Prior to his current position, Mr Phua was News Editor and Senior Reporter of four internationally and regionally-headquartered publications for North Asia. His areas of interest included business strategies, executive and company profiles, and market trends.
He has interviewed and met several top-notched personalities, including the IT Minister of South Korea and Microsoft’s Chairman Bill Gates. Besides, Mr Phua used to be very active in the media industry where he was once a radio producer and presenter for "The International Radio" of Singapore.
Mr Phua has accumulated four years of rich experience in teaching English to various levels of students in Hong Kong and Singapore. In recognition of his teaching methodology, Mr Phua was awarded a certificate under the Teacher Commendation Scheme by the Secretary of Education of Hong Kong SAR in 2004.
Mr Phua teaches English subjects at HKCC.