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  1. News - Hong Kong - CONSUMER AFFAIRS

    Move to protect Hong Kong milk formula stocks by making it 'reserved commodity'

    Posted Jan 30th 2013, 12:00am by Stuart Lau

    ... Stuart Lau stuart.lau@scmp.com Government examines proposal to make infant milk a 'reserved commodity' to combat inflated prices and shortages caused by parallel trading BID TO PROTECT MILK FORMULA STOCKS The city is considering making infant milk formula a "reserved commodity" after executive councillor Regina Ip Lau Suk-yee floated the idea to restrict ...

  2. News - Hong Kong - CONSUMER AFFAIRS

    ParknShop takes Findus lasagne off shelves amid fears over horsemeat

    Posted Feb 16th 2013, 12:00am by Stuart Lau and Reuters

    ... Frozen lasagne taken off supermarket shelves; customers who bought product told not to eat it A frozen beef product found to contain horse DNA in Britain is being pulled from supermarket shelves in Hong Kong, the government said last night. The 360g packs ...

  3. News - Hong Kong - CONSUMER AFFAIRS

    Cheap coffee triumphs over expensive espresso in giving caffeine fix

    Posted Oct 16th 2013, 12:00am by Phila Siu

    ... Priscilla Lau Li-yi, of Holistic Nutrition Consultants, said a normal person should consume only 300mg of caffeine a day. That meant one cha chaan teng coffee could supply the full allowance. "I am surprised that the caffeine in coffees at cha chaan teng reach 300mg a cup. What do they put in the coffee?" Lau asked. Even milk tea, not often seen as a big source of caffeine, ...

  4. News - Hong Kong - CONSUMER AFFAIRS

    Government goes for faster formula to tighten control of milk powder

    Posted Feb 02nd 2013, 12:00am by Amy Nip

    ... approach from one suggested earlier by lawmaker Regina Ip Lau Suk-yee, who wanted to see milk formula added to the Reserved Commodities Ordinance along with rice. This would restrict its import ...

  5. News - Hong Kong - CONSUMER AFFAIRS

    Two-can limit on milk powder to stop cross-border traders

    Posted Feb 02nd 2013, 12:00am by Emily Tsang, Amy Nip

    ... But Secretary for Security Lai Tung-kwok said this was not the way to solve the problem and might lead to "negative impacts". Executive councillor Regina Ip Lau Suk-yee said the government ...

  6. News - Hong Kong - CONSUMER AFFAIRS

    Government set to crackdown on infant formula trading

    Posted Feb 01st 2013, 12:00am by Emily Tsang, Thomas Chan, Tony Cheung

    ... to limit visitors from taking more than a few tins of powder over the border. Executive councillor Regina Ip Lau Suk-yee, who proposed the measure, has suggested that each traveller be allowed ...

  7. News - Hong Kong - CONSUMER AFFAIRS

    Vigilantes tackle wrong target in crusade against formula hoarders

    Posted Jan 28th 2013, 12:00am by LO WEI

    ... rights," spokesman Vincent Lau said. "If the government solved the problem we wouldn't hate mainlanders so much." They called for limitations on mainlanders travelling to Hong Kong ...



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