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Saigon Needs Smart Cards for Public Transport Instead of Single-Use Tickets: Experts

Could a single contactless card allow riders access to bus, water taxi, tram, monorail and metro routes?

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Morning Stories Roundup: More Prehistoric Artifacts, Freed Turtles and Vietnam's UN Peacekeepers

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Each morning, we select some of the most important stories from Saigon, the rest of Vietnam and beyond, and digest them into short, accessible links so you can easily keep up with current affairs.

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Vietnam Prepares State Funeral for Late President Tran Dai Quang. It Also Has the First Female President.

Vietnam has declared a two-day state funeral for late President Tran Dai Quang.

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Saigon Moves Ahead With Plans to Build 3rd Terminal for Tan Son Nhat

The approved plan calls for the creation of a new terminal, expanded airplane parking and widened roads. 

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Weekend News Roundup: Vietnam to Work With Japan in Marine Plastic Waste Reduction

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Each morning, we select some of the most important stories from Saigon, the rest of Vietnam and beyond, and digest them into short, accessible links so you can easily keep up with current affairs.

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Vietnam President Tran Dai Quang Passes Away at 61

Vietnam President Tran Dai Quang passed away early this morning, according to state television and radio.

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Vietnam's Increased Green Tax on Fuels Next Year Will Bring in $677m Yearly

An extra VND15.7 trillion each year for environmental projects will be added to the national budget thanks to the new tax rate.

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Morning Stories Roundup: Hanoi Metro Trial and New Sapa Bus Station

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Each morning, we select some of the most important stories from Saigon, the rest of Vietnam and beyond, and digest them into short, accessible links so you can easily keep up with current affairs.

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Saigon Proposes Major Walking Street Project Linking Ba Son, Nguyen Hue, Ben Thanh

Yay or nay?

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Morning Stories Roundup: Administrative Procedures Hinder Flood Control Projects in HCMC

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Each morning, we select some of the most important stories from Saigon, the rest of Vietnam and beyond, and digest them into short, accessible links so you can easily keep up with current affairs.

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30% of Vietnam's Population Will Shop Online by 2020

Online shopping is becoming more popular in Vietnam in recent years.

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