HCM City flowers markets bustling ahead of Tet Society

HCM City flowers markets bustling ahead of Tet

As many as 131 flower markets opened in Ho Chi Minh City on February 1 in a bid to meet big demand from locals ahead of the Lunar New Year (Tet) festival – Vietnam ’s most important holiday.
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Love for Vietnamese cuisine

Chef of Hanoi’s Fortuna Hotel, Kenji Tam, who has been recently awarded first prize at ‘The Best Taste’ contest, presented a set of three dishes, inspired by the atmosphere of Tet in Vietnam.
“Homeland Spring” programme to fascinate OVs Culture - Sports

“Homeland Spring” programme to fascinate OVs

The annual “Xuan Que Huong” (Homeland Spring) programme this year will be organised in Ho Chi Minh City on February 7-8 with various traditional cultural activities for overseas Vietnamese who are to enjoy the Lunar New Year (Tet) festival in Vietnam.
VietJetAir expands fleet to meet rising demand Travel

VietJetAir expands fleet to meet rising demand

VietJet Aviation Joint Stock Co. (VietJetAir) has taken delivery of one new Airbus A320 as part of the low-cost carrier’s strategy to expand its aircraft fleet with at least five new planes every year for increasing services on both domestic and regional markets, local media reported.
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Once upon a time the Russian Village in Vietnam

Over 30 years have passed since engineers from the Soviet Union first came to the southern city of Vung Tau to work for the Vietnam-Russia Oil and Gas Joint Venture (Vietsovpetro). The "Russian Village" has become an indelible part of the coastal city, as well as a symbol of the long-lasting co-operative relationship between the two nations. Nhan Dan newspaper reports.
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Overseas Vietnamese welcomed

Despite cold weather and rain, more than 1,000 overseas Vietnamese gathered at a special event at Ba Dinh Square in Hanoi on Jan. 15 evening to celebrate the coming Tet (Lunar New Year) Festival.