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  1. News - Hong Kong - TRADE

    Multi-entry permits help thousands of parallel traders cross into HK daily

    Posted Sep 17th 2012, 03:05am by Clifford Lo, Amy Nip, Stuart Lau

    ... while a total of 28.1 million mainland tourists visited the city last year. Following Saturday's confrontations, there seemed to be far fewer traders at Sheung Shui station, prompting ... traders are crossing the border every day and over half of them are Shenzhen residents with multi-entry visit permits, according to government sources. The figures were revealed by a mainland ...

  2. News - Hong Kong - TRADE

    Sheung Shui prices soar as mainland traders buy in bulk

    Posted Sep 17th 2012, 12:00am by Kristie Wong, Amy Nip

    ... formula cheaper," a mother in her 40s said. Northern District councillor Chan Yung attributed the price inflation to the changing attitudes of mainland tourists able to make repeated visits ... goods in Sheung Shui is 10 to 20 per cent higher than in nearby districts as mainlanders flood in to snap up products to take across the border. The town has been at the sharp end of an influx ...

  3. News - Hong Kong - TRADE

    Mexico is aiming for stronger business and tourism links with Hong Kong, says consul general

    Posted Nov 10th 2013, 06:01am by Lana Lam

    ... Enrique Pena Nieto- elected last December- to Hong Kong and the mainland. It was the first time a Mexican head of state had visited Hong Kong since 1997. In June, President Xi Jinping paid a visit ... it's very possible that in China it would be the same way." Most Mexicans knew Hong Kong only as a tourist destination- "food, shopping and Jackie Chan", Massieu said. They did ...

  4. Business - Money - TRADE

    China makes gains in Asean markets but bad ties haunt

    Posted Jan 21st 2013, 12:00am by Toh Han Shih

    ... warn. One case of China's enormous clout in the region is Cao Yunde, a mainland Chinese man who became a Cambodian citizen. Cao holds ministerial rank in the Cambodian government ... the biggest market for foreign investment from Chinese enterprises, commanding a total investment of US$12.43 billion over the past three years," Cao said. The number of Chinese tourists visiting ...

  5. News - Hong Kong - TRADE

    50 parallel trading cases detected in HK-Shenzhen border crackdown

    Posted Sep 17th 2012, 12:00am by Clifford Lo, Amy Nip, Kristie Wong

    ... everyday goods in Hong Kong and selling them across the border to avoid the mainland's hefty taxes. They have been accused of putting a strain on the local infrastructure and pushing up prices in the New Territories. Since border customs officers stepped up co-operation on September 7, Hong Kong authorities have referred 150 suspected parallel traders to their mainland counterparts, ...



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