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Morning Stories Roundup: A New Vietnamese Airline, Scrap Exports and House Evacuations Following Flooding

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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

- Hanoi considers the evacuation of 14,000 homes after torrential rain. [Reuters]

- Hanoi seeks approval for VinGroup's $300 million IT park. [VnExpress]

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

Vietnam

- An interview with Tan Le, a brain researcher who helped a quadriplegic man drive a Formula One car using only his thoughts. [CNBC]

- Bamboo airwaves set to join Vietnam's congested skies and airports. [Bloomberg]

- Residents evacuate their homes as houses collapse into the Da River. [VnExpress]

Other

- Japan and the US were the top exporters of scrap to Vietnam in the first half of this year. [VnExpress]

- Pompeo to travel to Southeast Asia, and call for 'free and open' region. [VnExpress]

- North Korea working on new missiles. [Washington Post]

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