Thousands flock to Hanoi shopping malls on Black Friday

By Ngoc Thanh   November 25, 2016 | 08:11 pm GMT+7
Many office workers spent their lunch breaks joining the shopping frenzy.
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A crowd of shoppers wait outside a fashion store for Black Friday sales. The largest shopping day in the U.S. has also become a big day for promotions in Vietnam in recent years. 

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The shop only allowed a small number of customers in at a time while the rest had to wait in turn.

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Long lines of people wait to buy discounted bags and shoes.

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Many shops offered big price cuts of up to 50 percent.

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Clothes, glasses and jewelry were among the most sought after items.

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This shop is offering promotions through the weekend.

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A board outside a crowded shop asking customers to come back in an hour.

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