Angus Gu, owner of Goos Jewellery, displays his wares at the BFC Weekend Market. Photo: Daniel Ren
Angus Gu, owner of Goos Jewellery, displays his wares at the BFC Weekend Market. Photo: Daniel Ren
Consumers

Shanghai bets on consumer spending to propel the battered local economy in post-coronavirus era

  • The government aims to foster ‘innovative commerce’ – essentially, making better use of infrastructure, retail and cultural resources to get people spending again
  • The focus will soon turn to the city’s nighttime economy, with initiatives to boost shopping, dining and entertainment in the evenings

Angus Gu, owner of Goos Jewellery, displays his wares at the BFC Weekend Market. Photo: Daniel Ren
Angus Gu, owner of Goos Jewellery, displays his wares at the BFC Weekend Market. Photo: Daniel Ren
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