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Morning Stories Roundup: Long Thanh Airport Deadline Set, Hoi An Clean Up, VN Stocks Rise

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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.

Saigon

- HCM City tightens licensing of condotels, resort villas [VietnamNet]

Vietnam

- Gov’t sets deadline for groundbreaking of Long Thanh airport [Saigon Times]

- In Indo-Pacific push, Japan to export arms to Vietnam [Nikkei

- Hoi An cleans up muddy aftermath of severe flooding [VnExpress]

- VN stocks gain for a third day [Vietnam News]

- Airlines adjust schedules due to Storm Nangka [Vietnam Plus]

- East Sea likely to see formation of two storms this week [VoV]

- Eastern innovative area in Ho Chi Minh City's District 9 attracts tech giants [Tuoi Tre]

- Hue and Danang universities to extend admission period due to severe flooding [DTI News]

Other

- Is Vietnam the Next ‘Asian Miracle’? [New York Times]

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