CNA's Correspondent based in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Vincent Tan covers politics, the environment, the economy and education.
He entered journalism in 2011 under the local news section of Malaysia's largest English daily, The Star. He then moved on to the main news desk in 2017, where he worked on investigative stories as well as Malaysian politics.
Among the major events that he has covered include the Bersih 4.0 rally in 2015 and Malaysia's 14th General Election in 2018.
Vincent contributed articles to CNA Digital as a freelancer in 2019, before joining full-time in 2020.
Among his notable assignments in CNA include the rise of the Perikatan Nasional government, Budget 2021 and the impacts of COVID-19.
Vincent has a Bachelor’s degree in Political Science from the National University of Singapore.