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  1. News - Hong Kong - IMMIGRATION

    Sheung Shui parallel-traders protest descends into chaos

    Posted Jan 06th 2013, 12:00am by Ada Lee

    ... Ada Lee ada.lee@scmp.com Chaos at protest against parallel-goods traders Scuffles broke out and two parallel traders were arrested for assault during a protest at Sheung Shui MTR station ... to lug goods over the border. Last week, Tai Po residents said parallel-goods traders were venturing beyond the border towns to their area following the crackdown in Sheung Shui. ...

  2. News - Hong Kong - PARALLEL-GOODS TRADING

    45 arrested for breaking milk formula quota

    Posted Mar 04th 2013, 12:00am by Johnny Tam

    ... one person was caught with two sachets of milk powder totalling 2.4kg. Travellers were earlier seen outside Sheung Shui train station repackaging cartons of baby formula in an apparent attempt ...

  3. News - Hong Kong - PARALLEL TRADING

    Police intervene as tempers rise over milk formula trade

    Posted Feb 03rd 2013, 12:00am by ADA LEE AND JOLIE HO

    ... Ada Lee in Shenzhen and Jolie Ho Tempers rise at milk formula protest Police intervened yesterday at Sheung Shui MTR station amid fears of a confrontation between parallel-goods traders ... formula brands had received 3,416 calls as of 5pm. About half the calls were referred to suppliers. Dispensaries in Sheung Shui said the number of customers had dropped significantly following ...

  4. News - Hong Kong - CRIME

    SCMP editor condemns attack on staff photographer

    Posted Feb 28th 2013, 11:29pm by Staff Reporter

    ... Staff Reporter South China Morning Post Editor-in-Chief Wang Xiangwei on Thursday condemned an attack on staff photographer May Tse by suspected parallel traders while on assignment in Sheng Shui. Tse was on assignment in Sheung Shui, taking pictures of parallel traders crossing the border, as she was assaulted by two men who police suspect to be Hong Kong permanent residents. ...

  5. News - Hong Kong - PARALLEL TRADING

    Milk powder row triggers calls for review of visit scheme

    Posted Feb 04th 2013, 12:00am by LAUREN HO, Johnny Tam

    ... orders for seven major milk formula brands. Some 2,300 callers were transferred to suppliers. There was no trace of parallel traders at Sheung Shui MTR station yesterday afternoon- in sharp ... Parallel Imports Concern Group protested at stations on the East Rail Line yesterday. At Tai Po Market station, they handed out leaflets and held banners reading "Restore Hong Kong, give me ...

  6. News - Hong Kong - COURTS

    Parallel trader jailed for assaulting MTR workers

    Posted Feb 01st 2013, 12:00am by Thomas Chan

    ... and threatening two MTR employees at Sheung Shui station. Chow Hon-wai, 51, was also ordered to pay his two victims HK$900 compensation. Fanling magistrate Wong Sze-lai called Chow's actions ... with MTR employee Pang Kwok-wai, who was controlling traders packing their goods on the Sheung Shui station concourse. Chow then followed Pang into the control room, where he hit Pang in the chest ...

  7. News - Hong Kong

    Cross-border travellers hit by new restrictions

    Posted Feb 04th 2013, 03:57pm by Lai Ying-kit

    ... several passengers away at the entrance to Sheung Shui station when their luggage topped the 23kg limit, which was introduced on Monday. The previous limit was 32kg. The new weight limit was among ... travelling to visit relatives on the mainland for the upcoming Lunar New Year holiday. The MTR said it set up more scales, on Monday, for weighing passengers’ luggage at Sheung Shui, Tai Po Market ...

  8. News - Hong Kong

    Two police officers accused of helping gangster check records

    Posted Jan 23rd 2013, 12:00am by Clifford Lo

    ... out why the triad member, 33, needed the information. The officers are attached to the criminal investigation unit of Tai Po police district and stationed at Sheung Shui. "The two ... by an internal checking procedure and the officers were arrested at Sheung Shui station when they arrived for work on Monday afternoon. The triad member was later picked up at his place of business. Last ...

  9. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    Time to fix the problems of a porous border

    Posted Jan 15th 2013, 12:00am

    ... coming to stock up on goods for resale across the border without paying customs duty. The long queues of travellers with cartloads of goods at Sheung Shui train station every day shows how ... Shui station. The authorities should step up enforcement. It is encouraging to hear that the issue has been put on the cross-border agenda. In a sign of closer co-operation, officials from ...

  10. News - Hong Kong - SOCIETY

    Parallel-goods trading activity remains low in Sheung Shui

    Posted Feb 26th 2013, 12:00am by Phila Siu

    ... the Sheung Shui MTR station said their stocks of infant formula had regained stability since earlier this month. Local mothers now have no problem securing the milk powder at a reasonable price ... shui front Predictions that the parallel-goods trading activities in Sheung Shui would pick up again once the Lunar New Year period ended proved false yesterday. In the vicinity of the Sheung ...




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