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  1. News - World - IMMIGRATION

    Dead body and 34 stowaways found crammed in container at British port

    Posted Aug 16th 2014, 10:01pm by AGENCIES

    ... Trevor Rowe says detectives are liaising with Belgian police and treating the man’s death as homicide. Tilbury, on the River Thames, is primarily a bulk cargo and container port ...

  2. News - Hong Kong - IMMIGRATION

    Arrests of parallel traders brings calm to Sheung Shui

    Posted Sep 21st 2012, 12:00am by Stuart Lau

    ... by buying goods in bulk to dodge high mainland taxes. But yesterday, the largest trolleys carrying bulky foodstuffs such as baby milk formula and mooncakes that have clogged public areas around the station were missing. One MTR checker, responsible for measuring baggage and keeping over-large items off the trains, said he handled "very few" carriers. Perhaps unaccustomed ...

  3. News - Hong Kong - IMMIGRATION

    131 held in swoop on parallel-goods trade in Sheung Shui

    Posted Sep 20th 2012, 12:00am by Stuart Lau

    ... there over parallel-goods traders. All but one of the 131 arrested, who were aged 22 to 60, were packaging goods for export; the only goods carrier detained had 11 boxes of geoduck clams worth more ... in North District are angry over an influx of traders who, they say, drive up the prices of daily necessities by buying goods in bulk for resale across the border in order to dodge high taxes ...

  4. News - World - IMMIGRATION

    Swiss face EU backlash over curbs on immigration

    Posted Feb 10th 2014, 10:31am by AFP

    ... the result could sink the country's raft of deals with the EU, including on the economic front. Switzerland is ringed by EU member countries and does the bulk of its trade with the 28-nation ...

  5. News - Hong Kong - IMMIGRATION

    Parallel exporters using Hong Kong flats as warehouses

    Posted Sep 27th 2012, 12:00am by Stuart Lau

    ... involved in the business of buying goods in bulk to be ferried across the border for resale in order to evade taxes on the mainland. Officers yesterday obtained emergency court warrants against two ...

  6. News - Hong Kong - IMMIGRATION

    Row over cross-border parallel traders in Hong Kong sparks online debate

    Posted Sep 20th 2012, 12:00am by Emily Tsang

    ... Emily Tsang emily.tsang@scmp.com Cross-border traders row sparks online debate Protests by residents in North District to drive mainland parallel traders away have triggered heated debate on the internet. Cultural critic and academic Chin Wan urged support for a Sheung Shui group that last week staged several protests at the area's MTR station against the cross-border carriers ...



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