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  1. Hainan to lure mainland tourists with duty-free shopping

    Posted Mar 08th 2011, 12:00am by Priscilla Jiao

    ... Priscilla Jiao Hainan's governor said domestic tourists to the island province were expected to be allowed to shop at duty-free stores from May 1, as part of the central ... attract mainland tourists who wanted to buy imported goods. A cap would be placed, however- 5,000 yuan (HK$5,925) of duty-free goods per shopping trip- and each person would be limited to two ...

  2. import ban on island stamps

    Posted Apr 23rd 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Khang Hyun-sung Pyongyang has criticised Seoul for banning imports of North Korean stamps that feature a set of disputed islands claimed by South Korea and Japan. In a report carried ... to co-operation between the two Koreas. The North Korean stamps, depicting the string of rocky islets known as Tokdo (in Korean) and Takeshima (in Japanese), underline the territory is part of the Korean ...

  3. US slaps heavy duties on Chinese ribbons

    Posted Feb 08th 2010, 12:00am by Denise Tsang

    ... Denise Tsang The United States has imposed anti-dumping duties of up to 231.4 per cent on ribbons used for gift-wrapping from China, but only up to 4.54 per cent on those from Taiwan ... selvedge, which were sold at below market prices and hurt domestic industries in the US. The move came hours after the mainland slapped a maximum of 105.4 per cent duty on chicken products ...

  4. China imposes duties on EU steel products

    Posted Dec 24th 2009, 12:00am by Toh Han Shih

    ... anti-dumping measures against shoes made in China. From Monday, China would impose preliminary anti-dumping duties of 16.8 per cent on iron and steel fasteners produced by Germany's Kamax-Werke Rudolf Kellermann and 24.6 per cent on similar products by all other EU firms, the Ministry of Commerce said. Preliminary duties last three to five months, after which the country will decide ...

  5. Stamps to celebrate ties with Macau, Guangdong

    Posted Sep 21st 2004, 12:00am by Ravina Shamdasani

    ... Ravina Shamdasani A set of four stamps will be issued next month to celebrate cultural and economic partnerships between Hong Kong and other Pearl River Delta cities. Acting Postmaster-General Joanna Choi Leung Yuen-mei said the stamps were designed to reflect Hong Kong's ties with Macau and Guangdong, and the strength derived from this unity. 'Even though a stamp may ...

  6. US trade agency seeks hefty duties on Chinese tyres

    Posted Jul 01st 2009, 12:00am by Denise Tsang

    ... Denise Tsang The United States International Trade Commission has proposed imposing additional import duties of as much as 55 per cent on Chinese-made passenger vehicle and light truck tyres, despite the split views of its board members. To avoid market disruption, the commission proposed an additional import duty of 55 per cent in the first year, 45 per cent in the second ...

  7. Carbon duties: heat rising on developing economies

    Posted Jun 05th 2009, 12:00am by Tom Holland

    ... Ltd, the shipping company controlled by Mr Tung's family, could be one of the biggest losers from a new tax. Mr Tung is worried about proposals to slap a carbon duty on imports from ... As a result, the second scenario, under which the US and Europe introduce their own pricing schemes and simultaneously impose carbon duties on products imported from Asian countries in order to level ...

  8. A matter of social duty and fertiliser

    Posted Aug 10th 2008, 12:00am by Ivan Broadhead

    ... A Hong Kong company is linked to Morocco's brutal exploitation of Western Sahara, writes Ivan Broadhead Western Sahara's government-in-exile took the unusual step last week of warning Hong Kong's Pacific Basin Shipping that it reserved the ...

  9. Loving HK is social duty, leaders told

    Posted Feb 27th 2004, 12:00am by Ambrose Leung

    ... Louisa Yan and Ambrose Leung Mainland minister says it is time for the public to unite behind the government The city's leaders should see loving Hong Kong as their social duty ... that the leaders would see it as their social duty to love Hong Kong and make it prosperous,' he said. His remarks were relatively mild compared to the comments he made regarding patriotism last week ...

  10. Hong Kong's duty to speak up

    Posted Feb 11th 2005, 12:00am by Emily Lau

    ... Emily Lau In the past few weeks, I have met visitors from Europe and the US who are concerned about human rights in China. Besides monitoring the situation in the mainland, they are interested in developments in Hong Kong. On January 27, I met the chairma ...




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