Customers buy gold products ahead of the Day of the God of Wealth at a gold store in Ho Chi Minh City. (Photo: SGGP)

Gold stores see high foot traffic prior God of Wealth Day

City dwellers flocked to gold stores to buy the precious metal on the occasion of the Day of the God of Wealth (the tenth day of the lunar New Year) with the hope for luck and prosperity in the New Year, causing the price to highly jump on February 13.