HCM City to open 170 flower markets during Tet

In order to meet demands for the upcoming Lunar New Year, Ho Chi Minh City will open 170 Tet flower markets, including traditional floating markets.

Three Tet flower markets will be opened in September 23 Park offering exclusive plants and ornamental trees, along with two others in Gia Dinh and Le Van Tam Parks.

Floating flower markets will also be opened along the banks of the Tran Xuan Soan and Ben Binh Dong rivers in districts 7 and 8.

 

In recent years, locals and tourists have also been drawn to Xuan Phu My Hung flower market in District 7.

Tet flowers will be available at the Binh Dien agricultural wholesale market and in 24 other districts./. VNA

 
 

Other News

.
Airport officers strive to avoid Covid-19 infection
Airport officers strive to avoid Covid-19 infection
VIDEOicon  18/02/2020 

Amid the spread of Covid-19, public security officers at international airports are shouldered with intense pressure of preventing any penetration of the disease into Vietnam while protecting themselves.

Teachers go digital in fourth industrial revolution
Teachers go digital in fourth industrial revolution
VIDEOicon  18/02/2020 

Given the emergence of the fourth industrial revolution, all sectors need to evolve, including education.

Teacher spends life preserving ancient Thai script
Teacher spends life preserving ancient Thai script
VIDEOicon  17/02/2020 

Amid the rising risk of the cultural identity of the Thai ethnic people falling into oblivion, many artisans are trying hard to revive the traditional values of their ethnic group.

Phat Tich Pagoda: Pilgrim heaven
Phat Tich Pagoda: Pilgrim heaven
VIDEOicon  18/02/2020 

Phat Tich Pagoda, which is famous as the cradle of Vietnamese Buddhism, is located on the southern side of Lan Kha Mountain in Phat Tich commune, Tien Du district, Bac Ninh province.

New driving force for Vietnam-EU relations
New driving force for Vietnam-EU relations
VIDEOicon  14/02/2020 

The European Parliament has ratified the EVFTA and the EVIPA. The ratification has opened up new horizons for more intensive, comprehensive and effective bilateral cooperation 30 years after the establishment of diplomatic ties.

Vietnam attends Singapore Airshow
Vietnam attends Singapore Airshow
VIDEOicon  12/02/2020 

"Singapore Airshow 2020" officially opened on Feb. 11 with the participation of delegations from many countries as well as more than 900 businesses from 45 countries.

Spring arrives at ancient pagodas
Spring arrives at ancient pagodas
VIDEOicon  12/02/2020 

Tien Giang province is a popular tourist destination in the Mekong Delta thanks to its cultural heritage, especially the ancient temples, which are helping to develop the province’s tourism sector.

Medical staff: Fearless soldiers in fight against Covid-19
Medical staff: Fearless soldiers in fight against Covid-19
VIDEOicon  12/02/2020 

Directly contacting with nCoV patients, physicians and nurses at Emergency Department of the National Hospital of Tropical Diseases are under pressure from not only the disease but also their surrounding people.

Ethnic ritual reminds people to save water for agriculture
Ethnic ritual reminds people to save water for agriculture
VIDEOicon  11/02/2020 

Tay people in Binh Lieu district, Quang Ninh province live a plentiful and culturally-rich life. 

Vietnam’s two big cities lead region in dynamic growth: JLL
Vietnam’s two big cities lead region in dynamic growth: JLL
VIDEOicon  11/02/2020 

HCM City and Hanoi continue to lead the momentum in Southeast Asia, ranking third and seventh among the most dynamic cities in the world, according to the City Momentum Index recently issued by property consultant Jones Lang LaSalle.

Vietnamese food: Pillow cakes
Vietnamese food: Pillow cakes
VIDEOicon  11/02/2020 

Cold weather got you dreaming of warm food? Then, you won’t get tired of pillow cake. Meat, mushrooms, noodles, quail eggs and a side of fish sauce will reel you back in all winter.

Vietnam proposes ASEAN plan to fight nCoV
Vietnam proposes ASEAN plan to fight nCoV
VIDEOicon  07/02/2020 

According to the World Health Organisation, nearly 30 countries and territories have reported confirmed cases of 2019-nCoV, including six in Southeast Asia.

Vietnamese food: Mountain goat
Vietnamese food: Mountain goat
VIDEOicon  06/02/2020 

Goat is an extremely popular dish elsewhere in the world, but in Vietnam it is extra special. And if you want the best goat meat, then Ninh Bình is the place to visit.

Stock market remains anxious amid coronavirus outbreak
Stock market remains anxious amid coronavirus outbreak
VIDEOicon  05/02/2020 

The outbreak of the acute respiratory disease caused by the novel coronavirus has hit Vietnam’s stock exchange over recent days as shares hit a three-year low.

Vinh Nghiem pagoda - home to world documentary heritage
Vinh Nghiem pagoda - home to world documentary heritage
VIDEOicon  06/02/2020 

Vinh Nghiem Pagoda, 20 km southeast of Bac Giang City, has been considered the first Buddhism university of Vietnam and the place of origin of the Truc Lam Yen Tu Buddhist.

Ancient village in Tien Giang province woes visitors
Ancient village in Tien Giang province woes visitors
VIDEOicon  05/02/2020 

Dong Hoa Hiep village in Tien Giang province’s Cai Be district is home to many beautiful ancient houses that have contributed to the unique landscape of the Mekong delta.

PM chairs working session on coronavirus prevention, control
PM chairs working session on coronavirus prevention, control
VIDEOicon  04/02/2020 

PM Phuc stated that prior to, during and after Lunar New Year holiday, relevant ministries and agencies have implemented resolutely and synchronously measures to prevent and control nCoV epidemic.

Good deeds kept alive amid nCoV epidemic
Good deeds kept alive amid nCoV epidemic
VIDEOicon  04/02/2020 

Amid the outbreak of the acute respiratory disease caused by a new coronavirus, many good deeds are spreading in the community in Vietnam.

Hanoi boasts relic site of first party cell
Hanoi boasts relic site of first party cell
VIDEOicon  03/02/2020 

Hanoi is home to nearly 300 historical relic sites relating to Vietnam’s resistance wars against French and American invaders. They contribute to educating youngsters on national pride and patriotism.

Da Nang set to welcome 9.8 million tourists in 2020
Da Nang set to welcome 9.8 million tourists in 2020
VIDEOicon  03/02/2020 

The central coastal city of Da Nang aims to serve 9.8 million tourists in 2020, a year-on-year rise of 12.74 percent, according to the municipal Department of Tourism.

 
 
 
Leave your comment on an article

OR QUICK LOGIN