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Morning Stories Roundup: Fainting, Queue Jumping at Hanoi’s Iconic Huong Pagoda Festival.

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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

- Fainting, queue jumping at Hanoi’s iconic Huong Pagoda festival. [Tuoi Tre]

- AFC Champions League 2019: 5 talking points as Hanoi FC beat Bangkok United. [Fox Sports]

Vietnam

- 48 criminal offences reported in HCM City during Tet. [Dan Tri]

- Vietnamese airlines excited, worried about direct US flights. [VnExpress]

- Pu Mat National Park calls for support to stop illegal poachers. [VietnamNet]

- Universities offer new majors, give lectures in English. [VietnamNet]

- Traders in Da Nang learn foreign languages to woo more customers. [Dan Tri]

- SE Asia Stocks-Most end lower, Vietnam hits near 2-month high. [Tuoi Tre]

Other

- Malaysia makes record 30-ton pangolin seizure. [AFP]

- Sticky situation: USB found in seal faeces reunited with owner. [The Guardian]

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