Gold and jwelery shops in District 1 today saw swarms of shoppers rushing to buy gold bars.
Most of the best-selling gold include figurines representing the God of Wealth, 12 animal designation as well as those with Phuc (Happiness), Loc (Prosperity) and Tho (Longevity) written on them.
|Gold shops in Ho Chi Minh City are busy on God of Wealth Day due to a large surge in demand|
|Customers are looking for golden rings to secure good luck|
|The golden figurines of dogs are best-selling in the Year of the Dog|
|Due to busy retail trading, gold shops have to work hard to serve a large amount of customers|
|As gold bar is running out, customers opt for golden jewelery|
|Gold shops remain crowded with customers in the afternoon|