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Taiwan Hospitality 2H 2016

Taiwan Hospitality 2H 2016

31 October 2016

The number of inbound tourists broke the 10 million mark in 2015, with visitor numbers doubling in the past five years. 4.2 million of these tourists were from China, 40% of the total, still the largest group, despite a slower growth rate of 4.9% in 2015. According to the Tourism Bureau, Chinese visitors, who usually stay for seven nights in Taiwan, spent US$7.1 billion in 2015, accounting for 49.6% of total visitors’ expenditure. The increase in Chinese visitors boosts many sectors, es

 
 
 
Tianin Retail 2H 2016

Tianin Retail 2H 2016

31 October 2016

The city’s economy continued to expand in 2015, with GDP registering approximately RMB1,654 billion, up 9.3% year-on-year (YoY), the fifth largest among all mainland cities. An outstanding economic performance helped the city become more appealing to both investors and migrant populations. By 2015, the city received more than five million migrants, who now represent the most significant driving force of consumption growth.

 
 
 
Tokyo Residential Sales 2H 2016

Tokyo Residential Sales 2H 2016

31 October 2016

Growth in condo prices has significantly outpaced rental growth in recent years, despite a slight moderation in early 2016. Recent low mortgage rates should positively impact condo prices and stimulate demand. Along with tight vacancy conditions for rental property, condo prices should subsequently push rental prices higher. However, until real wage increases become more prevalent, meaningful rent appreciation is not likely. Additionally, a large supply of residential property in outlying cit

 
 
 
Viet Nam Industsrial Land 2H 2016

Viet Nam Industsrial Land 2H 2016

31 October 2016

In 1H/2016, there was a new wave of foreign direct investment (FDI) flowing into Viet Nam. Investor confidence pushed higher upon the conclusion of the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) and  EU-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA) negotiations at the end of 2015. These free trade agreements are expected to create expanded and new routes for goods produced in Viet Nam to major global exports markets such as the US, Europe and Japan.

 
 
 
Beijing Residential 1H 2016

Beijing Residential 1H 2016

23 April 2016

Beijing is the political and economic hub of China, and as a result is host to one of the most prosperous economies in the country. Historically, Beijing has maintained a GDP growth rate very similar to that of the China-wide figure.

 
 
 
Chengdu Retail 1H 2016

Chengdu Retail 1H 2016

23 April 2016

Recently, Chengdu placed first out of five cities in the 2015 China Fashion Index, the other cities being Xiamen, Shenzhen, Shanghai and Beijing.This is due to Chengdu consumers’ attitudes towards fashion and their willingness to spend, combined with the overall steady economic growth currently being experienced by the city, and current comfortable living standards.

 
 
 
Guangzhou Hospitality 1H 2016

Guangzhou Hospitality 1H 2016

23 April 2016

According to figures from the China National Tourism Administration (CNTA), the number of star-rated hotels in Guangzhou fell from 14,237 in 2009 to 11,970 in 2015, down 15.92%. However, given the increase in individuals’ consumption ability and higher experiential requirements, the number of mid- to high-end hotels witnessed steady growth; some unrated boutique hotels also saw strong development.

 
 
 
Japan Logistics 1H 2016

Japan Logistics 1H 2016

23 April 2016

The logistics sector is booming globally, and Japan is no exception. The growth of e-commerce is generating strong real demand for logistics space, and Japan’s logistics sector has significant room for growth in order to catch up with overseas markets and is well-positioned for medium- to long-term expansion. That said, Tokyo has recently seen a large influx of supply, especially over the last six months, and supply currently seems to have run ahead of demand. Osaka will also experience

 
 
 
Kuala Lumpur Office 1H 2016

Kuala Lumpur Office 1H 2016

23 April 2016

Greater Kuala Lumpur is defined as the combination of Kuala Lumpur City, Kuala Lumpur suburban and Selangor. Kuala Lumpur City (KLC) comprises the Golden Triangle (GT) and Central Business District (CBD). Suburban Kuala Lumpur refers to the KL city fringe areas such as Damansara Heights, Bangsar, KL Sentral/Brickfields, Mid Valley, Pantai/Kerinchi, Mont Kiara, and KL North. Selangor encompasses the geographical state boundary, encircling the towns of  Petaling Jaya, Shah Alam, Klang, Ser

 
 
 
Manila Investment 1H 2016

Manila Investment 1H 2016

23 April 2016

2016 will be a very important year for the Philippines on the political front as the country is set to take a new direction with the selection of its new president in May. The strong underlying fundamentals i.e. its advantageous demographics, healthy public finance, strong private consumption, growing outsourcing and offshoring (O&O) industry, and the steady inflow of Overseas Filipino Workers’ remittances will likely maintain the current positive outlook, but the change in the nati

 
 
 

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