China’s Lunar New Year holiday this year contributed 117 million NZ dollars (98.14 million U.S. dollars) to the New Zealand economy, according to figures from the country’s main international port of entry Friday.
Thousands of people lined up on Tuesday at a downtown venue in the U.S. city of Houston to dine and share in a joyful festive spirit to welcome Christmas, a giving and receiving holiday.
While hotels and shopping centers in Dubai cash in on this week’s long public holiday, some citizens are complaining about the intense overcrowding and the inconvenient business standstill.
China’s education authorities on Friday reminded the country’s students to behave themselves while traveling during the upcoming holiday.
All major parks and downtown areas of Yerevan were packed with people on Sunday to celebrate the Vardavar, a water festival in honor of the water goddess Astghik.
Cambodia is preparing to celebrate its traditional New Year — the Year of the Snake, which will fall on April 14-16.
The vacation spirit within the U.S.4th biggest town of Houston had a boost having a Christmas tree-lighting along with a holiday celebration in the middle of downtown Friday evening.