The cruise liner Westerdam carrying 1,250 tourists docked at the central city’s Tiên Sa Port on Sunday morning, marking the first cruise to visit the city in the lunar New Year.
People in Hà Nội welcomed the Year of the Rat with an unusual amount of rain before New Year's Eve while people in other cities and provinces enjoyed good weather.
Health facilities are not allowed to refuse medical services to patients needing emergency care during Tết, according to the ministry.
Localities in Việt Nam have taken a number of measures to combat illegal, unreported and unregulated (IUU) fishing since the country received a “yellow card” warning from the European Commission (EC) in 2017.
A live talk between Vietnamese officers currently on peacekeeping duty in South Sudan and their relatives and representatives of the Vietnamese Government was held on Monday in Hà Nội.
Citizens can now film and record traffic police officers, as long as they are not interfering with police duties, according to a new circular that took effect on Wednesday.