At least 1.5 million Tet gift packages for underprivileged Society

At least 1.5 million Tet gift packages for underprivileged

The Vietnam Red Cross Society (VRCS) will launch a programme entitled “The Strength of Humanity” on January 13 to call for support to the underprivileged ahead of the Lunar New Year (Tet) festival, according to VRCS Vice President Tran Thi Hong Anh.
Peach blossom go downtown Hanoi Culture - Sports

Peach blossom go downtown Hanoi

Vietnam’s traditional Tet festival is coming near. Tet atmosphere can be felt everywhere, especially when peach blossoms, typical flower for decoration on this occasion, are being sold in many places.
Nation’s poor receive Tet gifts Society

Nation’s poor receive Tet gifts

The Vietnam News Agency (VNA)’s bureau in the southern province of Ben Tre on January 25 presented gifts to ten victims of Agent Orange (AO)/dioxin in Phuoc Hiep commune, Mo Cay Nam district, on the occasion of the Tet (Lunar New Year) holiday.
Society

“Homeland Spring” brings warm Tet to OVs

State President Truong Tan Sang has praised overseas Vietnamese (OVs) throughout the world for their significant contributions to socio-economic development and charitable activities in the homeland.
Society

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.
Politics

Tet celebrated in New Zealand, Canada, Belgium

The Vietnamese Embassy in New Zealand and the New Zealand-Vietnam Friendship Society jointly hosted a party on Feb. 14 for expatriates, students and friends to celebrate Vietnam ’s traditional Tet festival.