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How has Covid-19 affected the franchise business in Southeast Asia?

Apr 1, 2020  |  , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Is there light in the darkness? As I work self-quarantined at home in Vietnam, and review the latest news headlines of “California governor orders 40 million residents to stay home”, “Probably 12 months of hardship for

Franchising updates for Southeast Asia (ASEAN)

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Photo: Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam This is an update to an earlier post that I did concerning the coronavirus a few weeks past. And boy, have things changed. However, these changes are driving some key

JFC forges ahead with plan to put up Tim Ho Wan in China

Mar 16, 2020  |  , , , , , , , , , ,

Unfazed by the China-epicentered coronavirus pandemic, fast-food giant Jollibee Foods Corp. (JFC) is moving forward with its expansion plan for the Tim Ho Wan (THW) restaurant franchise in mainland China, beginning with the opening of the

The ‘accidental’ restaurateur

Mar 9, 2020  |  ,

TREVOR MACKENZIE Managing Director, Asian Cuisine Co. Ltd. and Exquisine System Co. “Just what is Thai hospitality? It’s people who are always smiling. Now, who doesn’t like to see a smile? Though language has always been

Blog: Coronavirus…life goes on in Asia.

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  As I am sitting in a lounge at Tan Son Nhat Airport in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam, and getting ready for my flight to Yangon, Myanmar, it occurred to me that many people continue

Global franchise operators eye Thai growth

Feb 19, 2020  |  , , , ,

 Inside Retail Asia Franchise brands from the US, France and China are eyeing opportunities in Thailand which has become a strong drawcard for offshore companies, according to consultants. Southeast Asian specialist VF Franchise Consulting, is holding

Qooco’s David Topolewski on how mobile learning could solve China’s education inequality

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IN 2006, China launched its ‘indigenous innovation’ campaign, which aimed to turn the country into a ‘science powerhouse‘ by 2020. Now, four years from its goal, China has been making significant progress in the field of

COCA RESTAURANTS UNVEILS COMFORTING NEW PAN-ASIAN MENU IN MALAYSIA

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Restaurant group expands popular suki hot pot concept to include a wider range of authentic Thai and Cantonese dishes, with plenty of sharing plates for social dining     BANGKOK, THAILAND: COCA Restaurant, the innovative Asian

MANGO TREE WORLDWIDE HOSTS “2020 GLOBAL FRANCHISEE SUMMIT” TO DRIVE GLOBAL EXPANSION

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The company’s international restaurant operators come together in Bangkok to embrace the principals of community, health and mutual benefit as keys to the group’s future growth across the world 2020 Global Franchisee Summit   BANGKOK, THAILAND

Thai Tycoons Vie for Tesco’s $7 Billion Asia Business

Jan 3, 2020  |  , , , ,

Tuk Tuk drivers wait for customers outside a Tesco-Lotus supermarket in Bangkok Photographer: Mladen Antonov/AFP via Getty Images The Thailand and Malaysian operations of Britain’s largest supermarket chain Tesco Plc. are on the shopping lists of Thai tycoons.

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