Vietnam Hanoi Property Prices Doubled in Adversity
5 Major Growth Drivers in 2021


Vietnam Hanoi Property Prices Doubled in Adversity 5 Major Growth Drivers in 2021

Hanoi’s property market remains fundamentally strong, buoyed by owner-occupier demand. Owners have seen double-digit increases in price albeit a global downturn. “Hanoi’s improving infrastructure has been a plus-factor where prices are expected to grow 7%. Middle-income buyers and investors are especially keen in investing in Hanoi’s township developments,” Alice Lee, Sales Director and Partner of…

Golden Emperor Annual Off-site Goes Virtual


Golden Emperor Annual Off-site Goes Virtual

2020 has been as challenging a year as many of us can remember. Golden Emperor greatly appreciates the support and confidence our clients have in our team the past year. Despite the circumstances forcing us to cancel our annual event, we connected our teams across 12 locations in Hong Kong, Vietnam, and Thailand virtually this year,…

5 Multinational Firms Forecast Vietnam’s Outlook for 2021


5 Multinational Firms Forecast Vietnam’s Outlook for 2021

Will Vietnam’s unstoppable growth replicate in 2021? HSBC forecasts Vietnam’s GDP to reach 8.1% while a number of multinational firms forecast at least a 6.1% growth. With a tech-led recovery and consistent Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) inflows, Viet Nam’s economy is set to rebound strongly by 8.1% in 2021, according to HSBC’s latest report titled…

Vietnam to become world’s 19th largest economy by 2035: CEBR


Vietnam to become world’s 19th largest economy by 2035: CEBR

Vietnam’s economy is expected to move to the 19th position in the rankings of the World Economic League Table in 2035, according to the Centre for Economics and Business Research (CEBR). In its World Economic League Table 2021 released recently, CEBR said that Vietnam’s annual rate of GDP growth is forecast to pick up to…

HCMC sets economic growth target of 6 percent for 2021


HCMC sets economic growth target of 6 percent for 2021

Ho Chi Minh City is targeting a gross regional domestic product (GRDP) growth rate of around 6 percent in 2021. This is among the targets the 9th-tenure municipal People’s Council set for next year on December 7 as part of its 23rd session. Accordingly, the southern economic hub aims to maintain the services sector’s share…

Hidden Gem, the Cafe that Recycled Knick-Knacks Built


Hidden Gem, the Cafe that Recycled Knick-Knacks Built

It is difficult to describe Hidden Gem Café without paraphrasing its name, but I have not found a better way to characterize this wonderful establishment. Hidden at the end of alley 3b on Hàng Tre, the café is indicated by but a small sign lost in the Hanoian chaos of street banners and restaurant advertisements,…

HCMC university makes world top 100 sustainable list


HCMC university makes world top 100 sustainable list

Ton Duc Thang University in HCMC was listed among the 100 most sustainable in the 2020 UI GreenMetric World University Ranking, while Tra Vinh University jumped to 129th spot. Ton Duc Thang ranked 83rd on the list of 912 most sustainable educational institutes in the world, according to the annual ranking that examines carbon footprint…

Day of Pho to be celebrated in Hanoi


Day of Pho to be celebrated in Hanoi

A series of events are in place to celebrate the Day of Pho (December 12) in Hanoi, in an effort to promote Vietnam’s world-famous traditional noodle dish. The most notable event is a gala night entitled “Chuyen cua Pho” (The Story of Pho), which will be held for foreign ambassadors, the diplomatic corps, and international…

Golden Emperor Exhibition and Sales Gallery Officially Opens


Golden Emperor Exhibition and Sales Gallery Officially Opens

Golden Emperor’s Exhibition and Sales Gallery has officially opened this week. In accordance with social distancing policies, our gallery will be thoroughly disinfected daily to ensure the safety of our guests and visitors. To provide a curated experience for our clients and guests, our sales team offers first-class real estate consultation and services, whilst our Exhibition…

Japanese retailer Muji opens biggest outlet in Southeast Asia in Ho Chi Minh City


Japanese retailer Muji opens biggest outlet in Southeast Asia in Ho Chi Minh City

Muji, the Japanese household products and apparel chain retailer, opened its first Vietnam store in Ho Chi Minh City on November 26. Located in the city’s downtown commercial complex – Parkson Saigontourist Plaza Shopping Center, the 2.000 sq.m store is also the biggest outlet of Muji in Southeast Asia. It is expected to become a…