Smartphones are out in full force as thousands capture footage and photos of fireworks that explode above Hanoi’s iconic Sword Lake to welcome the very first moment of 2020. Photo by Tat Dinh. A man gets stuck in a traffic jam in HCMC on his way to deliver an ochna bonsai full of buds on January 20, five days ahead of this year’s Tet, or Lunar New Year. The yellow ochna flowers are a Tet icon in southern Vietnam. Expert gardeners time plants and branches to bloom in profusion for the holiday. Photo by Huu Khoa. Li Zichao, 28, one of two Chinese men who caught Vietnam’s first detected infections of the novel coronavirus, at HCMC’s Cho Ray Hospital in February after he had been confirmed recovered. Li, who was living in Vietnam then, contracted the virus from his father, who came to visit him from China’s city of Wuhan, the Covid-19 pandemic’s first epicenter. Photo by Huu Khoa. Aircraft carrier USS Theodore Roosevelt docks at the Tien Sa Port in Da Nang City on March 5 for a five-day stay, marking the second visit of U.S. aircraft carrier to Vietnam in two years. The visit by the carrier was… Read full this story
Vietnam’s Leap Year leaps from normal to the new normal have 207 words, post on e.vnexpress.net at December 26, 2020. This is cached page on CuBird. If you want remove this page, please contact us.