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  1. Comment - Blogs

    China and Vietnam co-operating despite border disputes

    Posted Mar 29th 2013, 03:49pm by Patrick Boehler

    ... an agreement on extraditions in January. The easy to cross 1,350km long border has allowed smuggling and trafficking to flourish and it seems to be increasing. Police in Luoding busted a drug-smuggling ring from Vietnam this week, arresting three Vietnamese and four Chinese citizens, the Yangcheng Evening News reported. They were smuggling heroin and crystal meth from Vietnam through Guangxi ...

    http://www.scmp.com/comment/blogs/article/1202533/china-and-vietnam-co-operating-despite-border-disputes
  2. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    Ivory smuggling a stain on Sino-African relations

    Posted Nov 10th 2013, 04:31am by CHRISTOPHER LEE

    ... ago, authorities here seized one of the biggest hauls of smuggled ivory ever. Before that, another large shipment of ivory was discovered hidden in a container from West Africa. And, before ...

    http://www.scmp.com/comment/insight-opinion/article/1350941/ivory-smuggling-stain-sino-african-relations
  3. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    Boom in Chinese art has roots in traditional passion for collecting

    Posted Jul 21st 2014, 03:59am by PATRICK LECOMTE

    ... dynasty. Indeed, few countries have seen their heritage as systematically looted and smuggled abroad as China in the late 19th century and first half of the 20th century. Bringing home a national ...

    http://www.scmp.com/comment/insight-opinion/article/1556191/boom-chinese-art-has-roots-traditional-passion-collecting
  4. Comment - Insight & Opinion - MY TAKE

    Museum ivory protest misses the mark

    Posted Jul 08th 2014, 04:32am by Alex Lo

    ... and more than a dozen rhino horn cups. But a small group of activists disagreed, saying the show might help promote the underground smuggling trade. They want the items removed immediately. ...

    http://www.scmp.com/comment/insight-opinion/article/1549240/museum-ivory-protest-misses-mark
  5. Comment - Blogs

    Milk powder beats out heroin in smuggling arrests- huh?

    Posted Apr 29th 2013, 11:33am by Hong Kong Around the World

    ... Eldes Tran eldes.tran@scmp.com Bloomberg takes an odd angle on milk-powder smuggling in Hong Kong. " Milk smugglers top heroin courier arrests in Hong Kong " But isn’t that comparing apples with oranges? Clamping down on an illegal addictive substance requires a different operation than enforcing limits on a food staple such as baby formula. In the story, the second ...

    http://www.scmp.com/comment/blogs/article/1225850/milk-powder-beats-out-heroin-smuggling-arrests-huh
  6. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    Asia's more open borders must remain closed to criminal gangs

    Posted Jun 25th 2014, 03:11pm by JEREMY DOUGLAS

    ... of crystal meth into the country; and just lately, Thailand discovered 600,000 speed pills produced in Myanmar and smuggled across the border by a major criminal network. While these operations ...

    http://www.scmp.com/comment/article/1540277/asias-more-open-borders-must-remain-closed-criminal-gangs
  7. Business - Comment - JAKE'S VIEW

    Hong Kong foots the bill as Beijing tops up its tax take

    Posted Apr 02nd 2013, 12:00am by Jake Van Der Kamp

    ... up to tackle smuggling syndicates who are making millions of dollars a day shipping container loads of illegal goods between Hong Kong and the mainland. SCMP, March 30   Why? It's ... smuggled, which, according to our story on the Customs and Excise Department's new anti-smuggling squad, "include precious metals, animal furs, seafood, computer hard disks and frozen ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/article/1205093/hong-kong-foots-bill-beijing-tops-its-tax-take
  8. Comment - Insight & Opinion - LEADER

    Incineration shows Hong Kong is serious about ending trade in ivory

    Posted May 16th 2014, 03:03am by SCMP Editorial

    ... Elephant Summit in Botswana, in which 30 African and Asian participants, including China and Hong Kong, vowed to get tough on ivory smuggling. The alternative to incineration- secure storage- does ...

    http://www.scmp.com/comment/insight-opinion/article/1513053/incineration-shows-hong-kong-serious-about-ending-trade
  9. News - China

    Google Maps leads abducted Chinese boy home to family 23 years later

    Posted May 17th 2013, 11:16am by Amy Li

    ... Incredible story of Sichuan man snatched on his way to kindergarten A Sichuan man, abducted and taken to Fujian province at the age of five, has finally found his way home after spending years trying to work out where he came from. And he says he could no ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/china/article/1239648/google-maps-leads-abducted-man-home-23-years-later
  10. Comment - Insight & Opinion - LEADER

    Hong Kong's never-ending battle against smugglers

    Posted Jan 13th 2014, 04:47am by SCMP Editorial

    ... SCMP Editorial Anti-smuggling battle never ends Smugglers operate wherever governments try to tax or control the movement of goods. It is the reason that so many illegal cigarettes ... gets, the greater will be the amounts involved, so customs and police have to ensure that they have adequate resources to fight such criminal activity. Governments create smuggling ...

    http://www.scmp.com/comment/insight-opinion/article/1404227/hong-kongs-never-ending-battle-against-smugglers

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