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Tran Temple Festival opens in Thai Binh

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Tran Temple Festival opens in Thai Binh

The Tran Temple Festival, one of the biggest annual spring ones in Vietnam, opened at the special national historical complex of the Tran Kings’ shrines and tombs in Tien Duc commune, Hung Ha district, the northern province of Thai Binh, on February 17 night (the 13th day of the first lunar month).

Moc Chau’s beauty stuns visitors

Travel

Moc Chau’s beauty stuns visitors

With refreshing weather and stunning landscapes, Moc Chau plateau in the northern mountainous province of Son La has in recent years emerged as an attractive destination for tourists

Fishermen happy with bumper catch

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Fishermen happy with bumper catch

During the early days of the Lunar New Year, fishermen in Da Nang went shrimping and harvested huge batches of shrimp. It is hoped that this will begin a year of good fishing.

Quan ho festival offers diverse activities

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Quan ho festival offers diverse activities

Various activities kicked off in the northern province of Bac Ninh on February 14 as part of an ongoing festival marking a decade since the Quan ho Bac Ninh folk songs were recognised by UNESCO as part of the intangible cultural heritage of humanity.

Purchasing power higher during Tet

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Purchasing power higher during Tet

Purchasing power during the Tet (Lunar New Year) holiday increased by 10-12 percent from last year and 15-20 percent in comparison with previous months, according to the Ministry of Industry and Trade (MoIT).

Health ministry warns of spring diseases

Health

Health ministry warns of spring diseases

Health experts are advising people to take precautions to prevent epidemics and diseases that frequently occur in the first three months of the year during the humid weather and crowded festivals, said Tran Dac Phu, head of the Ministry of Health’s Department of Preventive Medicine.

Buying luck at Vieng market

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Buying luck at Vieng market

Viềng market, a spring festival deeply imbued with folk beliefs and culture of northern delta inhabitants, opens annually at midnight of the 7th till dawn of the 8th of the first lunar month