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  1. Comment - Insight & Opinion - MY TAKE

    Triad roughing up of Michael Bay does wonders for city's image

    Posted Oct 19th 2013, 12:52am by Alex Lo

    ... Alex Lo alex.lo@scmp.com Triad dust-up sticks to the stereotype Has the roughing-up on the Transformers movie set in Quarry Bay involving alleged triads damaged the city's ... prowess, maybe Bay should just hire those guys for his movies, rather than letting them be charged with blackmail and assault. If only the suspected triads had managed to disrupt Bay and his film ...

  2. Comment - Insight & Opinion - A BAD WEEK FOR ...

    A Bad Week for..., March 9, 2014

    Posted Mar 09th 2014, 04:02am by STAFF

    ... City soccer club owner was jailed for six years for laundering HK$721 million through Hong Kong bank accounts. A court heard that Yeung had a business relationship with alleged triad leader ...

  3. Sport - Racing

    Tree of strife: improve our Valley view

    Posted Mar 20th 2014, 07:44pm by Michael Cox

    ... just go chopping trees down willy nilly, but surely it won’t be long before an irate mob of sleep-deprived video watchers go and do the job for them. Maybe it’s a job for our favourite triad ...

  4. Comment - Insight & Opinion - LEADER

    Police forces need global co-operation to defeat the drug barons

    Posted Jan 17th 2014, 02:41am by SCMP Editorial

    ... for three days in the new year. Within a week, a report in the Sunday Morning Post linking Hong Kong triads with one of Mexico's most powerful crime and drug syndicates made it look like ... falling. Mexican law officials have outlined ties between the Sinaloa cartel, a big player in the country's murderous drug wars, and Hong Kong's 14K and Sun Yee On, under which the triads ...

  5. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    Dongguan vice crackdown just the start

    Posted Feb 13th 2014, 12:46pm by SONNY LO

    ... that such anti-prostitution, anti-drugs, anti-gambling and anti-corruption policy winds will persist in the coming years. Local officials who form "protective umbrellas" with triads and vice establishments ...

  6. Comment - Letters

    Letters to the Editor, February 20, 2014

    Posted Feb 20th 2014, 04:39am by LETTERS

    ... money laundering and triad protection that always accompanies it. There is one further ugly side to this profession which was not mentioned: that is sex-trafficking. Prostitution is a breeding ...

  7. Comment - Insight & Opinion - MY TAKE

    Setting more rules won't solve Hong Kong's ills; enforce the ones we have

    Posted Sep 10th 2013, 12:00am by Alex Lo

    ... the police launching the so-called "Reno Safe" scheme to fight against dodgy contractors and triads involved in building renovations as if it's a new crime. At the same time, officials have proposed licensing subdivided flats in residential buildings. Triad-affiliated contractors and decorators have been a problem for decades. One favoured tactic is to start work, make ...

  8. Comment - Insight & Opinion - A BAD WEEK FOR ...

    A Bad Week for..., October 27, 2013

    Posted Oct 27th 2013, 04:59am

    ... Michael Bay After being allegedly targeted by triad blackmailers not once but twice, Hollywood director Michael Bay's crew filming the latest Transformers movie in Hong Kong was up against a planned HKTV protest at the government headquarters in Tamar, the location for filming yesterday. The crew was involved in two blackmail incidents, the latest one on Tuesday afternoon ...

  9. Comment - Insight & Opinion - MY TAKE

    Police should have better things to do

    Posted Nov 28th 2013, 03:54am by Alex Lo

    ... a few games of low-stakes mahjong to fight boredom or to socialise with neighbours? We are not talking about gambling dens controlled by triad syndicates with millions of dollars' turnover. ...

  10. Business - Comment - MONEY MATTERS

    China's entrepreneurs wary of latest plan for grand reforms

    Posted Nov 02nd 2013, 03:02am by Shirley Yam

    ... "unsupportive" businessmen in the name of cracking down on triads when he ran the municipality. When Bo fell, it was the turn of the "supportive" ones to be arrested or harassed, and then freed ...




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