US congressmen staff assistants’ visit to enhance ties Society

US congressmen staff assistants’ visit to enhance ties

The visit of a delegation of US Senate Staff Assistants is meant to show US congressmen’s deep interest in boosting the broader and deeper affiliation between the law-making bodies of Vietnam and the US as well as the two countries’ ties.
Cold spell means peach blossoms cost more Society

Cold spell means peach blossoms cost more

As Tet draws near, most peach trees are, thankfully, not blooming early - thanks to the cold. With more than 10 days to go to the Year of the Dog, ornamental wholesalers are rushing to peach-blossom gardens in Hanoi to choose their stock.
Business

Popularity grows for Tet blossoms

Many people are buying mai (ochna) plants and different species of evergreen house plants for temporary use for the Tet (Lunar New Year) holidays.
Society

Flower growers hope to reap Tet rewards

Gardeners from southern provinces and HCM City's suburban districts of Hoc Mon and Thu Duc are hoping that their hard work to meet customers' demands for the coming Tet (Lunar New Year) festival will pay off in handsome profits.