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Dalai Lama condoles death of Thich Nhat Hanh

The Dalai Lama paid tribute to Zen Master Thich Nhat Hanh Saturday, praising his dedication to building peace. In his condolence message shared on Thich Nhat Hanh’s official Twitter account, he called the Vietnamese Buddhist monk “my friend and spiritual brother.” “In his peaceful opposition to the Vietnam war, his …

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7 travel ideas for Tet in Vietnam

With just over a week until Tet, Vietnam’s biggest and most important festival, here is a list of seven holiday destinations worth consideration. Staycation in Ho Chi Minh City InterContinental Residences Saigon, Sheraton Saigon and Renaissance Riverside Saigon are offering staycation packages with room prices starting from $155 a night, …

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No medical quarantine for Tet returnees: health ministry

The Ministry of Health on Saturday asked provinces and cities not to impose medical quarantine measures on people who return to their hometowns to celebrate Tet. The move came as Vietnam boasts one of the world’s highest vaccine coverage rates after 95.6 percent of people aged 18 and above got …

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