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Morning Stories Roundup: Wedding Day Tragedy, Indonesian Earthquake and Trash Problems

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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.

Hanoi

- After floodwaters recede in a commune outside Hanoi, trash now lines the streets. [VnExpress]

- Hanoi has been warned of a potential measles outbreak. [VnExpress]

- The construction of an overpass on the main roads leading up to Tay Ho is one month behind schedule. [Dan Tri]

Vietnam

- A groom and 12 of his family die in a wedding-day traffic accident. [Sky News]

- VinFast are going to open offices in Europe and Asia. [Vietnam News]

- Foreign investors target Vietnam's huge sports betting market. [VnExpress]

- Vietnam will not export any natural ores or minerals until 2035. [VnExpress]

Other

- Trump's tech tariffs could benefit Southeast Asian countries. [Bloomberg]

- Hikers start descent of Indonesian volcano following a strong earthquake. [VnExpress]

- Experts suggest that no more dams should be constructed in Laos. [VnExpress]

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