Can Tho Authority is subsidizing businesses to stockpile VND3 trillion worth of goods for the imminent Lunar New Year. About 20 businesses have participated in this program.
Seven of the businesses stockpiled several products such as fresh foods, processed foods, beer, beverages and sweet meats.
The Department of Industry and Trade in Can Tho City signed an agreement with Ho Chi Minh City businesses to ensure supply for provinces in the Mekong Delta.
In relating news, Can Tho City will open its first Flower Festival to celebrate the New Year on Vo Van Tan and Nguyen Thai Hoc Street in Ninh Kieu District. The festival will be from January 27 to February 3 and stretch a total length of 310 meters.
The festival will celebrate Can Tho City’s 10-year establishment as a central city, showcase the lifestyle of residents in the Mekong Delta, and replicate ancient market of Can Tho, ancient house of Binh Thuy, the Binh Thuy Temple, and the famous floating market.