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Health experts worried as Hanoians flood streets to celebrate Mid-Autumn Festivalicon
SOCIETY23/09/20210

Health experts worried as Hanoians flood streets to celebrate Mid-Autumn Festival

On the first night of relaxed social distancing (September 21), which coincided with the Mid-Autumn Festival, tens of thousands of people flocked to the streets to celebrate the festival.

 
DIY mooncakes a trend during COVID-19 pandemicicon

DIY mooncakes a trend during COVID-19 pandemic

ENTERTAINMENT & SPORTS
14/09/2021

During the Mid-Autumn Festival, mooncakes become the most sought-after product in Vietnam as people enjoy the pleasure of gathering around with their family to drink tea and eat the square pastries. 

Thang Long citadel to host Mid-Autumn Festival virtuallyicon

Thang Long citadel to host Mid-Autumn Festival virtually

ENTERTAINMENT & SPORTS
13/09/2021

The Thang Long Royal Citadel in Hanoi is scheduled to hold a range of activities from September 19 aimed at celebrating the Mid-Autumn Festival.

Mooncake makers face unprecedented difficultiesicon

Mooncake makers face unprecedented difficulties

BUSINESS
06/09/2021

Online sales are being implemented by mooncake businesses with a variety of products from the common to the high-end.

Traditional lanterns still lighting up Mid-Autumn Festivalicon

Traditional lanterns still lighting up Mid-Autumn Festival

SOCIETY
01/10/2020

An old man parks his motorbike in front of Ly Tu Trong Park in the central city of Ha Tinh with some big, colourful star-shaped lanterns on it.

Photos show difference between old and modern Full Moon Festival celebrationsicon

Photos show difference between old and modern Full Moon Festival celebrations

ENTERTAINMENT & SPORTS
01/10/2020

Although celebrations for the Mid-Autumn Festival have evolved over the years, the annual event has kept the same meaning, providing a special occasion for family reunions, vibrant dragon dances, colourful lanterns, and delicious moon cakes.

Vietnamese toys still popular as Mid-Autumn Festival nearsicon

Vietnamese toys still popular as Mid-Autumn Festival nears

ENTERTAINMENT & SPORTS
01/10/2020

As the Mid-Autumn Festival approaches, kids have been thrilled to receive colourful toys such as lanterns and masks and so many others. Made-in-Vietnam toys seem to have prevailed in the market this year.

Moon cake market competition heats upicon

Moon cake market competition heats up

BUSINESS
01/10/2020

A crowded moon cake market has caused a drop in sales for many stalls ahead of Mid-Autumn Festival.

Circus show featuring fairytale to entertain children during Mid-Autumn Festivalicon

Circus show featuring fairytale to entertain children during Mid-Autumn Festival

ENTERTAINMENT & SPORTS
01/10/2020

A special circus show children this Mid-Autumn Festival is being staged at the Central Circus Theatre in Hanoi.

Taking Vietnamese mooncakes to the worldicon

Taking Vietnamese mooncakes to the world

BUSINESS
28/09/2020

Mooncakes are among many types of Vietnamese cakes successfully exported to foreign markets. 

Lanterns provide colour for Hanoi street ahead of Mid-Autumn Festivalicon

Lanterns provide colour for Hanoi street ahead of Mid-Autumn Festival

ENTERTAINMENT & SPORTS
26/09/2020

Phung Hung street in Hanoi has been thoroughly decorated with hundreds of colourful lanterns in anticipation of the upcoming celebrations for the Full-moon Festival.

Hanoi family keeps tradition of making wooden mooncake moulds aliveicon

Hanoi family keeps tradition of making wooden mooncake moulds alive

ENTERTAINMENT & SPORTS
25/09/2020

Despite cheap plastic mooncake moulds being extremely popular among the domestic market, a family from Hanoi have maintained a tradition of crafting wooden mooncake molds for approximately 40 years.

Phu Binh villagers strive to preserve the craft of lantern makingicon

Phu Binh villagers strive to preserve the craft of lantern making

ENTERTAINMENT & SPORTS
25/09/2020

Despite facing challenges from COVID-19 and the fierce competitiveness of imported toys, Phu Binh villagers in district 11, Ho Chi Minh City, have exerted every effort to preserve their craft of lantern making,

Back to childhood with activities celebrating Mid-Autumn Festival in Hanoiicon

Back to childhood with activities celebrating Mid-Autumn Festival in Hanoi

ENTERTAINMENT & SPORTS
24/09/2020

The Mid-Autumn Festival seems different this year due to the coronavirus pandemic. The atmosphere is less boisterous and fewer events are being held, but people can still enjoy various festive activities at major locations in Hanoi.

Ho Chi Minh City’s lantern street readies for Mid-Autumn Festivalicon

Ho Chi Minh City’s lantern street readies for Mid-Autumn Festival

ENTERTAINMENT & SPORTS
24/09/2020

A host of activities are being prepared around HCM City as the Mid-Autumn Festival fast approaches. Among them is Luong Nhu Hoc lantern street in the city’s District 5.

Hang Ma Street bustling as Mid-Autumn festival nearsicon

Hang Ma Street bustling as Mid-Autumn festival nears

ENTERTAINMENT & SPORTS
23/09/2020

With the Mid-Autumn Festival peaking, people have been flooding into Hanoi’s Old Quarter, especially Hang Ma Street, to shop, take photos and enjoy the festive ambience.

Hang Ma Street gears up for start of Mid-Autumn festivalicon

Hang Ma Street gears up for start of Mid-Autumn festival

ENTERTAINMENT & SPORTS
20/09/2020

With nearly one month to go shops located on Hang Ma Street in Hanoi have been making preparations for the upcoming Mid-Autumn festival by displaying a range of colourful ornaments, allowing visitors to soak up the festive atmosphere.

Traditional toy-making village busy ahead of Mid-Autumn Festivalicon

Traditional toy-making village busy ahead of Mid-Autumn Festival

ENTERTAINMENT & SPORTS
18/09/2020

Several weeks before the Mid-Autumn Festival, Mr. Dong and his employees have had to stay up overnight to make 10,000 paper masks.