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Flocking to Literature Temple for calligraphic works

Flocking to Literature Temple for calligraphic works

Thousands of people have been flocking to Van Mieu (Literature Temple) in downtown Ha Noi during the lunar New Year to ask for calligraphy created by scholars to hang at home for good luck, and as home decorations.

Start-up recycles used containers for stores targeting young owners, customers

02/16/2018 19:01

Hoang Tuan Anh has realised his start-up dream by creating the first shopping and entertaining complexes in HCM City to use recycled containers.

Book festival to welcome Lunar New Year

02/16/2018 12:08

Book lovers in Ha Noi can enjoy Lunar New Year holiday by reading as many books as they can. A book festival will take place at the Book Street on February 18-25.  

President Trần Đại Quang wishes Vietnamese a prosperous New Year

02/16/2018 12:07

On the occasion of the Lunar New Year 2018, President Tran Dai Quang offered greetings to all Vietnamese, either living in their homeland or in foreign countries, wishing them and people around the world a new year of peace, friendship, happiness, and prosperity.

Việt Nam welcomes Lunar New Year with fireworks and art performances

02/16/2018 09:10

Celebrations of the new year rarely lacks the display of pyrotechniques - the noise and lights of which are believed to scare the evils away and herald a robust new year of good health and prosperity.

Electric fence not enough to protect elephants: experts

02/16/2018 09:00

While the erection of an electric fence has proven effective in resolving conflicts between wild elephants and people in this southeastern province, it is not a long-term solution, experts said.  

Đà Lạt strives to preserve its special charms

02/16/2018 09:00

What lies ahead for the city of Da Lat as it tries to accommodate a new tourism model while preserving its unique cultural and architectural heritage?  

Comedies hit screens for Tết

02/13/2018 20:27

As in previous years, filmmakers in HCM City are releasing comedies to lure moviegoers to cinemas during Tet (Lunar New Year).  

Gov’t guarantees capital for HCM City metro project

02/13/2018 20:09

The Government has guaranteed sufficient capital for HCM City’s No1 Metro project linking Ben Thanh Market and Suoi Tien Theme Park, according to Tran Vinh Tuyen, deputy chairman of the city’s People’s Committee.  

Kindergarten children learn about Tết

02/13/2018 20:05

Making banh chung (square glucinous rice cake) or creating peach blossoms from paper are among the festivities that kids from many public and private kindergartens across the nation have experienced in preparation for the upcoming Tet (Lunar New Year) festival.