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Foreign access urged for holiday property

Foreign access urged for holiday property

The Ministry of Construction has sent a proposal to the government to permit non-national individuals and organisations to purchase holiday property in Vietnam.

Social housing expected to fuel property market

Social housing expected to fuel property market

The Ministry of Construction has proposed short- and long-term measures to ease the difficulties facing the country’s real estate market, with social housing development to drive the market forward.

Real estate market to recover shortly: Experts

Real estate market to recover shortly: Experts

The slowdown in 2019 and the arrival of the COVID-19 pandemic in the opening months of 2020 saw Vietnam’s property market hit “double trouble”, but experts have said the possibility of a quick recovery remains, especially as the outbreak has been largely brought under control in the country.

State agency or company should manage apartments in Hanoi: expert

State agency or company should manage apartments in Hanoi: expert

An enterprise or the State agency should be responsible for the management of apartment buildings and the building’s maintenance fund with the participation of representatives including residents, investors and local management agencies, said Dong Minh Son from Hanoi Construction Association.

Slick action required by developers

Slick action required by developers

As conflicts between high-rise apartment developers and their residents increase, some developers are struggling to improve their professionalism in building management.

Speculators inflate housing prices: MoC

Speculators inflate housing prices: MoC

Housing prices in Vietnam lack stability and are inflated beyond most citizens’ ability to afford them, according to the Ministry of Construction’s report submitted to the 14th National Assembly.

HCM City seeks investors for waste-to-power project

HCM City seeks investors for waste-to-power project

Ho Chi Minh City’s Department of Natural Resources and Environment has submitted a proposal to the municipal People’s Committee on seeking domestic and foreign investors for a waste-to-power project.

Vietnam switches to unbaked building materials

Vietnam switches to unbaked building materials

Unbaked construction materials are targeted to account for 30-40% of all materials used for building by 2020, according to a circular that has been approved by the Government.

Resolution to improve construction investment issued

Resolution to improve construction investment issued

The Government has issued a resolution assigning major tasks for ministries and local authorities and asking them to identify solutions to obstacles relating to policies and investment schemes in the construction sector.