30 October 2013
Best Developer in Vietnam for consecutive year
Keppel Land received seven accolades at Euromoney Real Estate Awards 2013, of which five were given for operations in Vietnam.
Ho Chi Minh City, October 2013 – Keppel Land Limited (Keppel Land) clinched a total of seven awards at the prestigious Euromoney Real Estate Awards 2013 by international finance magazine, Euromoney.
The awards garnered are:
- Best Developer in Vietnam
- Best Residential Developer in Vietnam
- Best Office & Business Developer in Vietnam
- Best Mixed-Use Developer in Vietnam
- Retail Developer in Vietnam (Second)
- Best Office & Business Developer in Singapore
- Best Residential Developer in Indonesia
This is the second consecutive year that Keppel Land has been named Best Developer, Best Residential Developer and Best Mixed-use Developer in Vietnam and sixth consecutive year that the Company has been named the Best Office & Business Developer in Singapore.
Mr Linson Lim, President (Vietnam), Keppel Land, said, "We are happy to be named the overall Best Developer in Vietnam, be it for residential, commercial or mixed-use developments. This achievement attests to our commitment to shaping the future in Vietnam by creating quality live-work-play environments of enduring value for the community.
"We will continue to strengthen our track record in Vietnam and continually innovate to uphold the Keppel quality hallmark in developing investment-grade office buildings and desirable homes."
In recognising Keppel Land for the award, Euromoney Editor Clive Horwood commented,
"The winners of this year's Euromoney survey are those that exhibited the ability to innovate and make best use of the inherent strengths of their organisation. Key players in real estate banking, development, investment management and advisory services have recognised Keppel Land as a market leader."
The Euromoney awards recognise the best in the global real estate industry. The results were based on an annual real estate survey among real estate developers, advisors, financial institutions, investors and corporate end-users and advisory firms in over 70 countries. With over 2,000 responses, it was the biggest Euromoney Real Estate Poll.
About Keppel Land
One of Asia's premier property companies, Keppel Land is recognised for its sterling portfolio of award-winning residential developments and investment-grade commercial properties as well as high standards of corporate governance and transparency.
The Company is geographically diversified in Asia, with Singapore and China as its core markets, and Vietnam and Indonesia as its growth markets. It focuses on a two-pronged strategy of property development for sale and property fund management.
Building on a growing relationship that spans more than two decades, Keppel Land is one of the pioneer and largest foreign real estate investors in Vietnam with diverse portfolio of properties in Hanoi, Ho Chi Minh City (HCMC), Dong Nai, Vung Tau, ranging from Grade A offices, waterfront homes, integrated townships, and award-winning serviced residences.
Leveraging its extensive experience and in-depth expertise in property development, Keppel Land is committed to enrich lives with quality living and workspaces in Vietnam.
Some of Keppel Land's properties in HCMC include The Estella, Riviera Cove, Riviera Point, South Rach Chiec, Saigon Sports City and Saigon Centre as well as International Centre in Hanoi.
Euromoney Magazine is the flagship title of London based financial communications company Euromoney Institutional Investor PLC. Founded in 1969 by Sir Patrick Sergeant, Euromoney Magazine is the voice of the international capital markets and for over 40 years has offered unparalleled coverage of the global bond, equity and foreign exchange markets Euromoney Institutional Investor PLC is a constituent of the FTSE-250 index and is listed on the London and Luxembourg Stock Exchanges.