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Weekend Stories Roundup: 'Made in Vietnam' is Becoming a New Buzz Phrase, Overtaking 'Made in China.'

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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

- Prolonged flooding leaves Hanoi residents suffering from skin diseases. [VnExpress]

- Hanoi police prosecute two men for illegal drug trafficking. [Vietnam Plus]

- Vietnam's Asian Games football team play against Palestine. [Vietnam Plus]

Vietnam

- Landslides kill 5, leave 6 missing in northern Vietnam. [VnExpress]

- Vietnam recalls 57 drugs for heart treatment that could cause cancer. [VnExpress]

- Nghe An Province seeks urgent support for post-storm cleanup. [Dan Tri]

Other

- US pledges nearly $300 million security spending for Southeast Asia. [VnExpress]

- 'Made in Vietnam' is becoming a new buzz phrase, overtaking 'Made in China.' [SCMP]

- Indonesia quake kills 82, leaves hundreds wounded. [Dan Tri]

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