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COVID-19 presents opportunities to attract more FDI

COVID-19 presents opportunities to attract more FDI

The COVID-19 pandemic has had a serious impact on Vietnam’s economy but it’s also believed to create the conditions to attract more foreign direct investment (FDI) as there have been signs of a switch in capital flows away from China and to ASEAN member countries.

Vietnam remains attractive destination to investors

Vietnam remains attractive destination to investors

With COVID-19 and trade tensions driving the shift of production lines from China to Southeast Asia, Vietnam, in particular, seems to have emerged as an attractive destination for investors and manufacturers alike, experts have predicted.

Vietnam’s two big cities lead region in dynamic growth: JLL

Vietnam’s two big cities lead region in dynamic growth: JLL

HCM City and Hanoi continue to lead the momentum in Southeast Asia, ranking third and seventh among the most dynamic cities in the world, according to the City Momentum Index recently issued by property consultant Jones Lang LaSalle.

JLL: Five trends in real estate in 2019

JLL: Five trends in real estate in 2019

Vietnam’s real estate race is becoming hotter than ever with the growing attention of many domestic and foreign investors and a record amount of investment in recent years.

Property market waits for regulations

Property market waits for regulations

The property market awaits technical standards for the development of small apartments, which may become a trend to deal with the housing crisis caused by the country’s rapid urbanisation.

Need for logistics space at all-time high: JLL

Need for logistics space at all-time high: JLL

The reliance and need for logistics space was at an all-time high, driven by advancements in the e-commerce sector, according to real estate and investment management services firm Jones Lang Lasalle (JLL).

E-commerce golden pass for logistics

E-commerce golden pass for logistics

The strong growth of the e-commerce sector has been turning Vietnam into a major magnet for investment in the capital-thirsty logistics industry.

CPTPP benefits Vietnam’s industrial property

CPTPP benefits Vietnam’s industrial property

Vietnam’s industrial real estate sector stands ready to take off after the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership (CPTPP) comes into effect, experts have said.

Retail premises in HCM City’s CBD in high demand

Retail premises in HCM City’s CBD in high demand

Even though retail premises in the central business district (CBD) of Ho Chi Minh City are becoming more scarce and the rents are increasing, premises far from the center are still unpopular with new retailers.