News in Brief: February 8, 2021

Thousands of books are set to go on show at the annual book street festival which will take place in downtown Ho Chi Minh City from February 9 to February 15 in celebration of the upcoming Lunar New Year (Tet) festival. The festival will be staged along Mac Thi Buoi, Nguyen Hue, and Ngo Duc Ke streets, displaying books on diverse themes such as the life of President Ho Chi Minh, the development of Ho Chi Minh City, children’s books, start-ups, and the fourth Industrial Revolution.