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Traditional holiday

Hanoi: Tet peach trees begin to bloom

Society

Hanoi: Tet peach trees begin to bloom

With two weeks remaining until the Lunar New Year (Tet) Festival, Nhat Tan village on the edge of Hanoi's West Lake is blooming with a variety of flora, especially peach flowers.

Tet assistance to target beneficiaries

Society

Tet assistance to target beneficiaries

Material support is scheduled to be delivered to the poor as well as beneficiaries of preferential policies for those who rendered services to the nation as the Lunar New Year is drawing near, said Minister of Labour, Invalids and Social Affairs Pham Thi Hai Chuyen.

Poor southerners to enjoy happy Tet holiday

Society

Poor southerners to enjoy happy Tet holiday

More than 12 billion VND (570,000 USD) is expected to be raised during a programme entitled “Xuan yeu thuong” (the beloved Spring) scheduled for February 10 in the Mekong Delta city of Can Tho to help local needy soldiers and poor households enjoy a warm and happy Lunar New Year (Tet) festival.

HCM City prepares ample goods for Tet

Business

HCM City prepares ample goods for Tet

Enterprises in Ho Chi Minh City have stockpiled goods worth some 15.85 trillion VND for the upcoming Lunar New Year holiday (Tet) which falls on February 19, a whopping increase of 109 percent compared to the previous holiday, the Saigon Times Daily reported.

Ministry issues new alert on food safety

Society

Ministry issues new alert on food safety

The Health Ministry has requested all provinces and cities to strengthen food safety and hygiene activities nationwide by promoting awareness and inspection programmes during the new year festival.

Hotels, resorts packed with holidaymakers

Business

Hotels, resorts packed with holidaymakers

Hotels and resorts in popular tourist locations around HCM City , like Nha Trang, Mui Ne, Vung Tau and Da Lat, are enjoying a good business season with most of their rooms booked in advance by holidaymakers taking advantage of the long Tet holiday this year.