Sacomreal launches consulting firm By Dinh Dung - The Saigon Times Daily HCMC - Saigon Thuong Tin Real Estate Company, or Sacomreal, last Saturday debuted its unit Sacom Consulting (SCC) in a move to facilitate its business development on the property market. Sacomreal says the newly established company will support it and provide the market with consulting services on design, investment, management, supervision and urban planning, among others. Sacom Consulting (SCC) marked its first presence on the market by signing a cooperation agreement with partners to develop a bridge and a property project in the southern province of Dong Nai. The company, together with South Land Development, Roli Corp and Nikken Sekkei Ltd, will build a bridge crossing the Dong Nai River and develop An Sinh Urban Town covering 3,000 hectares in Dong Nai. Also at the company launching event, SCC signed a partnership with Roli Corp and Hoa Binh Corp to develop a 38-hectare residential project in HCMC’s … [Read more...] about Sacomreal launches consulting firm
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The Hanoi Times - PricewaterhouseCoopers predicts that Vietnam will be the world's fastest-growing entertainment and media market from 2009 to 2013. Over the next five years, digital technologies will become increasingly widespread across all segments of entertainment and media (E&M) as digital migration continues to expand, says PricewaterhouseCoopers, a multinational consulting firm, in its annual Global Entertainment & Media Outlook, covering the period 2009-2013. The current economic downturn has accelerated and intensified the digital migration among both providers and consumers of content, says PWC.It highlights that Asia-Pacific is the only region where it expects spending to grow in 2009, with a projected 0.2 per cent increase. For the forecast period as a whole, spending will rise in Asia-Pacific at a 4.5 per cent compound annual rate to $413 billion in 2013 from $331 billion in 2008. Japan at $149 billion is by far the dominant country in Asia, and second … [Read more...] about Multinational consulting firm sees explosive Vietnam growth in entertainment and media
VietNamNet Bridge - Foreign consultancy firms all believe that the real estate market would still be very difficult in 2013, while the prices would continue decreasing. However, they believe that there would be more successful transactions. CBRE Vietnam believes that 2013 would be the time for a "revolution" in the real estate market. About the prices of the apartments in Hanoi, CBRE's experts think that the prices would drop by another 10 percent after decreasing by 12 percent in 2012. A report showed that Vietnam had 55,000 operational enterprises in the real estate sector in 2012. Of the enterprises, 17,000 took loss, while 2,637 got dissolved. Meanwhile, CBRE thinks that the number of real estate developers and the number of real estate investment funds would be halved in 2013 and then halved further in 2014 before bouncing back again later. Also according to the real estate consultant, the biggest transactions in the office leasing market would take place in the B-class … [Read more...] about The real estate market in 2013 as seen by foreign consultancy firms
Increased engagement by Vietnamese firms in mergers and acquisitions (M&A) has seen a new trend emerge - a sharper focus on overseas markets. A person passing by an office of Vietnam Airlines in HCMC. Vietnam Airlines is among local businesses which promote M&A activity in Cambodia. (Photo by Nghia Pham) … [Read more...] about M&A shopping easier in foreign markets, local firms find
VietNamNet Bridge - The Vietnam National Administration of Tourism VNAT is, for the first time, considering hiring a consultancy firm to promote Vietnam's tourism, according to VNAT's General Director Nguyen Van Tuan. In the interview given to Tien phong newspaper, Tuan said that after choosing the new logo and slogan for Vietnam's tourism for 2011-2015 "Vietnam - a different Orient" suggested by Cowan Vietnam, VNAT is consulting the choice with tourism experts, travel firms, relevant ministries and press agencies. If a consensus can be reached, VNAT will ask the Government for the permission to use the new logo and slogan for the tourism promotion activities in the time to come. … [Read more...] about Vietnam to hire consultancy firm for tourism marketing?