Shops reopened yesterday in Hà Nội after three weeks of a social distancing order was issued to tackle COVID-19.
Jewellery shops and companies have stockpiled large numbers of “lucky” gold products to meet the surging demand on the God of Wealth Day on the 10th day of the new lunar year, which falls on February 3.
Local gold prices rose on Thursday amid rising concerns over the coronavirus outbreak in China which buoyed demand for safe assets.
Drama enthusiasts in HCM City have never had it so good. With eight new plays staged by seven theatres running two shows per day during the Lunar New Year or Tết festival, they are spoiled for choice.
Gold selling prices witnessed an increase at some stores while in others unchanged on God of Wealth Day, the 10th day of the Lunar New Year, which fell on February 14 this year.
Gold demand is expected to surge on February 14, the God of Wealth Day which falls on the 10th day of the lunar year.