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Labor ministry proposes seven-day Tet break next year

Vietnam's Ministry of Labor, Invalids and Social Affairs has suggested two options for Tet that would both grant workers a seven-day break.

Economists slam long Lunar New Year holidays, suggest seven-day cap

Vietnam should not have more than seven days’ holidays for the Lunar New Year if businesses are not to stagnate, economists said.

Hanoi streets find different ways to make Tet glitter

Many downtown streets in Hanoi have been jazzed up for Tet celebrations and each has its particular attraction.
February 03, 2019 | 10:23 pm GMT+7

Tet feast as fast food: new service in Vietnamese cities

Vietnamese who are too busy to prepare family feasts for Tet can now rely on pros to do it.
February 03, 2019 | 07:43 pm GMT+7

Tet spirit bears fruit in a Saigon vendor’s hands

A Saigon fruit vendor who won't go home for the festival gets into the Tet spirit like no one else.
February 03, 2019 | 05:31 pm GMT+7

Holy mackerel! Village readies red carps for the Kitchen Gods

A village in northern Vietnam has bred tons of red carps for the traditional ritual of releasing them a week ahead of Tet.
January 27, 2019 | 09:56 pm GMT+7

Vietnam’s 2019 holiday plan includes 9-day Tet break

Only half of 2018 has passed, but Vietnamese citizens can begin planning their holidays for the next year.
July 15, 2018 | 07:00 am GMT+7
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