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Streets around Hanoi enjoy sight of blossoming lotus flowers

Streets around Hanoi enjoy sight of blossoming lotus flowers

VOV.VN - With beautiful lotuses serving to brighten up streets throughout Hanoi, many of the blossoming flowers can be seen being carried by street vendors in bicycles as they sell them at the start of summer, the traditional lotus flower season.

Vietnam’s Pho culture

Vietnam’s Pho culture

VOV.VN - For many Vietnamese, Pho is much more than just noodle soup. From street vendors to luxurious restaurants, Pho has become the national dish of Vietnam.

Ox-eye daises flood the streets of Hanoi

Ox-eye daises flood the streets of Hanoi

VOV.VN - As the chill of winter creeps across the capital, the baskets of street vendors across Hanoi are beginning to fill up with eye-catching ox-eye daises.

Hanoians bundle up as chilly weather hits capital

Hanoians bundle up as chilly weather hits capital

VOV.VN - A period of bitterly cold weather hit the capital city of Hanoi on November 19, forcing local residents to put on an extra layer of clothing to keep warm amid the impact of the cold air.

Saigon’s sidewalk campaign resumes after months-long break

 Saigon’s sidewalk campaign resumes after months-long break

Police and their assistants were traveling around Saigon's central District 1 on May 19 cleaning up sidewalks and fining cars parked on the roadway, bringing back the drastic cleanup campaign that has lost steam for many months now.

Memories of street calls

Memories of street calls

VOV.VN - Large eye-catching panels, funny commercial son TV, colorful flyers and brochures are types of modern advertising you see every day. But people still reserve a special place in their hearts for one of the earliest forms of advertising: the distinctive call of the street vendor.

Beautiful Easter lilies in Hanoi

Beautiful Easter lilies in Hanoi

VOV.VN - White Liliumlongiflorum, known as Easter lilies are in full bloom blanketing every corner of Hanoi’s streets in white colours. Here’s some beautiful photos of Easter lilies:

HCM City plans vendor-friendly sidewalks

HCM City plans vendor-friendly sidewalks

Street vendors will no longer have to run away from road inspectors as Ho Chi Minh City authorities are going to allow them to run their business on designated sidewalks.

Beautiful images of Hanoi street vendors from above

Beautiful images of Hanoi street vendors from above

VOV.VN - Dutch photographer Loes Heerink once lived in Hanoi and started taking photographs of street vendors from above as they travelled through Hanoi streets. Now, she wants to create a book of photographs, according to Lonely Planet.

EU helps Vietnam put new focus on food safety

EU helps Vietnam put new focus on food safety

VOV.VN - The EU is supporting the Ministry of Industry and Trade (MOIT) to educate the nation’s farmers, manufacturers, wholesalers, retailers, consumers and street vendors on safe food handling practices.

Tourism authority looks to boost traveler protection

Tourism authority looks to boost traveler protection

The Ho Chi Minh City Department of Tourism has proposed a plan to improve the efficiency of the tourist help force to ensure better safety in tourist sites in the city, especially in the downtown area.

Crystal meth kits openly sold in HCM City

Crystal meth kits openly sold in HCM City

An increasing number of street vendors and medical shops in Ho Chi Minh City have been openly selling tools used for smoking crystal meth, as authorities struggle to come up with a permanent solution.