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  1. News - Hong Kong

    No plans to lift powdered baby formula restriction, says minister

    Posted Mar 26th 2013, 07:48pm by Lai Ying-kit

    ... to the tourists after one of them demanded an apology from Hong Kong officials. On Tuesday, Ko said officials would work toward clearly defining what is mean by ‘powdered milk formula’ to avoid similar ... Lai Ying-kit yingkit.lai@scmp.com Health secretary Dr Ko Wing-man on Tuesday rejected suggestions Hong Kong would soon lift a newly imposed restriction on the exports of infant milk ...

  2. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    How fair is China's crackdown on anti-monopoly behaviour?

    Posted Aug 09th 2013, 12:00am by John Gong

    ... from melamine milk to leather milk and other chemical formulations that are beyond people's imagination. The dairy industry is so sick that consumers in China have totally abandoned ... muscle with private enterprises, especially foreign multinationals operating in China. The record fines this week imposed on six producers of infant milk formula illustrate this. Companies ...

  3. News - Hong Kong - PARALLEL-GOODS TRADING

    10 suspected milk formula smugglers arrested

    Posted Apr 07th 2013, 12:00am by Ada Lee

    ... The continuing crackdown on cross-border baby formula traders has seen 10 people arrested in two days for allegedly smuggling 110 tins of milk powder, customs chiefs said yesterday. All 10 ... killed at least six babies and made 300,000 ill. Meanwhile, in a Legislative Council meeting yesterday, lawmakers said the definition of milk powder could be too broad under the new rules. Dr ...

  4. Business - Companies - FOOD

    Probe puts foreign milk powder prices in spotlight

    Posted Jul 13th 2013, 12:00am by Mimi Lau

    ... foreign milk powder prices in spotlight Foreign baby formula manufacturers are under pressure to lower prices after the National Development and Reform Commission (NDRC) launched an investigation ... government said led to hoarding in some cities. The exact allegations and scope of this month's milk-powder investigation are hard to pin down, said Kent Kedl, managing director for Greater ...

  5. Hospital gave newborns wrong milk powder

    Posted Oct 29th 2009, 12:00am by Danny Mok

    ... Danny Mok Tsuen Wan Adventist Hospital is investigating why 17 newborn babies were given an unsuitable milk powder formula in promotional gift sets from a US pharmaceutical company. A batch of 400-gram Wyeth Progress Gold sets containing powder intended for children aged one to three were distributed to the babies from October 19 to 24, a hospital spokeswoman said. ...

  6. News - China - TRADE

    Japanese dairy giant Meiji quits baby milk market in China

    Posted Oct 25th 2013, 03:17am by Celine Sun

    ... Celine Sun in Beijing celine.sun@scmp.com Japanese firm cites rising costs, but analysts say political and safety fears could be involved Dairy giant Meiji quits baby milk market ... yesterday saying it would suspend sales of three baby formula products and one milk formula for pregnant women on the mainland. "The competition in China's dairy industry is getting ...

  7. Business - Companies - MILK POWDER

    China fines milk powder makers US$110m for price-fixing

    Posted Aug 07th 2013, 08:11am by Reuters

    ... of expectations around implementing pricing policies,” Kelvin Wickham, president of Fonterra Greater China and India, said in a statement. Fonterra is embroiled in a separate milk powder contamination ... for the granting of licences for milk powder production, including requiring producers to have their own controlled milk sources and research and development capabilities. In a statement late on Tuesday, ...

  8. Check milk powder ads, watchdog urged

    Posted Dec 04th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Maggie Ng A group of professionals and agencies concerned with children's rights is urging the Broadcasting Authority to monitor advertisements for baby milk powder because of what they say is the prevalence of misleading information. Many parents rely on television commercials to choose the brand of milk powder for their baby but manufacturers' claims over ingredients ...

  9. News - Hong Kong - PARALLEL-GOODS TRADING

    More than HK$1 million worth of milk powder seized in customs raid

    Posted Apr 09th 2013, 12:00am by THOMAS CHAN AND TONY CHEUNG

    ... Customs arrest two syndicate masterminds and five traders in raid on warehouse storing 4,500 tins of milk powder in Sheung Shui Customs officials have seized more than HK$1 million worth of baby milk powder in a crackdown on a warehouse used to store the product for parallel-goods trading purposes. The Customs and Excise Department seized the 4,500 tins of infant formula ...

  10. Business - Companies - REGULATION

    Fines point to more action over baby milk by China watchdog

    Posted Aug 09th 2013, 12:00am by Denise Tsang

    ... Denise Tsang denise.tsang@scmp.com Penalties imposed over price fixing by baby milk powder producers show NDRC is ready to tighten antitrust enforcement on the mainland Fines point to more ... said a 900 gram can of Mead Johnson baby formula now costs 200 yuan, compared with 178 yuan for a similar can of Yili baby milk powder, a domestic brand. "I buy baby milk powder from ...




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