Hai Phong Seeks to Receive More Investments from Korean


Hai Phong Seeks to Receive More Investments from Korean

An investment promotion conference with businesses of the Republic of Korea (RoK) was held in the northern port city of Hai Phong. The hybrid event, held by the Management Board of Hai Phong Economic Zone and Foreign Investment Agency under the Ministry of Planning and Investment, drew 150 Korean investors and enterprises. This is part…

A Tampa Bay Home-owner Is
About To Sell Her Property As An NFT


A Tampa Bay Home-owner IsAbout To Sell Her Property As An NFT

A Florida homeowner is auctioning her five-bedroom house near Tampa as an NFT — and she’s taking cryptocurrency only. Bidding for the Gulfport, Florida, home that features an iron dinner bell in the front will start February 10 at $650,000. The Tampa Bay Times, which first reported the story, said homeowner Leslie Alessandra chose to…

MM2H Programme to be Reactivated in October


MM2H Programme to be Reactivated in October

The Malaysia My Second Home (MM2H) programme will be reactivated with improvements to policies and application conditions to balance the security and economic aspects. Home Ministry secretary-general Datuk Wan Ahmad Dahlan Abdul Aziz said new applications for the programme will be processed and managed by the Immigration Department beginning October after all legal processes are…

Hong Kong fencer Cheung Ka-long wins gold in Tokyo


Hong Kong fencer Cheung Ka-long wins gold in Tokyo

Hong Kong’s top male fencer Cheung Ka-long has claimed gold at the Tokyo Olympic Games – after defeating the reigning Olympic champion, Daniele Garozzo of Italy, 15-11 in a nail-biting final of the men’s individual foil. His gold is Hong Kong’s first medal in the sport, second-ever gold, and fourth Olympics medal in history. Cheung…

IMF: Cambodian economy to grow 4.2% in 2021


IMF: Cambodian economy to grow 4.2% in 2021

International Monetary Fund (IMF) managing director Kristalina Georgieva said the Cambodian economy is expected to grow 4.2 per cent this year, following a 3.5 per cent contraction in 2020, but cautioned that local governments around the world should proceed with prudential policies and proactive management. Kristalina made the comment at the opening press conference of…

Cambodia’s Newly Investment Law may be in effect as soon as April


Cambodia’s Newly Investment Law may be in effect as soon as April

Cambodia’s newly-drafted Investment Law will be in effect as soon as in April 2021, according to Ministry of Economy and Finance secretary of state Phan Phalla on January 27. “Cambodia’s proposed new investment law will attract more diversified foreign investments and increase the country’s IVA, allowing the country’s economy to rise to its full potential,”…

China urges cities to cool overheating property market
What’s the future of Hong Kong or Singapore real estate?


China urges cities to cool overheating property market What’s the future of Hong Kong or Singapore real estate?

China urges cities to cool overheating property market. “Shanghai and Shenzhen have erected new barriers last week to cool the property market. In Singapore, talks have intensified while the government is keeping a close watch on the property market,” Fred Poon, Director and Partner of Golden Emperor comments. “Hong Kong may implement more cooling measures on…

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,…

Cambodia  · The Next Dubai
Oil Deposits to Produce US$ 390 Million in Revenue


Cambodia  · The Next Dubai  Oil Deposits to Produce US$ 390 Million in Revenue

Cambodia could very well become the next richest country in SE Asia. The country has begun producing oil from its offshore fields, expecting a peak production rate of 7,500 barrels a day from an initial phase. [What does this mean for investors?] ⁍ Cambodia’s oil reserve is the world’s 2nd largest, 2X Dubai’s ⁍ A…