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Farmers plant vegetables, fruits and ornamental flowers for Tet market

As the Tet holiday ( the Lunar New Year) is approaching, thousands of farmers and gardeners in the Mekong Delta are busy planting vegetable seeds and trying to take care of fruit trees and ornamental flowers to meet the Tet market demand.

Bustling tourism market counts on coming Lunar New Year holiday

Early bookings for the Lunar New Year, known locally as Tet, have reached 95% of its target, with the number of foreign travelers visiting Vietnam and Vietnamese tourists traveling abroad increasing sharply, according to tour operators.

Seven-day break for Tet holiday 2024 proposed

The Ministry of Labor, Invalids and Social Affairs (MoLISA) has submitted its proposal on next year’s public holidays scheme including the Lunar New Year (Tet) holidays plan to the Prime Minister.

Vietnam plans seven-day break for Tet holiday

In their proposal, the MoLISA presented two options, each consisting of five days and two weekend days.

Singer Ha Phuong releases three songs, turns fairy in Tet photoshoot

During her visit to Vietnam on the occasion of the Lunar New Year 2023 (Tet), Vietnamese American singer Ha Phuong has released three new songs and an Ao Dai photoshoot.

Dong Ho paintings - unique folk culture in Red River Delta

As part of the national intangible cultural heritage, Dong Ho painting or Dong Ho folk woodcut painting is a genre of Vietnamese folk painting, stemming from Dong Ho village in the northern province of Bac Ninh in the 17th century.

Party General Secretary receives Lunar New Year greetings from foreign leaders

Leaders of many countries, political parties, and international organisations have sent congratulations to General Secretary of the Communist Party of Vietnam (CPV) Nguyen Phu Trong on the New Year 2023 and the traditional Lunar New Year of Vietnam.

COCA-COLA® Vietnam sets record of Tet meal with largest number of participating families

Coca-Cola Vietnam has set the world’s largest Vietnamese Tet meal with the participation of 1,000 multi-generational families at the Hoa Lu Stadium in HCM City.

HCM City prepares for Nguyen Hue Flower Street

Like every year, these last days of the year are days when artisan Van Tong’s workshop in District 12 is in the process of preparing sculptures of the Eastern zodiac for the Nguyen Hue flower street display.

Hanoi gears up to open 91 spring flower markets for Tet holiday

Visiting Hanoi flower markets to buy bonsais, house adornment stuff, or flowers for Tet decoration is an elegant hobby for many Hanoians.

Hanoi, Da Nang to welcome Lunar New Year with epic firework shows

The Hanoi municipal administration has decided to hold a series of firework displays at 31 venues across the capital to welcome in the Lunar New Year on the evening of January 21.

Early peach blossoms amid chilly conditions in Hanoi

Despite there still being more than a month until the start of the Lunar New Year Festival, known locally as Tet, peach flower blossoms can already be found on sale at Quang An flower market.

Customers' interest in Tet tours remains weak: travel firms

Travel firms have entered the sprint in selling tours as Tet holiday will start in about one month. However, sales have been going slowly.

HCMC’s floating flower market on Tet holidays to open on January 6

HCMC’s unique floating flower market on the lunar New Year is scheduled to open on January 6-21 (on the 5th -30th days of the last lunar month).

Lamps are lit overnight to speed up flower blooming for Tet

Nghe An’s farmers are keeping lights on throughout the night to help flower trees blossom in time for Tet.

Night flights to double for Tet holiday

Night flights will be doubled to meet increasing travel demand before, during, and after Lunar New Year Festival – the biggest one in Vietnam and other Asian countries, according to the Civil Aviation Authority of Vietnam (CAAV).

Hanoi adds nearly 2,500 coach trips for the New Year holidays

People will have a three-day holiday for the New Year, and another seven-day for the traditional Lunar New Year celebrations.

World Cup trophy shaped bonsai trees go on sale

Kumquat bonsai trees in the shape of the World Cup are proving popular among shoppers for home decorations in northern Vietnam.

Hanoi farmers busy pruning peach leaves for Lunar New Year holiday

Farmers in Hanoi’s Nhat Tan flower village are busy trimming leaves for peach trees to prepare for the upcoming Lunar New Year 2023 (Tet holiday).

Employers struggle to offer 13th-month salary to workers

Though difficulties in production and cash flow, employers are still promising to give 2023 Tet bonuses to their workers.