Posts tagged with "commerce"



22. September 2021
While old Tianjin (then called Tientsin), was second only to Shanghai as foreign treaty port in terms of size and foreign population, the Chung Yuen was absolutely on par with its contemporaries in Shanghai such as the Sincere, Wing On and Sun Sun. The English language press also referred to it as Tientsin Bazaar and the Tientsin Exhibition of Industrial Encouragement while in Chinese it was simply referred to as Quanyechang. Located on the borders of the French and Japanese concessions, it was...
24. April 2021
The building of the former Shanghai Chamber of Commerce on Soochow Rd. & Honan Rd. Completed in 1916, renovated in 2018 & now managed by Bvlgari Hotels