EB5 Investors Magazine (English Edition) Volume 5, Issue 1 - Page 117

Successful Ho Chi Minh EB-5 Delegation Focused on Growing Investment Immigration Market in Vietnam Through in-depth panel discussions and networking opportunities, industry stakeholders connected with key players in the EB-5 industry to grow overseas partnerships. By EB5 Investors Magazine Staff M ore than 400 investment immigration professionals, migration agents and project developers joined EB5 Investors Magazine’s 2nd Annual Ho Chi Minh EB-5 Delegation at the Park Hyatt Saigon in Vietnam in March. The successful event – which featured educational panel discussions, business presentations and network opportunities – attracted 30 percent more participants than its previous year, reflecting the growing number of professionals servicing the exploding investment immigration market in Vietnam. Vietnam is now the second largest country when it comes to EB5 applicants with more than 280 approved EB5 visas in 2015, according to the U.S. State Department. "The 2017 Ho Chi Min conference was a unique opportunity to liaise with key local EB-5 stakeholders in one of the most impor tant and fast growing immigrant investor markets,” said event speaker Chad Ellsworth, a partner at Fragomen Worldwide. “The conference attendees offered criti [[Y[PRSTԔːH LM