mark this joyous occasion, families and loved ones get together, light colorful lanterns, share traditional mooncakes, exchange greetings and gifts, and admire the spectacular beauty of the full moon.”

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“This celebration serves as a reminder of the rich and vibrant diversity that is at the core of our country’s identity.”