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  1. News - Hong Kong - MILK FORMULA CRISIS

    Chinese woman in milk formula blunder hits back at Hong Kong Customs

    Posted Mar 21st 2013, 11:57am by Ernest Kao

    ... luggage for milk formula when four of them contained rice-based baby cereal instead. New rules limit unlicensed exports of powdered formula for children under 36 months to two cans per traveller. This includes any "milk or milk-like substance in powder form", including soya milk powder. Customs withdrew the charge against Huang after realising rice cereal was not subject to the new ...

  2. News - China - BRIBERY

    Tianjin punishes 13 medical workers in Danone milk powder case

    Posted Oct 14th 2013, 08:38pm by Reuters

    ... the local government said on Monday. The move comes after the official China Central Television (CCTV) reported in September that Danone bribed doctors and nurses to recommend its Dumex milk powder ... reasons to use formula instead. Infant formula has been controversial in China since a scandal in 2008 when the industrial chemical melamine was added to baby milk and killed at least six children ...

  3. 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 ... Johnny Tam johnny.tam@scmp.com 8 drivers among those caught amid concerns smugglers will switch from rail travel to road Milk powder busts lead to 45 arrests at mainland border At least 45 ...

  4. News - China - MILK POWDER SCARE

    Botulism scare over Fonterra milk products a false alarm

    Posted Aug 29th 2013, 12:00am by Zhuang Pinghui and Agence France-Presse

    ... Zhuang Pinghui and Agence France-Presse in Wellington New tests of Fonterra milk products show no sign of botulism contamination Scare over toxic baby formula is false alarm A botulism scare that sparked global recalls of Fonterra milk products was a false alarm and there was never any danger to consumers, New Zealand officials said after new tests. The crisis led to infant ...

  5. Beware of palm oil in baby milk formula, parents told

    Posted Dec 21st 2005, 12:00am by Judy Ngao

    ... Judy Ngao Parents have been advised to avoid baby milk powder containing a fat that can affect the growth of infants. This follows a survey that showed most parents were not sure ... director of consultant company Health Link Promotions, which conducted the survey in October and November, said: 'The use of palm oil in milk powder can greatly affect babies' calcium ...

  6. News - China - FOOD SAFETY

    NZ Prime Minister John Key, top diplomat and trade chief to visit Beijing over dairy scandal

    Posted Aug 12th 2013, 12:00am by Bloomberg

    ... Fonterra's Chinese partner, Sanlu Group, collapsed after locally made melamine-contaminated milk powder killed and made ill babies, causing an industry-wide scandal. In January this year, Fonterra ... Lankan counterpart after media reports that Fonterra had recalled milk powder in that country after the government claimed it contained traces of an agricultural chemical, Boxall said. Dairy ...

  7. News - Hong Kong - CUSTOMS

    Woman held at Hong Kong border for 'breaking milk limit'- with rice cereal

    Posted Mar 19th 2013, 06:12pm by Ernest Kao

    ... Ernest Kao ernest.kao@scmp.com A mainland woman said she was detained at the border last week for breaking Hong Kong's two-tin limit on milk powder exports because she thought rice-based milk cereal for infants was not affected by the new restrictions. The regulations, which came into effect on March 1, limit unlicensed exports of powdered infant formula to two cans ...

  8. News - World - NETHERLANDS

    Dutch authorities probe China link to baby milk shortages

    Posted May 09th 2013, 12:00am by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in The Hague Chinese traffickers believed to be behind absence of certain brands from shelves Dutch order probe into baby milk shortages The Dutch government yesterday ordered an investigation into persistent shortages of certain brands of baby formula, blamed on networks of traffickers who ship milk powder to China where it is sold at premium prices. Deputy ...

  9. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    Fonterra has clearly forgotten the lesson from melamine milk scandal

    Posted Aug 06th 2013, 12:00am

    ... SCMP Editorial Melamine lesson clearly forgotten If anyone should have learned the lessons of the 2008 scandal over baby milk formula tainted with melamine, which killed six mainland ... product customer, has halted all imports and ordered a product recall. Perhaps fortunately, only a small handful of drinks and baby-formula companies were found to have used the contaminated ...

  10. 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

    ... Hong Kong to two cans, or 1.8kg, of milk powder. The measure is expected to take effect as soon as this month. A 24-hour government hotline set up for parents to place orders for seven major ... Friday's announcement. "Hong Kong mothers now know they can call the government hotline to reserve powder milk, while some mainlanders thought the measure took effect from today," Mok ...




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