As the COVID-19 crisis continues with no immediate end in sight, real estate and construction remains one of the hardest hit sectors. Supply chain interruptions, material shortages, work site closures, employee reductions, social distancing measures and curfews have drastically disrupted commercial operations and continue to impact project developments. In this publication we outline the latest laws and regulatory responses relevant to the real estate and construction sector that governments have been implementing across the region. The various measures (such as government limitations on public/private spaces, construction activity exemptions etc.) are broken down by country in an easily digestible Q&A style format to help you better understand the specific restrictions and directives in place affecting real estate and construction activities in the different jurisdictions across Southeast Asia.
The information provided here is for information purposes only and is not intended to constitute legal advice. Legal advice should be obtained from qualified legal counsel for all specific situations.