An officer stands next to boxes of illegal cigarettes worth HK$74 million seized by customs officers, during a press conference on May 10. Photo: Felix Wong
An officer stands next to boxes of illegal cigarettes worth HK$74 million seized by customs officers, during a press conference on May 10. Photo: Felix Wong
Crime

Letters | One more task for Hong Kong’s incoming leader John Lee: coordinate crackdown on illegal cigarettes

  • Readers call on the new administration to curb the black market in cigarettes and hasten the entry of foreign-trained doctors, and also warn of an economic recession ahead

An officer stands next to boxes of illegal cigarettes worth HK$74 million seized by customs officers, during a press conference on May 10. Photo: Felix Wong
An officer stands next to boxes of illegal cigarettes worth HK$74 million seized by customs officers, during a press conference on May 10. Photo: Felix Wong
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