The Canada-Vietnam Society (CVS), which gathers Vietnamese expats living in Canada, held a get-together in Toronto on January 18 to celebrate Tet, Vietnam’s traditional New Year, which is less than a week away.
VOV.VN - National flag carrier Vietnam Airlines has announced that service units have finalised the preparations of resources with relevant units in order to provide the best service possible to customers throughout the hectic period around the Lunar New Year, known locally as Tet.
Airlines have added more seats and air tickets prices are increasing as the Tet holiday approaches.
VOV.VN - The national flag carrier Vietnam Airlines announced on November 12 that it will be putting on an additional 190,000 seats on domestic routes in order to meet the increasing travel demand during the Lunar New Year (Tet) period from January 9 to February 8, 2020.
When the Tet (Vietnamese Lunar New Year) holiday falls on a weekend, workers should still enjoy the following Monday and Tuesday as paid public holidays, business associations said at a workshop on revisions to the Labour Code on May 14.
Nearly 100,000 books will be put on show at the annual book street festival in downtown Ho Chi Minh City from February 2-8 in celebration of the Lunar New Year (Tet) holiday 2019.
Tours for the coming Tet Holiday have considerably changed after Taiwan tightened visa rules and Vietnamese tourists died in a recent bomb blast in Egypt.
VOV.VN -Vietnam Airlines will be adding over 54,000 additional seats, the equivalent of nearly 230 flights, to domestic air routes from January 20 to February 2 2019, December 15 to January 15 in the lunar calendar, aiming to meet travel demand during the Lunar New Year Festival (Tet) holiday.
The spring book fair at Hanoi’s Book Street earned more than VND4 billion (US$177,200) from selling some 80,000 books from February 18 (the third day of the Lunar New Year 2018) to 25.
VOV.VN - Da Lat city in the Central Highlands province of Lam Dong welcomed more than 280,000 visitors, including 14,000 foreign arrivals during the lunar New Year (Tet) holidays, a rise of more than 14% on the same period last year.
VOV.VN - A book street in celebration of the Lunar New Year (Tet) 2018, which is being held in Hanoi from February 18 to 25, boasts more than 20 pavilions showcasing a wide variety of publications, magazines, and souvenirs.
Over the course of January, the total overseas remittances wired from compatriots to families and relatives living in Vietnam saw a notable increase, especially with Tet Holiday just around the corner.
The Vietnamese Consulate General in Vancouver has recently held a Tet celebration for overseas Vietnamese in the western provinces of Canada.
The Ho Chi Minh City People’s Committee has asked district people’s committees, departments and other agencies to ensure everyone has a “warm and sufficient Lunar Tet”, which falls on February 16.
The Labour Federation of southern Dong Nai province will offer 500 free coach tickets, worth 1.2 million VND (52.8 USD) each, for poor migrant workers to go back home for the Tet (Lunar New Year) holiday.
When travelling to Thanh Hoa, visitors should not miss this tasty cake.
The national flag carrier Vietnam Airlines and budget Jetstar Pacific on September 27 began selling air fares for domestic flights serving the Tet holiday (Lunar New Year), which falls in February, 2018.
Deputy Prime Minister Truong Hoa Binh has ordered urgent measures to increase safety at railway crossings.
The Tet holiday is over, but for many, business may stay slow for some more time.
Ho Chi Minh City welcomed 40,000 – 45,000 foreign visitors during the week-long Lunar New Year (Tet) holiday, a sudden increase compared to the same period last year, according to the statistics of the local tourism sector.