President Emmanuel Macron cut short a skiing trip in the Pyrenees to return to Paris for a crisis meeting, as hooded protesters went on the rampage in Paris, leaving a trail of destruction in the touristic heart of the city. He vowed to take "strong decisions" to prevent further violence, following the emergency talks held at the interior ministry late Saturday. "There are people today who try by all means... to damage the Republic by breaking, by destroying things at the risk of killing someone," Macron said. "All those who were there were complicit in" the havoc spread across the Champs-Elysees, he added. The police appeared overrun as protesters swarmed the Champs-Elysees, vandalising and later setting fire to Fouquet's brasserie, a favourite hangout of the rich and famous for the past century -- as well as luxury handbag store Longchamp, a bank, another restaurant and several news stands. The rioters also looted several clothing stores and set fire to barricades in scenes … [Read more...] about Paris luxury stores looted, burned in ‘yellow vest’ riots
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Viet Nam News HÀ NỘI — Chicago-headquartered Hyatt Hotels Corporation recently announced that a Hyatt affiliate had entered into an agreement with Vietnamese corporation BIM Group to develop the Park Hyatt Phu Quoc Hotel as well as 65 residences on Phú Quốc Island, Kiên Giang Province. Slated to open in 2022, Park Hyatt Phu Quoc and residences are poised to introduce the brand’s refined luxury and exceptional service to Việt Nam’s emerging resort destination. Situated on the southwestern tip of Phú Quốc Island on an area of 160 hectares, the hotel and residences will offer guests and residents an exclusive oasis and a sophisticated home-away-from-home with designs inspired by traditional Vietnamese villages and all guestrooms, suites and villas offering stunning sea views. Park Hyatt Phu Quoc will be a 30-minute drive from Phú Quốc International Airport, with direct access via the main north-south highway, and … [Read more...] about Hyatt announces plan for luxury hotel and residences on Phú Quốc
The Hanoitimes - In a world where home prices are looking precarious from London to Hong Kong, Sydney and New York, it makes Vietnam an attractive location. Hanoi, HCMC, Danang stir Vietnam real estate market with lots of exciting activities Mid-end segment, cleared land: focus of Hanoi’s real estate market in 2019 Property investment lending in Vietnam set to be tightened from 2019 Hanoi ranks 3rd most global dynamic real estate city: JLL Vietnam property inventories plunge to US$992 million as of end-2018 Vietnam’s status as one of the fastest-growing economies has spurred overseas investors to target the nation’s real estate, alongside a rapidly growing cohort of well-heeled domestic buyers, eager to put hard currency into property, Bloomberg reported. In a world where home prices are looking precarious from London to Hong Kong, Sydney and New York, it makes Vietnam an attractive location. Vietnam is where southern China was 10 or 15 years ago, … [Read more...] about Vietnam emerged as hot new market for luxury property: Bloomberg
Who are the owners of luxury apartments in District 1? A view of The Grand Manhattan, a luxury apartment project in downtown HCMC The just-launched Grand Manhattan has become the center of splendor due to its luxury apartments being located in downtown HCMC, which are not easy to own. From international investors Elena Goh, a Singaporean real estate investor, is one of the first owners of apartments at The Grand Manhattan, “HCMC is a market my husband has eyed for ages. So we decided to purchase apartments as soon as the project was introduced to the market. Compared with other property markets which I have invested into such as Hong Kong, apartments in HCMC have a much lower price and profit margins reach 4%-5%, compared to Hong Kong’s 1%-2%.” As an experienced real estate investor, Elena Goh said, “In Hong Kong and Singapore, profit growth of luxury properties tend to be stable. I believe that profits from real estate projects in HCMC, which is an … [Read more...] about Who are the owners of luxury apartments in District 1?
Laguna Lang Co Resort has recently been named by Robb Report among the top four luxury resorts in Vietnam, affirming its prestige as an ideal second home destination in Central Vietnam. The aerial view of Laguna Lang Co Earlier, Laguna Lang Co Resort also received the Golf Digest Editor’s Choice Award 2018 for the best golf resort in Asia, Vietnam for the second consecutive year. Being recognised for its quality by such a prestigious journal is testament to Banyan Tree Group’s commitment to deliver Vietnam’s most desired golf experience. The complex is comprised of Banyan Tree Hotel, the beachfront Angsana Hotel, two Banyan Tree and Angsana branded spas, and luxury residences, including Banyan Tree Residences and Laguna Park residences which decorate an 18-hole championship golf course, designed by Sir Nick Faldo. Wherever you stay, you are always within walking distance of the golf course, making it a truly luxurious golf lifestyle. All rooms at Banyan Tree … [Read more...] about Robb Report names Laguna Lang Co among top four luxury resorts