Tet - great chance to foster Vietnam-Indonesia ties: diplomat Politics

Tet - great chance to foster Vietnam-Indonesia ties: diplomat

The traditional Lunar New Year (Tet) festival celebrated annually by the Vietnamese community in Indonesia has become an important cultural exchange activity to boost connection between both countries’ people, stated Ambassador to Indonesia Nguyen Xuan Thuy.
Vietnamese community in Sweden greets New Year Society

Vietnamese community in Sweden greets New Year

The Vietnamese Embassy in Sweden has hosted a New Year get-together to welcome the Year of the Goat in the lunar calendar, with the participation of overseas Vietnamese people and students living and studying in the country.
Society

Vietnamese abroad celebrate traditional Tet

The Vietnamese Consulate General in San Francisco city, the US California State, held a get-together on February 15 to celebrate the traditional Lunar New Year (Tet), the biggest annual festival of Vietnamese.
Deputy PM wishes central provinces happy Tet Society

Deputy PM wishes central provinces happy Tet

Deputy Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc extended his New Year blessings to the Party committees, authorities and residents of the central provinces of Quang Ngai and Quang Nam on February 12.
Tet donations continue for needy people Society

Tet donations continue for needy people

A variety of activities have been organised to warm the hearts of underprivileged people across the country on the occasion of the quickly-approaching traditional Lunar New Year (Tet), the biggest holiday in Vietnam.
Society

New Year greetings to Thanh Hoa Catholics

President of the Vietnam Fatherland Front (VFF) Central Committee Nguyen Thien Nhan extended his greetings to Catholic dignitaries in the central province of Thanh Hoa on February 5 ahead of the upcoming traditional Lunar New Year (Tet).
Various specialties offered at 2015 Spring Fair Business

Various specialties offered at 2015 Spring Fair

A variety of food and fruit specialties from across the nation will be available at nearly 900 pavilions of the 2015 Spring Fair, to be held from February 6-16 at the Giang Vo Exhibition and Fair Centre in Hanoi.
President urges accelerating growth model renovation Politics

President urges accelerating growth model renovation

President Truong Tan Sang has stressed the need to accelerate reforms, renovate growth models and facilitate economic restructuring to increase the competitiveness of the economy, boost rapid and sustainable development, and successfully implement industrialisation and modernisation initiatives.

The State leader made the statement in an interview granted to the Vietnam News Agency on the threshold of the traditional Lunar New Year (Tet).
Travel

Tourists flock to Lao Cai during Tet

The northern mountainous province of Lao Cai greeted over 20,000 tourists during the recent traditional Lunar New Year (Tet) festival, recording a year-on-year increase of 5 percent.
Society

Vietnamese in Japan, France celebrate Tet

The Vietnamese Consulate General and the Vietnamese students’ association in Japan’s Fukuoka prefecture have held a get-together for the Vietnamese community in the Kyushu region on the occasion of the traditional Lunar New Year (Tet).