Details about the project

  • 11 Building

  • 12.000 Unit

  • 80mil/m2

The real estate industry is slowly picking up on a global scale. construction projects from low cost to high end or luxurious properties like the Empire City. Today, buyers are eyeing on ground zero projects with the expectation of acquiring more value for what their money can buy. In term, this resonste developers to create projects with parallel or surpasses our customers expectation. Empire City, envisioned a convenient location with in the city to fit modern living, which gave birth to Eco Smart City in Thu Thiem District 2.Why do we say that? To answer that question.


We will briefly walk you through the Eco Smart City in Thu Thiem District 2 project.


ECO SMART CITY is a project developed by two main investment providers, LOTTE of Korea in conjunction with its counterpart from Japan. in order to create a smart and magnificent complex, contributing to the development of Thu Thiem urban area in District 2, where development is growing rapidly.

Eco Smart City is a complex of luxurious apartments from commercial to residential units with multi-functional facilities. When it comes to ECO SMART CITY, with an extremely high end and comfortable place with a blend of nature to its landscape. In the near future Eco Smart City in Thu Thiem project will become a new symbol of Thu Thiem city.


The project is all about creating a “Green City” combined with state of the art technology of construction. Our vision is to manage and operate to improve the living condition of residents iteratively right from the conception stage. 


Once completed, Eco Smart City building cost will be give and take 2.2 billion USD or the equivalent of roughly 51 trillion VND. The total area of ​​16.7 hectares, will be allocated for the project.

The planning will include a complex center for trading goods and services, an admin office, offices, high-class hotels and luxury apartments, with all the conveniences that are closely knitted together in Thu Thiem new urban area in the metropolis of HCM City. The design scheme of the project will have more than 11 towers for both  commercial and residential units, located beside the Saigon River, next to Thu Thiem tunnel with a view of the city center.

Lotte Eco Smart City a 50-storey skyscraper, which will be the highlight of the entire project, in particular it serves as a business center of Thu Thiem district 2.The project possesses a wonderful view apart from being situated at a strategic prime location.


  Overview Eco Smart City Thu thiem Investor Lotte Korea


  • Date of ground-breaking ceremony to start construction: thirst Quarter /2018
  • Time to take over and put into operation: currently, in 2021, the project has been handed over part of the project. Expected time to complete and hand over the whole 2024
  • Project location: next to Empire City Thu Thiem project. Located in a functional  area 2A, Thu Thiem urban area, District 2, Ho Chi Minh City.
  • Investor: LOTTE Korea,  partners from Germany (mitsubishi and toshiba)
  • Capital: about 2.2 billion USD
  • Area: 16.7 ha
  • Number of buildings: 11
  • Number of apartments: <12,500 units
  • Type of development: Trade and service center, high-class apartments, administrative offices, hotels…



This land considerably has one of the highest potential for development in Vietnam, located at the complex 2a Thu Thiem urban area, District 2, Ho Chi Minh City. The project location is along the Saigon River, across the river is the city center district 1. Travel time takes 3 minutes by car to get to Mai Chi Tho – the arterial road. Key intersection in District 2. You can also see the potential of ECO SMART CITY to be fully developed in the near future. ECO SMART CITY promises to become a smart complex with many luxury units for both residential and commercial establishments.

+ North: adjacent to Thu Thiem central square street.
+ South: adjacent to Thu Thiem tunnel and Empire city commercial and service complex
+ The West: is embraced by the Saigon River.
+ East: bordering Thu Thiem central lake.

All four sides have outstanding features strategically designed to contribute to a diversified niche. All of which have a significant impact in terms of economy and location. Things around the development of ECO SMART CITY will entail vital potential for development, increasing the value of ECO SMART CITY. to be a savvy investment.