Unique 3D moon cakes prove popular in Mid-Autumn Festival

Unique 3D moon cakes prove popular in Mid-Autumn Festival

VOV.VN - Many people are looking to purchase 3D moon cakes which come in extremely eye-catching shapes as gifts to mark the Mid-Autumn Festival, which falls on the 15th day of the eighth month of the lunar calendar.

Ho Chi Minh City flooded after enduring half-hour deluge

Ho Chi Minh City flooded after enduring half-hour deluge

VOV.VN - Many streets throughout Ho Chi Minh City were left submerged by flooding on August 15, with the weather causing motorbikes to break down and hindering commuters travelling in the southern city.

US Ambassador shows interest in Vietnamese food

US Ambassador shows interest in Vietnamese food

VOV.VN - Several months after undertaking a new mission in Vietnam, United States Ambassador Marc Knapper has spent time discovering Vietnam. This time he travelled to Ho Chi Minh City to sample Cơm Tấm with food blogger Thuyen Vo.

Hanoi welcomes opening of first park for dogs

Hanoi welcomes opening of first park for dogs

VOV.VN - The first dog park spanning a total area of 1,650 square metres located at Yen So Park in Hoang Mai district has become the first of its kind to open in the capital, with the site being free and receiving over 100 dogs per day.

Top unmissable Vietnamese beaches for tourists to enjoy

Top unmissable Vietnamese beaches for tourists to enjoy

VOV.VN - Featuring a coastline stretching 3,260 kilometres, the nation boasts many beautiful beaches, let’s take a look at some of the best beaches across the country and make plans for upcoming vacations.

Mai Phuong wins Miss World Vietnam 2022 crown

Mai Phuong wins Miss World Vietnam 2022 crown

VOV.VN - Huynh Nguyen Mai Phuong, 23, from Dong Nai province beat 36 rival contestants on the final night of the Miss World Vietnam 2022 pageant which was held on August 12 in Quy Nhon City to claim the top prize at the beauty contest.

Hanoians flock to pagoda for Buddhist Vu Lan Festival

Hanoians flock to pagoda for Buddhist Vu Lan Festival

VOV.VN - Despite enduring heavy rains, hordes of Hanoians flocked to local pagodas on August 12 to mark the full-moon day of the seventh month of the lunar calendar, known as the Buddhist Vu Lan Festival.

Oan cakes prove popular during Vu Lan festival

Oan cakes prove popular during Vu Lan festival

VOV.VN - Oan cake is widely acknowledged as the symbol of the Buddhist festival of Vu Lan, or Ghost Festival, with the event being a time for Vietnamese people to show their deep gratitude towards their parents and the deceased.

Hang Ma street bustling during ‘ghost month’

Hang Ma street bustling during ‘ghost month’

VOV.VN - Hang Ma street in the centre of Hanoi is bustling once again these days amid what is known locally as ‘ghost month’, the seventh month of the Lunar Calendar.

Song Ho commune busy making paper offerings during Vu Lan Festival

Song Ho commune busy making paper offerings during Vu Lan Festival

VOV.VN - Situated in the northern province of Bac Ninh, Song Ho commune is bustling these days as local residents hurry to produce votive objects in order to meet the high demand of customers amid the annual Vu Lan Festival.

Top five items with export earnings exceeding US$10 billion each

Top five items with export earnings exceeding US$10 billion each

VOV.VN - The first seven months of the year has seen five groups of commodities rake in more than US$10 billion each in export earnings, accounting for 58.5% of the country’s total export revenue.

City lantern street warms up ahead of Mid-Autumn Festival

City lantern street warms up ahead of Mid-Autumn Festival

VOV.VN - District 5 in Ho Chi Minh City is set to play host to Lantern Street, an area which will feature a bustling atmosphere along with an array of colourful lanterns and traditional toys to welcome the start of the Mid-Autumn Festival.