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Weekend Stories Roundup: Typhoon Mangkhut, China Tarrifs and High-Speed Trains.

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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

- Congestion in Hanoi worsens as traffic vehicles numbers continue to grow faster than infrastructure can deal with. [DTI]

- A drum-making village in northern Vietnam is super busy ahead of Mid-Autumn festival. [DTI]

Vietnam

- McDonalds and Burger King are apparantly flopping in Vietnam. [CNBC]

- In Phung Xa Village, a local artisan has started creating fabric from 'lotus silk'. [Vietnam Plus]

- Truck-bus collision kills 13 in northern Vietnam. [VnExpress]

- High-speed trains are back on the agenda in Vietnam. [VnExpress]

Other

- Typhoon Mangkhut rips through Hong Kong as Philippines toll rises. [VnExpress]

- Report: President Trump Moving Forward With His Plans to Impose China Tariffs. [TIME]

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