Buying luck at Vieng Market Culture - Sports

Buying luck at Vieng Market

On the 8th day of the first lunar month people flock to a unique market in Nam Dinh province, which is held only once a year to sell bad luck as well as to buy good luck.
Ornamental plants - indispensable part of Tet Society

Ornamental plants - indispensable part of Tet

During the days just before Tet, it is easy to see motorbikes carrying all sorts of ornamental plants, while streets which are used to selling ornamental plants and flowers become crowded.
New flowers grown for Tet Society

New flowers grown for Tet

Farmers in the Mekong Delta will offer new varieties of flowers for the upcoming Tet (Lunar New Year) holiday, which falls on February 8 this year.
Floral fairs colour HCM City for Tet Society

Floral fairs colour HCM City for Tet

The HCM City People's Committee will organise 131 flower markets in 21 districts to serve and entertain residents and visitors during the Tet (Lunar New Year) holidays.
Ben Tre to hold fruit festival Culture - Sports

Ben Tre to hold fruit festival

Cho Lach district, which has the largest fruit cultivation area in the Mekong Delta province of Ben Tre, will hold the annual fruit festival at its Culture and Sport Centre from June 15 to 21.
Tourism helps historic Ha Giang village prosper Travel

Tourism helps historic Ha Giang village prosper

Lung Cam Tren village in the northern mountainous province of Ha Giang has been positively transformed owing to Dong Van district’s 2010 decision to develop it into a ‘Cultural Village’ in line with new style rural area regulations.
Visitors buy good luck at Vieng market Culture - Sports

Visitors buy good luck at Vieng market

On the 8th day of the first lunar month (February 26 this year), people flocked to a unique market in Vu Ban district in the northern province of Nam Dinh province to wish for a prosperous and lucky new year.
Business

Regional specialties introduced in Hanoi

Over 100 enterprises from 40 provinces and cities will display their products at a regional specialty expo at the Royal City Vincom shopping centre in Hanoi on November 28-29.
Business

Hanoi keen on developing high-quality flower farming

Planting lily, orchid flowers or roses has opened up new opportunities to farmers in Hanoi's districts of Chuong My and Dan Phuong to considerably increase their sales revenues and profits, said the Communist Party of Vietnam Online newspaper.
Culture - Sports

Frangipani cultivation booms in Ho Chi Minh City

Colourful frangipani plants placed in pots of various sizes that enchant so many flower lovers are results of an economic model which has been in place for almost 10 years by farmers in Hung Long commune, Binh Chanh district in southern Ho Chi Minh City. Report by the Vietnam Pictorial.