Thu Thiem New Urban Area attracted a lot of attention on a series of “super projects” of real estate with investment up to several hundred millions US dollars. These projects are under construction.


Developer Joint venture between Keppel Land and Chiap Hua
Location An Phu Ward, District 2, HCMC
Total area 64 ha
Total unit 4,293
Estimated investment 500 millions USD
Construction density 25%
Estimated price 70 millions VND/sqm (~ 3,000 USD/sqm)
Estimated completion date 2022 (phase I)

Saigon Sports City is divided into 2 functional areas including

  • Division 1:
    • Area: 26 hectares
    • Consist of training centers, training ground, gymnasiums, stadiums with Olympic standards and schools
  • Division 2:
    • Area: 38 ha
    • Development with commercial centers – services, hotels, residential areas with 4,293 apartments, office buildings, conference centers.

The developer of this project is a joint venture between Keppel Land Co., Ltd. and Chiap Hua Group.

  • Keppel Land is a real estate company under Keppel Group based in Singapore. The group has the main businesses of oil and gas, maritime, real estate and infrastructure.
  • Chiap Hua is a family business with a long history with real estate as a traditional business. Chiap Hua Group is headquartered in Hong Kong.


Developer Empire City Joint Venture Company Ltd. consists of 4 shareholders:
– Keppel Land (40%)
– Gaw Capital Partners (30%)
– Tien Phuoc (15%)
– Tran Thai (15%)
Location Thu Thiem Ward, District 2, HCMC
Total area 14.6 ha
Total unit More than 3,000
Estimated investment 1.2 billions USD
Progress – 2015: construction started
– 2016: opened for sale of Linden Residences (MU4) – 510 units
– 2017: opened for sale of Tilia Residences (MU7) – 472 units
– 2018: opened for sale of Cove Residences (MU11) – 136 units
– Q4-2019 (expected): open for sale of Narra Residences (MU8)

Empire City is a complex project, located in the heart of Thu Thiem new urban area. The project is located along Mai Chi Tho St. and Saigon River.

Empire City is developed with a complex of commercial centers, hotels, offices and serviced apartments. In particular, according to the highlight design information of the project will have an 88-storey tower – Empire 88 Tower.

The project is in the process of building crude for apartment buildings, land for construction of 88-storey building has yet to be deployed foundation.

Empire City project is contributed capital by four shareholders including:

  • Keppel Land is a real estate company under Keppel Group based in Singapore. The group has the main businesses of oil and gas, maritime, real estate and infrastructure.
  • Gaw Capital Partners is a private equity fund focused primarily on real estate, hotels and finance. Gaw Capital Partners is based in Hong Kong.
  • Tien Phuoc Real Estate Joint Stock Company is one of the veteran real estate investors and developers in Vietnam, operating in the field of real estate, healthcare and infrastructure.
  • Tran Thai Real Estate Co., Ltd operates mainly in the fields of real estate, rubber tree planting and wood processing, construction material production and interior decoration.


Developer Jointly developed Sonkim Land and Quoc Loc Phat
Location An Khanh Ward, District 2, HCMC
Architect DP Architects
Bank guarantee Vietcombank
Total area 7.6 ha
Estimated investment More than 7,300 billions VND (~ 310,000 USD)
Progress – 14 Dec 2018: opened for sale Phase I – The Galleria Residence
– 21 Sep 2019: opened for sale Phase II – The Crest Residence
– 2020 (expected): open for sale Phase III – The Opera Residence
– 2021 (expected): open for sale Phase IV – The Branded Residence

The Metropole Thu Thiem project is located at the heart of the center. Built on lot 1-16 and 1-17 of Thu Thiem new urban area, very close to Thu Thiem 2 Bridge and right next to the Complex of Convention Center, Hotels, Commercial Centers and Services.

Besides, The Metropole Thu Thiem is built with 6-star international standard facilities. A series of gadgets come from famous brands in the world.

The developer of the project is Sonkim Land, a member of Sonkim Group, a long-standing corporation in Vietnam. Originated from the textile industry, Sonkim Group has expanded from real estate, media to retail, with the exploitation and management of famous fashion brands.

For more information about these projects, feel free to contact us via:

  • Hotline: +84 938 350 370
  • Website: www.jjland.com.vn
  • Email: contact@jjland.com.vn