Given the on-going economic slowdown, many people are preferring to buy discounted goods as Tet (Lunar New Year) gifts.
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Police in Ho Chi Minh City’s Tan Binh February 14 said they along with security guards in Tan Son Nhat International Airport discovered guns hidden in a package sent via aviation through Tan Son Nhat International Airport.
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VND259 million (US$12,125) is totaling amount of fines for food safety violation in last week, said the Food Administration of Vietnam under the Ministry of Health on February 14.
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Ministries of Agriculture and Rural Development, Industry and Trade, and Finance; the State Bank of Vietnam; and Vietnam Food Association met to discuss rice stockpiling plan for winter spring crop this year in the Mekong Delta.
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Customs officers at Noi Bai International Airport in Hanoi have freshly seized 2.7kg of synthetic drug and cocaine destined for Australia via express service.
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Foreigners visit Da Lat Spring Flower Festival on February 14 -Photo: Nam Vien
Spring Flower Festival 2015 opened in Da Lat Flower Garden of the central highlands province of Lam Dong on February 14.
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Nguyen Ba Thanh, Head of the Party Central Committee’s Commission for Internal Affairs (Photo), passed away at 13:00 on February 13 in the central city of Da Nang due to fatal disease, according to the Party Central Committee’s Commission for Internal Affairs.
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State President Truong Tan Sang paid a visit and offered Tet greetings to Hung Yen and Ha Nam northern provinces on February 13.
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Hue City plans a spectacular firework display on lunar New Year’s Eve on February 19
A high-range firework display greeting the lunar New Year 2015 will take place at Ky Dai (Flag Tower) in Hue City.
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Ho Chi Minh City’s Spring Flower Festival 2015 opened at Tao Dan Park in District 1 on February 13. The annual event features over 4,000 ornamental plants, bonsai, rock gardens, dried trees, grafted stones, cacti, ornamental fish and various rare flowers.
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All 128 flower markets was opened in Ho Chi Minh City on Wednesday, the 23rd day of the last lunar month every year or the day of farewell to the Kitchen Gods , decorating the city with plentiful varieties of colorful flowers and ornamental plants.
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For Vietnamese people, no holiday is as significant as Tet. It's an occasion for family reunions, for worshipping the ancestors, for taking a once-a-year rest – and for preserving the old values.
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Vietnamese Professor Hoang Quang Thuan, presidents of Institute of Telecommunications Technology, Vietnam Academy of Science and Technology has been officially elected as a fellow of Academician of World Creativity Science Academy (WCSA)
113 teams and individuals of medical clinics in Ho Chi Minh City were lauded for their achievements in the patriotic emulation movement for 2010-2014.
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The northern mountainous province of Dien Bien and the Nan province in northern Thailand will each open representative tour offices as formalised in their memorandum of understanding (MoU).
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