PM meets with officials in Central region Society

PM meets with officials in Central region

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc on January 28 made a Tet visit to current and retired high-ranking officials of Party committees in the central region on the thresholds of the Lunar New Year (Tet) festival 2019.
Chung cake making village hustles ahead of Tet Society

Chung cake making village hustles ahead of Tet

Tranh Khuc village in Thanh Tri District, Hanoi, specialises in making Banh Chung (rice cake). It is hastily producing the festive delicacy for the Lunar New Year festival, which begins in one week.
Fatherland Front leader pays pre-Tet visit to An Giang province Society

Fatherland Front leader pays pre-Tet visit to An Giang province

President of the Vietnam Fatherland Front (VFF) Central Committee Tran Thanh Man offered the best wishes to state welfare beneficiaries, low-income families and Agent Orange victims in the Mekong Delta province of An Giang on January 20 during a visit ahead of the traditional Lunar New Year (Tet) festival.
PM presents Tet gifts to disadvantaged ethnic minority people Society

PM presents Tet gifts to disadvantaged ethnic minority people

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc presented 100 Tet gifts to policy beneficiaries and disadvantaged ethnic minority people in Nui village, Tam Thang commune, Cu Jut district during his working visit to the Central Highlands province of Dak Nong on January 15.
At least 1.5 million Tet gift packages for underprivileged Society

At least 1.5 million Tet gift packages for underprivileged

The Vietnam Red Cross Society (VRCS) will launch a programme entitled “The Strength of Humanity” on January 13 to call for support to the underprivileged ahead of the Lunar New Year (Tet) festival, according to VRCS Vice President Tran Thi Hong Anh.
Tet gifts offered to impoverished child patients Society

Tet gifts offered to impoverished child patients

President of the Vietnam Red Cross Society (VRCS) Nguyen Thi Xuan Thu on January 5 presented 30 gift packages to poor children who are undergoing treatment at Hanoi-based Viet Duc Hospital ahead of the upcoming Lunar New Year (Tet) festival.
Inter-sectoral teams formed to check food safety for Tet Health

Inter-sectoral teams formed to check food safety for Tet

The Ministry of Health said on December 20 that six inter-sectoral teams will be set up to inspect food safety in 12 provinces and cities in the lead-up to the upcoming Lunar New Year (Tet) festival and spring festivals afterwards.
New Year holidays – golden chances for tourism sector Travel

New Year holidays – golden chances for tourism sector

The four-day calendar New Year holiday and the nine-day lunar New Year (Tet) festival are expected to offer golden chances for the Vietnamese tourism sector, with the number of holiday-makers booking tours via travel agents forecast to rise by 30 percent year-on-year.
Campaign launched to fight smuggling, commercial frauds Society

Campaign launched to fight smuggling, commercial frauds

The National Steering Committee on the Prevention and Control of Smuggling, Trade Fraud and Counterfeit Goods (National Steering Committee 389) has launched a peak-season anti-smuggling, commercial fraud and counterfeit goods campaign ahead of the upcoming lunar New Year (Tet) festival.