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  1. News - Hong Kong - COURTS

    Parallel trader jailed for assaulting MTR workers

    Posted Feb 01st 2013, 12:00am by Thomas Chan

    ... Thomas Chan thomas.chan@scmp.com Parallel trader jailed for assaulting MTR workers A local parallel goods trader was yesterday jailed for two months and 20 days after attacking and threatening two MTR employees at Sheung Shui station. Chow Hon-wai, 51, was also ordered to pay his two victims HK$900 compensation. Fanling magistrate Wong Sze-lai called Chow's actions ...

  2. News - Hong Kong - CROSS-BORDER TRADE

    Parallel importers scoff at baggage weight limit

    Posted Oct 09th 2012, 12:00am by Phila Siu

    ... mainland parallel importers said yesterday they would carry on their trade between Hong Kong and Shenzhen despite the MTR Corporation imposing a baggage weight limit. Some of the 30 traders ... Under the rule, introduced as part of efforts to curb the activities of parallel traders, passengers passing through the wide luggage gates at four busy stations near the border- Sheung Shui, ...

  3. News - Hong Kong - SMUGGLING

    70 parallel traders arrested in latest cross-border crackdown

    Posted Oct 13th 2012, 12:00am by Stuart Lau, Clifford Lo

    ... Stuart Lau and Clifford Lo 70 parallel traders arrested in latest crackdown More than 70 mainlanders have been arrested this week in the latest government crackdown on cross-border parallel traders that began last month. After a raid yesterday on two industrial units in Fo Tan, principal immigration officer Choi Yue-ning said 31 mainlanders were arrested for breaching ...

  4. 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

    ... Clifford Lo, Amy Nip and Kristie Wong 50 parallel trading cases netted in crackdown Crackdown on parallel trading detects 50 cases More than 50 suspected parallel trading cases have been ... of which 50 cases were acted upon. In the first seven months of the year, co-operation between the two forces cracked just 150 parallel trading cases. Hong Kong authorities are now looking beyond ...

  5. News - Hong Kong - CRIME

    36 people arrested in parallel trading raids in Fo Tan and Sheung Shui

    Posted Sep 29th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Simpson Cheung simpson.cheung@scmp.com Immigration and police extend joint crackdown on importers, making first arrests in Fo Tan 36 HELD IN PARALLEL TRADE SWOOPS Immigration officers extended their joint operation with police against parallel importers to Fo Tan, arresting 36 people in the past two days- and warned they may hold regular raids in future until the trade is wiped ...

  6. News - Hong Kong - CRIME

    Shenzhen woman weeps as she gets two months' jail over parallel trading

    Posted Sep 25th 2012, 12:00am by Stuart Lau, LAI YING-KIG

    ... Stuart Lau stuart.lau@scmp.com Cross-border businesswoman tearfully hears two-month sentence after pleading guilty Shenzhen woman jailed over parallel trading A mainland parallel trader wept as she was sent to jail for two months yesterday after pleading guilty to working in Hong Kong in violation of immigration rules. Zhang Zhuoyan, a 44-year-old Shenzhen resident, ...

  7. 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 ... Pius Wong Hok-sze said no triad involvement in the trade had been found so far and no masterminds arrested. Anyone convicted of hiring people not eligible to work in the city is liable ...

  8. Business - Comment - JAKE'S VIEW

    Making fools of ourselves with 'Jackie Chan law'

    Posted Oct 02nd 2012, 12:00am by Jake Van Der Kamp

    ... These are parallel exporters, not parallel importers, and the reason we don't like them is that they make a nuisance of themselves at the border, not that they engage in unofficial trade. Parallel ... Jake van der Kamp With parallel imports legislation we effectively are using our taxes to allow foreign copyright holders to charge more than we should pay Making fools of ourselves ...

  9. News - Hong Kong - PARALLEL TRADING

    Parallel traders moving to Tai Po from Sheung Shui, councillors say

    Posted Jan 04th 2013, 12:00am by Stuart Lau

    ... Stuart Lau stuart.lau@scmp.com Traffic at MTR stations is getting heavier, a result of a crackdown in Sheung Shui, some say Goods exporters turn to Tai Po The nuisance of parallel trading ... said he was personally affected by the local parallel trading. His wife gave birth on December 30, and Yam is finding it difficult, as a Tai Po resident, to buy milk formula. "I went ...

  10. News - Hong Kong - CONSUMER ISSUES

    Parallel traders hoarding milk formula

    Posted Jan 25th 2013, 12:00am by EMILY TSANG AND AMY NIP

    ... Emily Tsang and Amy Nip Hundreds of tins of milk stashed at warehouse in Sheung Shui as angry local mothers complain Parallel traders hoarding infant formula Parallel traders from ... for parallel traders, who are tryng to avoid paying hefty mainland taxes on goods by couriering the products across the border. Milk formula brands that were scarce in North District pharmacies ...




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