March 2019

Building Equality Among Foreign Realty Investors

Coupled with the rapid growth in the economy, development in capital markets, and increased capital inflow over recent years, Vietnam’s new real estate laws have contributed significantly to the interest and activities of foreign investors in the Vietnamese real estate sector. Kevin Hawkins, Co-Executive Partner at ZICO Law Vietnam, sheds light on the current legal landscape for real estate in Vietnam, and suggests further improvements to real estate laws to increase competitiveness and further growth in the sector.

Subject matters: Foreign Direct Investment
Jurisdictions: Vietnam
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