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  1. Mainland mothers jailed for subterfuge

    Posted Aug 07th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Lo Wei wei.lo@scmp.com Two mainland mothers were jailed for five months after one of them held the other's newborn baby to cover up her seven-month pregnancy to evade border controls aimed at stemming the influx of pregnant mainlanders into Hong Kong. Both babies may need to spend their first few months of life in jail with their mothers, who told the court that the babies ...

  2. Father of baby born at border is jailed

    Posted Aug 04th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Helen Yu hoishan.yu@scmp.com A baby was born while his mainland parents were being interrogated at the Lok Ma Chau border checkpoint, a court was told yesterday. But while the child ... mainlanders into the city. The baby's parents arrived at the checkpoint on March 27, but officers became suspicious when they claimed they were coming to Hong Kong to catch a flight to Indonesia, ...

  3. Immigration proposal sparks debate

    Posted Jun 26th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Olga Wong olga.wong@scmp.com An academic's controversial proposal to allow mainland parents of Hong Kong-born babies into the city to boost the local workforce has renewed debate over ... on the incoming government of Leung Chun-ying to consider devising a quota system that would allow mainland parents delivering babies in Hong Kong to gain the right of abode if they fulfilled certain ...

  4. Line of fire

    Posted Jun 23rd 2012, 12:00am

    ... their common enemies are mainlanders, who they blame for pushing up property prices and snatching up all the good things, be it baby formula or maternity services. These differences in lifestyle ...

  5. Issues with mainlanders 'inevitable', official says

    Posted Jun 21st 2012, 12:00am

    ... of tourists had contributed to inflated prices and 'disruption of livelihoods' of people living close to the border. Leung was apparently referring to incidents such as runs on baby formula ...

  6. We're not that simple

    Posted Jun 17th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Cecilie Gamst Berg Many mainlanders come to Hong Kong to buy genuine things. From jewellery to designer clothes, food and even baby formula; Hong Kong is trusted to deliver the real deal. I wonder what they make of the increased tendency among Hong Kong companies to use simplified characters instead of 'normal' ones? Won't they, as we do, connect simplified characters ...

  7. Museum shining a light on June 4

    Posted Jun 04th 2012, 12:00am

    ... leaving them unable even to buy milk for her. The visit to the June 4 Museum changed her opinion. 'Now I know the roles of [former premier] Li Peng and [late reformist leader] Hu Yaobang, ...

  8. Mainland mums, stay away

    Posted May 08th 2012, 12:00am

    ... babies to be born in Hong Kong private hospitals for 2013. The high number apparently alarmed Leung, who early on in the election race had promised a zero-quota plan. It remains controversial ... What people are saying 'The Hong Kong community has come to a common consensus that, no matter whether we use administrative measures or seek legal methods, these non-locals' babies ...

  9. letters

    Posted May 07th 2012, 12:00am

    ... to our lives I am writing in response to the article 'HK's rich hesitate to have babies', (SCMP, April 10). Having a baby is a serious matter, but there's no doubt married ...

  10. Hospitals agree to 'zero quota' on births in HK

    Posted Apr 25th 2012, 12:00am

    ... not get through the border and that the babies may not gain permanent residency under the new policy,' Yu said. Secretary for Food and Health Dr York Chow Yat-ngok admitted earlier ...




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