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  1. News - Hong Kong - PARALLEL-GOODS TRADING

    64 held in crackdown on milk-formula smuggling ahead of Lunar New Year

    Posted Jan 04th 2014, 02:57am by Johnny Tam

    ... Johnny Tam johnny.tam@scmp.com Customs step up enforcement of two-tin limit ahead of Lunar New Year holiday 64 held in milk-formula smuggling crackdown The city stepped up operations against the cross-border smuggling of baby milk formula ahead of the Lunar New Year holiday, with the arrests of 64 people at the Lo Wu checkpoint over two days. Some 70 per cent of those arrested ...

  2. 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 ... formula milk for smuggling, he said. Chan said he believed the new rules were effective in turning parallel-goods traders away as milk powder supply had returned to normal and the control points ...

  3. News - Hong Kong - PARALLEL-GOODS TRADING

    45 arrested for breaking milk formula quota

    Posted Mar 04th 2013, 12:00am by Johnny Tam

    ... people have been arrested so far as they attempted to cross into the mainland with more than the permitted amount of infant milk formula that can be taken out of Hong Kong. They included 26 Hong ... that parallel-goods trading syndicates may change their tactics of getting infant milk formula out of Hong Kong. "On top of random checks on passengers at border checkpoints, customs officers will also ...

  4. News - Hong Kong - PARALLEL-GOODS TRADING

    Leung Chun-ying ready to help mainland mums buy infant formula

    Posted Apr 12th 2013, 12:00am by JOANNA CHIU AND AMY NIP

    ... says he is willing for the city to help meet the mainland's needs for infant formula by "re-exporting baby milk powder directly from Hong Kong to the mainland". Leung said he ... to the mainland are allowed to carry only up to two tins of infant milk, or 1.8kg, per person per day, to limit the unlicensed export of powdered formula for children under three years old. Demand ...

  5. News - Hong Kong - PARALLEL-GOODS TRADING

    Two-tin milk rule 'a bad precedent' for Hong Kong

    Posted Mar 06th 2013, 12:00am by Colleen Lee, Gary Cheung, AND EMILY TSANG

    ... Colleen Lee, Gary Cheung in Beijing and Emily Tsang Officials defend cap on formula after Basic Law expert says it may result in legal challenges Two-tin milk rule ‘a bad precedent’ ... of infant milk formula out of Hong Kong on their first trip out of the city in 24 hours. By yesterday, at least 87 people had been arrested for exceeding the limit, of whom 60 per cent were ...

  6. News - Hong Kong - PARALLEL-GOODS TRADING

    Apology to 12 cross-border travellers over mistaken milk powder arrests

    Posted Mar 22nd 2013, 03:02pm by Johnny Tam, Simpson Cheung

    ... Government will consider clarifying legal definition of infant formula after mix-up A lawmaker has attacked the government for refusing to say which infant milk formulas are restricted ... mistakenly arrested at the border. Customs officers arrested the 12 for flouting the new rule that allows adults to carry only two tins, or 1.8kg, of milk formula out of Hong Kong. But it was later ...

  7. News - Hong Kong - PARALLEL-GOODS TRADING

    Government mulls the meaning of 'milk powder' in the two-tin ban

    Posted Mar 29th 2013, 12:00am by JOLIE HO, Danny Mok and Ng Kang-chung

    ... Chan Chi-kuen, permanent secretary for food and health, replied: "If we stipulate that the milk formula is intended only for infants under 36 months old, then milk providers on the market ... Government wants to clarify its definition in the two-tin ban, but that may bring new problems The definition of milk powder can be amended to fine-tune a ban against the unlicensed export ...

  8. 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 ...

  9. News - Hong Kong - PARALLEL-GOODS TRADING

    Customs drops charge against mainlander who carried baby cereal

    Posted Mar 20th 2013, 12:00am by Ernest Kao, Stuart Lau

    ... to be flouting Hong Kong's new two-tin cap on taking powdered infant milk formula out of the city. Earlier, the Customs and Excise Department admitted that four tins of baby cereal the Jiangsu ... In question was a product labelled "rice-based milk cereal" that bore packaging similar to that of infant formula. "After in-depth understanding, with information provided ...

  10. News - Hong Kong - PARALLEL-GOODS TRADING

    Shenzhen sets limits for frequent Hong Kong visitors

    Posted Feb 07th 2013, 12:00am by Stuart Lau

    ... for those carrying excess tins, as "the law is the law - and we are a law enforcement agency", he said. Anyone trying to cross the border with more than two tins of infant milk formula ... it as a "very targeted and powerful" measure. The department was also preparing for a planned two-tin, or 1.8kg, baby milk powder restriction for any person leaving Hong Kong. The proposal to amend ...




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