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Welcome Tet with thousands of piggybanks at Dong Nai park

A 1,000 square meter area featuring 4,000 piggybanks in Dong Nai Province is attracting many families with kids during the Lunar New Year holiday.

Pig goes the whole hog in Vietnamese culture

To paraphrase a popular saying, you cannot throw a stone at Vietnamese culture without hitting a pig.

Hanoi ushers in Lunar New Year with stunning midnight fireworks

Fireworks were set off in 30 locations in Hanoi to give the Year of the Pig a dazzling welcome.
February 05, 2019 | 08:45 am GMT+7

This Year of the Pig, get to know some pigs

The Tao Dan Flower Fair in Saigon is showing images of several pig breeds, some Vietnamese and others foreign. 
February 04, 2019 | 07:00 pm GMT+7

'Gangster' Peppa back in China's good graces in Year of the Pig

Roasted as a subversive symbol and chopped from a video streaming website in China, it seemed Peppa Pig faced a bleak future in China.
February 03, 2019 | 10:56 am GMT+7

Thousands of piggybanks invite abundance in the Year of the Pig

With the pig as the zodiac animal of the coming Tet, piggybank potters are having an ‘easier’ time.
January 17, 2019 | 02:42 pm GMT+7

Big pigs to hog limelight on Saigon’s flower street

Artisans are putting finishing touches on giant pigs that will dominate Saigon’s famous flower street to welcome Tet.
January 15, 2019 | 06:31 pm GMT+7

Banknotes with pig images expected to be bestsellers

Souvenir shops in HCMC are selling currency bills and coins with images of swine a month before the Year of the Pig begins.
January 12, 2019 | 03:46 pm GMT+7
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