Chinese Scour Thailand for Homes, Looking to Offset Risks After Pandemic

A new trend among China’s wealthy is to invest money outside the country, and even buy a second home overseas.

Following three years under the world’s toughest COVID-19 curbs, Daniel Bian is among a flood of Chinese residents hunting for property in Thailand. On a recent trip there, he said he felt alive and free—a contrast from life at home.

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