As the Tet holiday ( the Lunar New Year) is approaching, thousands of farmers and gardeners in the Mekong Delta are busy planting vegetable seeds and trying to take care of fruit trees and ornamental flowers to meet the Tet market demand.
HCMC has a rising demand for around 81,000 part-time and seasonal workers as the upcoming Lunar New Year (Tet) Holiday approaches, according to Deputy Director of the HCMC Department of Labor, Invalids and Social Affairs Huynh Le Nhu Trang.
Various sectors of commerce and services in HCMC have been actively searching for strategies to stimulate consumer spending, particularly during the peak periods of the New Year and the Lunar New Year in 2024.
The Politburo on February 6 held a meeting with former senior leaders of the Party, State and Vietnam Fatherland Front on the occasion of the 93rd anniversary of the Communist Party of Vietnam (CPV) and the Lunar New Year.
The City Party Committee - People's Council - People's Committee - Vietnam Fatherland Front Committee of Thu Duc City held the tree planting event for the 2023 Lunar New Year on February 5 in Thu Thiem Ward.
Bringing along an eager mind to enter the new Lunar year, the community of businesses in HCMC hope that the global economy will gradually recover, and that they will receive more orders in the future to overcome current financial difficulties.
By January 30, almost of factories and enterprises in export processing zones and industrial zones in Ho Chi Minh City had resumed operations after the Tet holiday ( the Lunar New Year) with the rate of workers reaching about 95 percent.
Vietnam’s consumer price index (CPI) in January edged up by 0.52 % month-on-month, fueled by high consumer demand for the Lunar New Year or Tet which fell in the same month, the General Statistics Office said on January 29.