“This is the critical moment,” says Wellington Chen. Chen is the executive director of the Chinatown Business Improvement District and Chinatown Partnership. He has consulted with Lee, Tam, and pretty … Read more
In New York City, home to several of the country’s largest Chinatowns, a new grassroots initiative seeks to help boost restaurants’ business as their sales continue to suffer. Started by … Read more
The Chinatown Partnership is keeping lists of both open supermarkets and restaurants providing takeout and delivery in Chinatown and the surrounding neighborhoods. The list is being updated daily.
Help is on the way from the more than $370 billion in federal aid to small businesses promised by the $2 trillion CARES Act. Locally, the New York City government … Read more
To help restaurants weather the storm, Jennifer Tam, a senior communications manager at Foursquare, and Victoria Lee, a corporate travel and meetings strategist at the Estée Lauder Companies, have come … Read more
Here’s Part 2 of the Chinatown video series done in collaboration with Poster House and chef Grace Young. This episode features Peter Lee, the owner of the beloved restaurant, Hop … Read more
In New York City, shoppers are flocking to Chinatown where stores are still relatively well stocked. In Sydney, older shoppers are waking up early for a dedicated seniors’ session—and being … Read more