A kindergarten teacher instructs her students how to make banh giay, a Vietnamese traditional glutinous rice cake, in the mountainous township of Mu Cang Chai, Yen Bai Province, Vietnam. Photo: Nguyen The Luong / Tuoi Tre
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— Police in the Mekong Delta province of Tien Giang on Sunday returned VND20 million (US$883) to a 42-year-old man who had dropped his wallet on the way back to his hometown to celebrate the Lunar New Year, or Tet, holiday.
— Hanoi’s Cat Linh-Ha Dong metro line will operate throughout the Lunar New Year holiday to serve the traveling demand of customers.
— Police in the northern province of Thanh Hoa on Sunday arrested a 49-year-old woman for murdering her creditor and hiding the victim’s body in a biogas cellar in her backyard to conceal the crime.
— A 2.5-meter-tall tiger mascot statue in Dong Ha City, Quang Tri Province, which was created to welcome the Year of the Tiger, has captured the online community’s attention due to its majestic beauty.
— Students from Vietnam’s northwest region recently had the opportunity to participate in activities aimed at promoting the country’s traditional Tet culture, allowing them to comprehend, love, and be proud of their country’s Tet cultural identity.
— A man from the Mekong Delta province of Can Tho has turned a yellow apricot tree into the S-shaped Vietnamese map, attracting the locals to come and take a photo of this unique work.
— China stamped a ticket to the 2023 FIFA Women’s World Cup by defeating Vietnam 3-1 in the quarterfinal match of the 2022 AFC Women’s Asian Cup.
— North Korea confirmed on Monday it had tested a Hwasong-12 intermediate-range ballistic missile (IRBM), as U.S. and South Korean officials warned Sunday’s launch could lead to resumed testing of long-range weapons and nuclear bombs, Reuters reported.
— Landslides and flooding from heavy rains in Sao Paulo state have killed at least 18 people since Friday, including seven children, according to Reuters on Sunday.