People rushed to go shopping for the Tet holiday at supermarkets and commercial centers in HCMC on the afternoon of January 19 (the 28th day of the last month in the lunar calendar). They had to wait for a long time at the checkout counters.
Thu Duc City Hospital held the 8th zero-dong market to serve for free more than 600 patients with difficult circumstances, poor households, disabled people, and lonely people in the area on the morning of January 8.
Vietnam Social Security has requested social insurance agencies of provinces, cities, and Vietnam Post Corporation to pay pensions and social insurance allowance in January and February 2023 at once in the payment period in January 2023.
The Civil Aviation Authority of Vietnam (CAAV) has recently requested Tan Son Nhat International Airport and other units to strictly control the identification documents of passengers at the boarding gate.
After two years of struggle to overcome the Covid-19 pandemic, laborers have run out of accumulated funds. The fact that they are struck by job loss and reduction right before the Tet holiday has been causing burdens to pile up.