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Morning Stories Roundup: Hanoi Reopens Bars and Clubs, Incoming Tropical Storm and Decaying Citadel

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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.


- City to revoke long-delayed projects [Vietnam News]

- HCM City to turn Can Gio into sustainable eco-urban area [DTI News]


- Germany supplies equipment to monitor Mekong River dam impacts [VnExpress]

- Hanoi allows bars, clubs to reopen from today [Saigon Times]

- Vietnam safe from COVID-19 in community over two weeks [VoV]

- Hanoi restricts taxis, contract vehicles on ten roads [Tuoi Tre]

- Ancient citadel left to waste despite million-dollar renovations [SGGP]

- Tropical storm Noul heads to central Vietnam [Nhan Dan]


- LEGO to phase out single-use plastic packaging [CNN]

- Centenarians top 80,000 for first time in rapidly aging Japan [The Japan Times]

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