Vietnam forecasts GDP growth of at least 6.5 pct in 2018, says 2017 target in sight

Vietnamese worker at a plastic bag factory. Vietnam’s targeted growth of 6.7 percent this year is within reach, Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc told a parliamentary session on Monday. Photo by VnExpress Photo Contest   The government’s latest forecast is more optimistic than the World Bank’s projection.   Vietnam expects economic growth of 6.5-6.7 percent […]


‘Most liveable city’ in Vietnam has bright future in real estate

Over the past decade, the pace of Danang’s development has been truly remarkable. The forward-looking city is rightfully proud of its new infrastructure and modern transportation systems as well as of its progress in lifestyles, social security, and food safety. And of course, the renowned charm and positive attitude of its citizens cannot be overlooked. […]


GSO: Vietnam’s GDP expands 6.41% in nine months

  Vietnam’s gross domestic product (GDP) in the first nine months of 2017 grew about 6.41 percent as compared to the same period last year, reported the General Statistics Office (GSO).   GSO General Director Nguyen Bich Lam said at a press conference in Hanoi on September 29 that the country’s GDP growth rate in […]


Vinaliving introduces three show villas at The Ocean Estates

A development within The Ocean Resort complex in Da Nang, The Ocean Estates now offers potential customers the chance to come and see show villas in three, four, and five bedrooms. VinaLiving has officially introduced three show villas at The Ocean Estates, a development within The Ocean Resort complex on Truong Sa Road in Ngu […]

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Savills: Da Nang real estate in good shape in 1H

  Illustrative image (Source: Real estate consultant releases report on Da Nang’s real estate market in first half.   Savills has released a report on Da Nang’s real estate market in the first half of this year. In the hotel segment, total supply from 86 three- to five-star hotels was approximately 9,400 rooms, with […]


Da Nang foreign investment surges

The central city has attracted 43 new foreign direct investment (FDI) projects worth US$60 million in the first eight months this year, 4.6 times the amount in the same period last year, vice director of the the Da Nang Investment Promotion and Support Agency, Nguyen Ky Anh said.   A worker at the Japanese Tokai […]


Condotels boom but concerns emerge

  Mr. Rudolf Hever, Director of Hotels at Savills Asia Pacific, casts his eye over Vietnam’s condotel Rudolf Hever, Director of Hotels, Savills Asia Pacific The growth curve of tourist arrivals to Vietnam continues ever upward. In seven years, international arrivals by air doubled to 10 million in 2016 and domestic tourist numbers jumped […]


Da Nang airport opens new international terminal

  Passengers push their luggage at the new T2 international terminal at Da Nang International Airport.   A new international terminal has been put into operation at the international airport in the central Vietnamese city of Da Nang. Several major carriers in Vietnam have begun operating flights and services at the new T2 terminal of […]