Chinatown Report

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Chinatown NYC: Chinatown Bus Pioneer Fung Wah Strangled by Federal Bureaucracy

In 1993, Pei Lin Liang, an immigrant from Guangdong province and a former noodle factory deliveryman, started a local van service in New York City that would later become Fung Wah, the very first “Chinatown bus” company. Liang deserves credit for launching a revolution in “curbside busing”—in which motor coaches pick up and drop off passengers right off the street—now the fastest growing mode of intercity travel in the…….. read more