Da Nang flower villages gear up for Tet Videos

Da Nang flower villages gear up for Tet

There are only a couple of weeks left until the Tet (Lunar New Year) holiday. These days, flowers of all kinds are blossoming to cater for the local Tet decoration demands.
Poor people to receive chung cake ahead of Tet Society

Poor people to receive chung cake ahead of Tet

A programme to make chung cake (square, glutinous rice cake) for disadvantaged communities will take place at the Vietnam National Village for Ethnic Culture and Tourism from January 24-26, said the Ministry of Culture, Sports, and Tourism (MCST) on January 14.
Tet bonus in Ho Chi Minh City rises 25 percent Society

Tet bonus in Ho Chi Minh City rises 25 percent

The average bonus for the upcoming Tet (Lunar New Year) in Ho Chi Minh City has been reported at more than 10.3 million VND (444.47 USD), a 25 percent rise compared to last year, according to the municipal Department of Labour, Invalids, and Social Affairs.
Health sector calls for blood donations ahead of Tet Health

Health sector calls for blood donations ahead of Tet

The National Institute of Hematology and Blood Transfusion has called on the community, especially those with type O blood, to donate blood in an effort to avoid a shortage during the upcoming Lunar New Year (Tet) holidays.
Concern grows over Tet price hikes Business

Concern grows over Tet price hikes

The petrol retail price saw its highest surge so far this year on Saturday, raising concerns over unpredictable impacts to the economy and the possible increase of goods prices during the upcoming Tet (Lunar New Year) holidays, experts said.
Blood donation campaign opens in Hanoi Society

Blood donation campaign opens in Hanoi

The annual blood donation campaign held by the National Institute of Hematology and Blood Transfusion (NIHBT) after Tet (Lunar New Year) began in Hanoi on February 22.
Tet food reflects different lifestyles Culture - Sports

Tet food reflects different lifestyles

The three main regions of Vietnam are characterized by different climate and soil conditions that result in different traditions and customs, and some of these have to do with which traditional dishes are favoured and how they are prepared when Tet, the Lunar New Year, is celebrated.
Party chief welcomes New Year with Hanoi’s residents Society

Party chief welcomes New Year with Hanoi’s residents

General Secretary of the Communist Party of Vietnam Nguyen Phu Trong on the night of February 15 (the last day of the last lunar month) visited and extended Tet greetings to Hanoi’s Party Committee, authorities and people.