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Lunar New Year 2022: Know the date, history, significance of Chinese New Year

  • Lunar New Year 2022: Also known as Chinese New Year and Spring Festival, it is celebrated by Chinese communities across the world. This year it will be observed on February 1.
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Updated on Jan 31, 2022 11:47 AM IST
By | Posted by Parmita Uniyal

Chinese travel back for Lunar New Year despite Beijing's attempt to curb Omicron

Despite Beijing tightening controls to contain coronavirus outbreaks ahead of the Winter Olympics, Lunar New Year holiday is seeing hundreds of millions of migrated people visit their parents or spouses and children they left behind in China or travel abroad. 
Residents wearing masks to help protect from the coronavirus past near giant dolls depicting the gods of fortune and prosperity ahead of Lunar New Year celebrations in Beijing, China. Chinese are traveling to their hometowns for the Lunar New Year, the country's biggest family holiday, despite a government plea to stay where they are as Beijing tries to contain coronavirus outbreaks  (AP Photo/Ng Han Guan)
Residents wearing masks to help protect from the coronavirus past near giant dolls depicting the gods of fortune and prosperity ahead of Lunar New Year celebrations in Beijing, China. Chinese are traveling to their hometowns for the Lunar New Year, the country's biggest family holiday, despite a government plea to stay where they are as Beijing tries to contain coronavirus outbreaks  (AP Photo/Ng Han Guan)
Updated on Jan 30, 2022 08:52 AM IST
PTI | | Posted by Zarafshan Shiraz, Beijing

China toughens Covid-19 response as Omicron hits ahead of Lunar New Year holiday

China has detected locally-transmitted Omicron infections in the capital Beijing, the financial center Shanghai and Guangdong, where the southern technology center of Shenzhen is located
People wearing face masks, following the coronavirus disease (Covid-19) outbreak, walk outside Beijing Railway Station as the travel rush starts ahead of the Chinese Lunar New Year of the Tiger, also known as the Spring Festival, in Beijing, China  (REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins)
People wearing face masks, following the coronavirus disease (Covid-19) outbreak, walk outside Beijing Railway Station as the travel rush starts ahead of the Chinese Lunar New Year of the Tiger, also known as the Spring Festival, in Beijing, China  (REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins)
Updated on Jan 17, 2022 08:10 PM IST
Bloomberg | | Posted by Zarafshan Shiraz

Hong Kong to extend travel curbs until after Lunar New Year to stem Omicron

The Covid-19 travel extension or the ban on bars, beaches, gyms and cinemas, as well as dining-in after 6 pm to curb Omicron spread will be in place throughout the Lunar New Year holiday and continue until Feb. 3
People wearing face masks to protect against the spread of the coronavirus, walk on a street in Hong Kong. Hong Kong International Airport said that it would ban passengers from over 150 countries and territories from transiting in the city for a month, as it sought to stem the transmission of the highly contagious Omicron variant of the coronavirus  (AP Photo/Kin Cheung)
People wearing face masks to protect against the spread of the coronavirus, walk on a street in Hong Kong. Hong Kong International Airport said that it would ban passengers from over 150 countries and territories from transiting in the city for a month, as it sought to stem the transmission of the highly contagious Omicron variant of the coronavirus  (AP Photo/Kin Cheung)
Updated on Jan 15, 2022 08:06 PM IST
Bloomberg | | Posted by Zarafshan Shiraz

Covid-19: Vietnam to resume international commercial flights from Jan next year

Vietnam seeks to restore international passenger transport, speed up economic and tourism recovery and enable overseas Vietnamese to return to their homeland for the upcoming Lunar New Year
Covid-19: Vietnam to resume international commercial flights from Jan next year(Photo by Mark Olsen on Unsplash)
Covid-19: Vietnam to resume international commercial flights from Jan next year(Photo by Mark Olsen on Unsplash)
Updated on Dec 11, 2021 02:44 PM IST
ANI | | Posted by Zarafshan Shiraz, Hanoi [vietnam]
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