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Morning Stories Roundup: Cat Linh-Ha Dong Metro Opening Date Set for Late April

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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

- First Singapore cultural festival to be held in Hanoi. [SGGP]

- Cat Linh-Ha Dong metro opening date set for late April. [Dan Tri]

- Hanoi to limit new motorbike registration from 2020. [VnExpress]

- Vietnam launches construction of Hanoi F1 race circuit. [Euronews]

Vietnam

- Only 69% of teachers of English meet standards. [VietnamNet]

- 200 mine-detecting devices donated to Vietnam. [Dan Tri]

- Da Nang Int’l Fireworks Festival 2019 to welcome teams from Asia, Europe, America. [Tuoi Tre]

- Experts bash ‘senseless modernity’ of Da Lat center revamp plan. [Tuoi Tre]

Other

- Lion Air pilots were looking at handbook when plane crashed. [The Guardian]

- Indonesia flood death toll tops 100, dozens still missing. [AFP]

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