In this insightful interview, Surrey604’s Esmir Milavic sits down with pioneering Canadian astronaut, Chris Hadfield via Skype to discuss his experience in space, life and the future of space exploration. Chris Hadfield, first Canadian to walk in space, became a global celebrity through his Twitter feed while aboard the International Space Station in 2013. Now a published author and musician, Hadfield started his career as an engineer and Royal Canadian Air Force fighter pilot. He flew two successful space shuttle missions and served as commander of the International Space...Read More
Author: Esmir Milavic
Former Senior Advisor to the US National Security Advisor, Samantha Vinograd Discusses World Economic Situation
Surrey604 Foreign Correspondent, Esmir Milavic sits down with Ms. Samantha Vinograd (Former Senior Advisor to the US National Security Advisor) during her visit to Sarajevo in Bosnia and Herzegovina to discuss the world economic situation. Ms. Samantha Vinograd, Vice President, Goldman Sachs – 2016-2017 Millennium Fellow – United States of America Samantha Vinograd began her career in Baghdad working for the US Department of the Treasury, and subsequently served as the Director for Iraq, Director for International Economics, and Senior Advisor to the National Security Advisor at the White House. She joined Goldman Sachs in 2013 where her...Read More
In this exclusive interview, Surrey604’s Bosnian Foreign Correspondent, Esmir Milavić sits down with former CIA Director and commander of the US/Coalition forces in Afghanistan and Iraq, the current Chair of KKR Global fund, General David H. Petraeus. Petraeus as one of the world’s leading experts on security, military strategy and politics. Esmir asks questions about geopolitics, the so-called Islamic State (ISIS), homegrown terrorism and more. Petraeus comments on current issues such as the migrant crisis, and comments on the recent visit to Bosnia and Herzegovina by his successor at the CIA, John O. Brennan and Europe’s ability to fight...Read More
Healthy, happy girls make strong communities Sole Girls is a successful organization aimed at creating and helping the development of healthy, happy and strong girls and is coming to Surrey this spring. If you are looking for an amazing experience to work with girls and develop your leadership skills this summer, then you’ve come to the right place! Ashley Wiles founded Sole Girls some 24 months ago in effort to help tweenage girls to improve their lives, strengthen their running abilities and all of that supplemented with support aimed to build their confidence, and self esteem. Girls who have mentors are 2.5 times more...Read More
Image Source Many Surrey residents are concerned about two very different issues. The first is legal action against City Councillor Tom Gill in a private case related to his publicly stated comments about a local business man. The Second is the issue of funding a “Yes” campaign for the upcoming plebiscite on transportation. According to publicly available information, the City of Surrey chose to cover costs of a legal process brought in front of the court in a private matter against Councillor Tom Gill. Gill is being sued by local businessman, Harjit Atwal over comments he provided to a...Read More
In this series, we are bringing complete coverage of Asia’s biggest Fashion Week “India Fashion Week” home to Surrey. More than 100 selected fashion designers participating and more than 50 showcasing on the runway. The crew of Amazon India Fashion Week consists… read more ❯
Locally produced web series, Daisy & The Gumboot Kids, premieres online at watch.cbc.ca this Thursday. The series is a spin-off of the award-winning television series, Scout & The Gumboot Kids, which is recommended by the Parents’ Choice Awards and was recently named a finalist for the international children’s media award – Prix Jeunesse.
Each episode, Daisy makes a nature… read more ❯
ARIES | Arians are full of energy and enthusiasm, their love is sudden and is high in passion. Jupiter is very well placed in Libra until October 2018. Saturn is also sitting in their sign of fortune for the entire year so their love life and relationships are… read more ❯
It’s February and love is in the air…or is that just the smell of delicious food? When it comes to Valentine’s Day, there are so many places for food options to choose from that it’s hard to decide, so here are just a few that you should check out right here in Surrey.
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