Some articles on chartered bank of india, bank:
... The bank's expansion continued to the 1900s, leading it to open branches across Asia ... The bank's traditional business was in cotton from Bombay, indigo and tea from Calcutta, rice from Burma, sugar from Java, tobacco from Sumatra, hemp from Manila and silk from Yokohama ... In the early 1900s, the bank opened offices in New York and Hamburg ...
... Xiamen International Bank (XIB) (simplified Chinese 厦门国际银行 traditional Chinese 廈門國際銀行 pinyin Xiàmén Guójì Yínháng) was ...
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