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Morning Stories Roundup: Honda Vietnam to Present Over 176,000 Helmets to Hanoi School Children

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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.


- Proximity to gutted Hanoi warehouse unsafe, but evacuation unnecessary. [VnExpress]

- Honda Vietnam to present over 176,000 helmets to Hanoi school children. [Vietnam Plus]


- Vietnam, Thailand settle for goalless draw in opener of World Cup qualifier. [Tuoi Tre]

- HCM City determined to boost medical tourism. [Dan Tri]

- iPhone drops out of top three in Vietnam. [VnExpress]

- Diphtheria claims first death of the year in Vietnam. [VnExpress]

- Grabcar driver found for cheating Japanese passengers. [Dan Tri]

- Woman gives birth to triplets in Vietnam’s Mekong Delta. [Tuoi Tre]


- A Burst of Clues to South Asians’ Genetic Ancestry. [The Atlantic]

- Moving Indonesia’s capital city won’t fix Jakarta’s problems. [Asian Correspondent]

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