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Weekend Stories Roundup: Doctors Warn of Disease Outbreaks as Heat Wave Continues

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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

- Giant, overloaded trucks pose hazard on HCM City roads. [VietnamNet]

- Saigon high school students put in slog as graduation exams loom. [VnExpress]

Vietnam

- Police bust hi-tech exam cheating case in Hanoi. [VietnamNet]

- Ca Mau to spend 11.2 million USD on efficient farming models. [Vietnam+]

- Ministry greenlights Bamboo Airways’ fleet expansion. [VnExpress]

- First permanent blood donation site opens in Hanoi. [Dan Tri]

- Explosive growth of Airbnb, home-sharing services in Vietnam. [SGGP]

- Doctors warn about disease outbreaks as heat wave continues. [Dan Tri]

Other

- Refugees Got Talent: UN-backed show aims to change perceptions. [The Guardian]

- Summer solstice traditions from around the world. [National Geographic]

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