Chinese businessman Lim Chin Tsong built the Chin Tsong Palace in what was then Rangoon as a monument to his extravagant lifestyle. Photo: Alamy

Burmese days: Yangon monuments to the rare Chinese who made their fortunes in colonial era

  • Lim Chin Tsong left behind a lavishly designed palace that is now to be restored
  • Temples another legacy of time of Tiger Balm founder Aw Boon Haw and others
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Chinese businessman Lim Chin Tsong built the Chin Tsong Palace in what was then Rangoon as a monument to his extravagant lifestyle. Photo: Alamy
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