Politburo member and Permanent Deputy Prime Minister Truong Hoa Binh offered congratulations to Khmer Theravada Buddhist monks and followers on the traditional Chol Chnam Thmay Festival and Buddha’s birthday during a visit to Candaransi Pagoda in District 3, Ho Chi Minh City, on April 26.
PSNews - Senior Colonel Le Tan Toi, Director of the Bac Lieu Provincial Police Department, on April 9 led a delegation to visit religious dignitaries in the province on the occasion of the Khmer people’s Chol Chnam Thmay festival.
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc joined a gathering in the Mekong Delta city of Can Tho on April 6 to celebrate the Chol Chnam Thmay – the traditional New Year Festival of Khmer people in the south, which falls from April 14-16 this year.
Authorities in the Mekong Delta province of Soc Trang have worked with enterprises to support local disadvantaged Khmer ethnic people ahead of their traditional Ooc-Om-Bok Festival (moon worship festival) this month.
PSNews – Senior Colonel Le Van Viet, Director of the Tra Vinh Provincial Police on April 10 and 11 has visited and extended congratulations to the local Khmer community on the occasion of their traditional New Year festival Chol Chnam Thmay.