Warwick Reid's legal hobby draws attention 'for all the wrong reasons'

THEN: Top prosecutor Warwick Reid (centre) leaves Wan Chai court on June 20, 1990. Photo: SCMP Pictures

HKEye, Week of February 11

Thursday, 29 August, 2013, 4:13am

Chance in a lifetime for astute businesses

You don't have to travel very far to get anywhere in New Zealand but even Tauranga seems some distance from all the World Cup action .

21 Aug 2011 - 12:00am

Reid loss

Nearly $5.5 million worth of assets will be stripped from disgraced former Hong Kong prosecutor Warwick Reid after a judge made the order in the New Zealand High Court. The assets include Reid's home in Tauranga, and his gymnasium and cash in a family trust.

2 Jul 1997 - 12:00am

Upgrade for NZ facility

The Port of Tauranga, on the east coast of New Zealand's North Island, is to update its container terminal facility to raise its service level for liner shipping clients and core forest products exporters who are increasingly using containerised shipment.

18 Jun 1997 - 12:00am

OOCL broadens network

Orient Overseas Container Line has launched a new service calling at the New Zealand ports of Lyttleton, Napier and Tauranga. Four vessels offer departures every 10 days.

25 Apr 1997 - 12:00am

Timber trade boosts NZ port

Port of Tauranga, a New Zealand port manager, says its first-half profit rose 19.6 per cent, reflecting an increase in cargo volumes, especially timber.

Net profit in the six months to December 31 was NZ$5.3 million (about HK$23.8 million), or 6.9 cents a share, from $4.4 million, or 5.8 cents a share, in the same period a year earlier.

5 Mar 1997 - 12:00am

Officials move to seize assets

The New Zealand authorities have begun moves to seize everything Warwick Reid owns, after the former Legal Department high-flyer was yesterday jailed for 21/2 years for attempting to pervert the course of justice.

19 Sep 1996 - 12:00am

Could that Reid home be on the market?

A SMALL advertisement in the property pages extolling the virtues of a New Zealand property on sale for $2.4 million caught Back Bites' eye last week. It sounded idyllic: three double bedrooms, swimming pool and garden.

9 Apr 1995 - 12:00am

Reids put faith in God

GOD will protect Warwick Reid and his born-again Christian family in New Zealand from any Hong Kong death squads sent to kill him after his release, according to a church leader and friend.

14 Nov 1994 - 12:00am