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Tong Van

Tong Van

Tong Van was born and educated in Vietnam and travels around Southeast Asia frequently. A graduate of Ho Chi Minh City Law School majoring in Legal English, Van has been a content writer for several years. With Inside Retail Asia she has researched the Top 50 Innovative Retail Leaders in Hong Kong for three years running and writes news. Her retail interests include fashion, health & beauty and food.


Gemfields takes ‘A Story in Every Gemstone’ to Asia

Global supplier of responsibly-sourced, coloured gemstones, Gemfields, took “A Story in …

Dusit brings South African restaurant chain Kauai to Southeast Asia as Real Foods

South Africa’s Real Foods Group is launching its healthy fast-casual restaurant concept …

Subway Hong Kong marks World Sandwich Day

Subway Hong Kong will join 14 other restaurants to celebrate World Sandwich Day this week.

22 Factor launches on-demand 3D knitting service

Knitwear lifestyle brand, 22 Factor, let designers create their own garments with the new …

Luxify has been bought by My Fashion Republic Group

Luxify has been bought by Australian online apparel retailer My Fashion Republic Group.

Lai Sun development Novotown in Zhuhai will open in December

Hong Kong property developer Lai Sun will open its massive Novotown development in Zhuhai …

Malina Ngai named CEO of AS Watson Asia & Europe

AS Watson has appointed Malina Ngai as its CEO, overseeing Asia and Europe.

Burger King Asia-Pacific opens 3000th restaurant

The Burger King Asia-Pacific network has reached a milestone, the 3000th restaurant which …

Cartier Capsule Exhibition “Into the Wild” opens in Macau

Cartier has partnered with DFS Group to open the first-ever Cartier …

China’s convenience-store market is booming as consumers seek speed and experience

China’s convenience-store market is booming with rapid sales growth and rapid network ex…