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Ornamental plant growers rush towards Lunar New Year

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Ornamental plant growers rush towards Lunar New Year

As Tet (or Lunar New Year) festival draws closer, ornamental plant growers in Hanoi have received a raft of orders for pomelo, peach blossom, and kumquat trees. Ornamental vases come in all shapes and sizes, meeting the varied demands of consumers.

Tet comes early to Truong Sa islanders

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Tet comes early to Truong Sa islanders

The traditional Lunar New Year (Tet) has arrived early for soldiers and islanders on Truong Sa (Spratly) archipelago as ships are crossing rough seas to carry Tet gifts and supplies from all parts of the country to the islands.

Hanoi: Tet peach trees begin to bloom

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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.

Spring arrives on Truong Sa

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Spring arrives on Truong Sa

When Tet rolls around, ships begin to make the trip across the sea, bringing along with them necessities and spring warmth from the mainland to soldiers stationed on the Truong Sa archipelago.