An orchid shop owner on Pham Van Dong Street is taking care of his flowers. (Photo: SGGP)

Ornamental flowers ready for Tet Holiday

As the 2020 Lunar New Year is approaching, many temporary ornamental flower markets are organized to welcome buyers who are adding their last touch in decoration for the grandest traditional holiday of the nation. Statistics show that due to unfavorable weather conditions, prices of these flowers will be 5 percent to 10 percent higher than those of last year, and sales will be quite slow.

Consumers warned of online trading frauds on Tet holiday

Consumers warned of online trading frauds on Tet holiday

Since the quantity of trading normally witnesses a significant growth when Tet holiday approaches, sophisticated frauds are more likely to happen. Several commercial banks have issued their warning and tips to avoid such swindles, especially in online trading.

Flower and ornamental plants transported to the market for sale (Photo: SGGP)

Flower growing areas enter Tet season

These days, flower growing areas across the country have concentrated on taking care of their flower and ornamental plants in preparation for Tet holiday.

HCMC has been planning Tet care activities for residents (Photo: SGGP)

HCMC plans US$79 million spending on taking care of residents in Tet holiday

HCMC plans to spend a total of VND827 billion (US$78.86 million) on taking care of the poor, the elderly, those under the State’s preferential treatment policy and others in the coming Tet holiday, said director of the city Department of Labor, Invalids and Social Affairs Le Minh Tan on December 27.

Chairman of Ho Chi Minh City People's Committtee Nguyen Thanh Phong gives presents to poor dwellers on occasion of Tet holiday 2019  (Photo: SGGP)

HCMC plans to spend over US$35 million on gifts for poor people on Tet holiday

As the Lunar New Year is approaching, Ho Chi Minh City planned to spend about VND818 billion (over $35 million) on gifts for poor households, wounded soldiers, women awarded with title Vietnamese Heroic Mother and those who participated in the cause of the nation’s revolution.
Consumers’ pork demand is still high despite price hike trend (Photo: SGGP)

HCMC works with businesses on goods preparation for Tet holiday

The HCMC Department of Industry and Trade on November 20 worked with major businesses in HCMC on goods preparation for the upcoming Tet holiday as well as solutions to ensure supply and stabilize pork prices in the holiday.
MobiFone has implemented many technical solutions to increase connection quality for smooth communication on Tet holiday

Smooth network connection on Tet holiday guaranteed

In order to ensure the smooth network connection in the peak season of Lunar New Year holiday, all major Vietnamese mobile network providers such as Viettel, MobiFone, and VinaPhone have applied a series of necessary technical solutions. 
Loving bus trips bring patients home on Tet holiday

Loving bus trips bring patients home on Tet holiday

The last buses of “Chuyen xe yeu thuong” (Loving bus trips) program today departed from Tan Trieu Clinic, a satellite clinic of Hanoi-based Cancer Hospital, to transport over 700 patients and their relatives back to their hometowns for Tet holiday celebration.

Vegetable, fruit prices forecast to mitigate near Tet Holiday

Vegetable, fruit prices forecast to mitigate near Tet Holiday

The management board of Thu Duc wholesale market in HCMC forecast that the prices of many fruits such as mango, pomelo, watermelon and papaya will slightly reduce in peak time near Tet Holiday because of abundant supply.
Ornamental flowers for Tet flock to HCMC

Ornamental flowers for Tet flock to HCMC

Ornamental and fresh flower from many parts of the country have been transporting in large volumes to Ho Chi Minh City to meet the demand of city dwellers to celebrate the upcoming Tet Holiday ( the Lunar New Year) in these days.