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Weekend Stories Roundup: Heavy Rains Batter Vietnam's Central Coast, Flood City Streets.

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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

- AirAsia offers discounts for those flying to Hanoi for AFF Suzuki Cup final 2nd leg. [New Straits Times]

- National Games: Nine more gold medals for Hanoi. [Nhan Dan]

- 5th International Food Festival opens in Hanoi. [SGGP]

- Hanoi reports foot-and-mouth disease outbreak in pigs. [VnExpress]

Vietnam

- Vietnam among 10 fastest-growing economies. [Borneo Bulletin]

- Ho Chi Minh City to build 6 underground reservoirs to control floods. [Dan Tri]

- Quang Hai nominated for Best Footballer in Asia Award. [Dan Tri]

- Heavy rains batter Vietnam's central coast, flood city streets. [VnExpress]

- Flies become a cash cow for Mekong Delta farmer. [VnExpress]

Other

AFF Suzuki Cup: Tickets for Malaysia-Vietnam match sold out at National Stadium. [The Star Online]

- NHS rubber gloves made in Malaysian factories accused of forced labour. [The Guardian]

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