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  1. Warder charged over smuggling for inmate

    Posted Sep 22nd 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Staff Reporter A prison officer will go on trial in the District Court today on charges of accepting advantages to smuggle glasses, a pager, hair-styling spray and naked photographs ... December. He is accused of taking money from Cheung Lai-shan, the wife of inmate Choi Wai-kwong, to smuggle in seven items between March and December last year. The items included a pair of Calvin ...

  2. HK smugglers jailed over huge drug run

    Posted Mar 11th 2004, 12:00am by Nick Squires

    ... Nick Squires Two men from a Hong Kong-based drug smuggling syndicate that imported nearly half a million Ecstasy tablets worth A$21 million (HK$124 million) into Australia have been jailed for life. Kam Pui To, from Hong Kong, and Vietnamese-born Van Hau Pham were involved in a bid to smuggle 420,000 Ecstasy pills from Hong Kong to Sydney on a container ship in October 2001. The scale ...

  3. Officials relive man-in-a-suitcase border plot

    Posted Mar 05th 2004, 12:00am by Ella Lee, Stella Lee

    ... then noticed the excessive weight of the suitcase when the traveller pulled it to his counter on a trolley. 'A news report of a human smuggling case in late 2002 in which a suitcase was used ... and immigration checkpoint at Lowu. All three were jailed for 10 months on November 21. A spokeswoman for the Immigration Department said it had detected only two such suitcase smuggling cases to date ...


    Posted Dec 05th 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... together a living, often working 12 hours a day for six days a week at low wages. And many of the new wives will already be paying off the US$60,000 (on average) smuggling fee for being illegally ... US$55,000 smuggling fee by working as a chef in a New Jersey restaurant. Now, the wedding has exhausted his savings and thrust him back into debt, this time to the tune of US$20,000. His bride, who ...

  5. License outlets, cigarette firm urges

    Posted Apr 14th 2005, 12:00am by Patsy Moy

    ... corporate affairs manager, said a licensing system would also help crack down on the sale of fake or smuggled cigarettes. The KPMG study quoted the experience of the US state of California, where ...

  6. Link to tycoon's wife in laundering case

    Posted Jun 19th 2004, 12:00am by Peter Michael

    ... that allegedly detail an elaborate underground currency-smuggling operation from the mainland into Hong Kong and overseas. 'It [the horse racing and illegal bookies case] is believed ...

  7. Alleged 'Ice king' on trial after record haul

    Posted Mar 24th 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... of Ice from January to October 1999. They were also charged with fraud and smuggling. The case is said to be the biggest in the world involving the drug. The amount seized matched total seizures ...

  8. Man jailed after giving lover killer cocktail

    Posted May 05th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... of death was listed as 'adverse effects of atracurium'', the court heard. Mr Power said Lau had been smuggling small quantities of drugs from the hospital over a period of time. ...

  9. Stage production on homosexuality tests tolerance on mainland

    Posted Jul 25th 2005, 12:00am by Eric Abrahamsen

    ... the production of independent films on the mainland. Beijing had placed Zhang under house arrest and confiscated his passport earlier in the year, but friends smuggled the film out so it could be shown ...

  10. Delayed justice

    Posted Jan 26th 2005, 12:00am by Claude Adams

    ... was on the run. Chinese authorities wanted him in connection with a US$10 billion smuggling network. It has been described as China's biggest scandal of modern times, involving the alleged corruption ...




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