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Morning Stories Roundup: International Flights Suspended and New Ride-Hailing App

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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.


- New Vietnamese ride-hailing app launched for HCMC, Hanoi [The Saigon Times]


- Fulbright Vietnam lecturer added to Vietnamese PM’s economic advisory group [Tuoi Tre]

- Five Vietnamese resorts named among Asia’s best by Condé Nast Traveler readers [Vietnam Net]

- Vietnam again temporarily suspends international flights [VoV]

- President Ho Chi Minh’s statue to be erected in Saint Petersburg [Vietnam Plus]

- Dreaming big, investors pour trillions of dong into automobile factories [Vietnam Net]

- Two Vietnamese artists in the running for international music awards [VnExpress]

- Famous conjoined twins discharged from hospital healthily [SGGP]

- 600-kilo bomb in Son La detonated [DTI News]


- Another universe existed before ours – and energy from it is coming out of black holes, says Nobel Prize winner [Independent

- 12-Year-Old Becomes Youngest Person Ever To Build Working Nuclear Reactor [Unilad]

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