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Grab, Uber Fined $9.5m in Singapore Over 'Anti-Competitive' Merger

The Grab and Uber merger from this past March led to an investigation over competition infringement conducted by Singapore's competition watchdog.

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Morning Stories Roundup: State Funeral, Smuggled iPhones and Missing Fisherman

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Each morning, we select some of the most important stories from the capital, the rest of Vietnam and beyond, and digest them into short, accessible links so you can easily keep up with current affairs.

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Hanoi Streets to Close for President Tran Dai Quang’s Funeral

Earlier this week, Vietnam declared a two-day state funeral for late President Tran Dai Quang.

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Morning Stories Roundup: Freed Turtles, UN Peacekeeping Mission and Cold Weather Spell

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Each morning, we select some of the most important stories from the capital, the rest of Vietnam and beyond, and digest them into short, accessible links so you can easily keep up with current affairs.

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Weekend Stories Roundup: Dang Thi Ngoc Thinh Becomes Vietnam's First Female Acting President

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Each morning, we select some of the most important stories from the capital, the rest of Vietnam and beyond, and digest them into short, accessible links so you can easily keep up with current affairs.

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Vietnam's Increased Green Tax on Fuels Next Year Will Bring in $677m Yearly

An extra VND15.7 trillion each year for environmental projects will be added to the national budget thanks to the new tax rate.

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Morning Stories Roundup: Metro Test Run, Michelin Star Chefs and Wildlife Trafficking

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Each morning, we select some of the most important stories from the capital, the rest of Vietnam and beyond, and digest them into short, accessible links so you can easily keep up with current affairs.

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30% of Vietnam's Population Will Shop Online by 2020

Online shopping is becoming more popular in Vietnam in recent years.

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Morning Stories Roundup: Mountain Marathon, H'Mong Opera House Performance and Taxi Driver Midwife

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Each morning, we select some of the most important stories from the capital, the rest of Vietnam and beyond, and digest them into short, accessible links so you can easily keep up with current affairs.

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Scientists Unearth Skeletons of Prehistoric Human in Volcanic Cave in Dak Nong

This is the first time an excavation in Vietnam has yielded such a significant amount of Neolithic human remains.

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Morning Stories Roundup: Hanoi's Property Market Becoming a Magnet for Foreign Investors

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Each morning, we select some of the most important stories from the capital, the rest of Vietnam and beyond, and digest them into short, accessible links so you can easily keep up with current affairs.

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