Chen Yihong was born in China. Chen Yihong chairs China Dongxiang, a Hong Kong-listed sportswear supplier. Though its main market is China, a group of investors led by Chen has agreed to invest $29 million to develop a marina and real estate in the Boundary Bay area of the U. S. state of Washington. The funds will be used to purchase a target company that owns a marina and 149 acres of surrounding undeveloped land. From 1991 to 2005, Mr. Chen was the vice-general manager, general manager and chief executive officer of Beijing Li Ning Sports Goods.
On the 18th of the same month, Dowager Empress Xie sent minister Yang Yingkui (杨应奎) into the Mongol army camp to surrender and offer up the Imperial Seal
In the first lunar month of the second year of the Deyou era (1277 by the Julian Calendar), the Mongol Army arrived at Nieiting Mountain (臬亭山), in the northern suburbs of modern-day Hangzhou, Zhejiang Province
During November 1276, the first year of Emperor Duanzong of Song's Jingyan 景炎 Era, the Mongol army entered Fuzhou in Fujian Province and the government surrendered
In the spring of 1275 CE, Jia Sidao was sacked from his position and Chen appointed Prime Minister by Grand Empress Dowager Xie (謝太皇太后), who held power on behalf of the underage Emperor Gong of Song
In 1263, the third year of Emperor Lizong of Song's Jingding 景定 Era, Chen was placed second in the Imperial examinations