PM attends festival marking Ngoc Hoi-Dong Da victory Society

PM attends festival marking Ngoc Hoi-Dong Da victory

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc attended the Dong Da festival in Hanoi on February 20 (the fifth day of the Lunar New Year) and offered incense in tribute to Emperor Quang Trung, marking the 229th anniversary of Ngoc Hoi–Dong Da victory over Chinese Qing invaders.
Nguyen Hue Flower Street opens for Tet Culture - Sports

Nguyen Hue Flower Street opens for Tet

Nguyen Hue Flower Street, a popular attraction during Tet (Lunar New Year), opened on February 13 night (the 28th day of the last lunar month) on Nguyen Hue Pedestrian Street in District 1, HCM City.
Exhibition on Tuong art opened Culture - Sports

Exhibition on Tuong art opened

Dozens of paintings and sculptures featuring performers and plays of Tuong and Hat Boi (classical drama), a Vietnamese traditional theatre originating in the 12th century, are now on display at the Garden Mall in HCM City.
Bustling street for foreigners in HCM City Travel

Bustling street for foreigners in HCM City

Located in downtown HCM City, Bui Vien is known as foreigners’ street. The 1,400m-long street is well organised with stalls selling a wide variety of goods to meet the diversified demands of visitors
Central coastal fishermen leave the sea Society

Central coastal fishermen leave the sea

Hundreds of young men in the coastal villages around Da Nang city have given up offshore fishing to work as taxi drivers, another sign that the traditional way of life in the central coast is changing fast, the Lao dong (Labour) newspaper reports.
HCM City ensures traffic safety for Tet Society

HCM City ensures traffic safety for Tet

The Ho Chi Minh City Traffic Safety Committee has deployed various measures to ensure traffic safety and order in the city before and during the Tet (Lunar New Year) holiday.