East Asia

Hong Kong Customs detects incoming passenger drug trafficking case involving suspected cannabis buds at airport (with photo)


     â€‹Hong Kong Customs yesterday (June 5) detected an incoming passenger drug trafficking case at Hong Kong International Airport and seized about 1.2 kilograms of suspected cannabis buds with an estimated market value of about $240,000.

     A 32-year-old male passenger arrived in Hong Kong from Bangkok, Thailand, yesterday. During customs clearance, Customs officers...Read More »

Hong Kong Police's National Security Department arrested six persons for suspected of doing an act or acts with seditious intention and conspiracy to forgery

     The National Security Department of the Hong Kong Police Force today (June 6) arrested three men and three women, aged between 33 and 64, in various districts of Hong Kong, for suspected of "conspiracy to forgery", contravening Section 159A and 71 of the Crimes Ordinance (Cap. 200). The 33-year-old man...Read More »

DGCA attends 10th anniversary ceremony of ICAO Asia and Pacific Regional Sub-Office in Beijing (with photos)


     The Director-General of Civil Aviation, Mr Victor Liu, today (June 6) attended the 10th anniversary ceremony of the International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) Asia and Pacific Regional Sub-Office (APAC RSO) in Beijing by invitation. Officiated by the Administrator of the Civil Aviation Administration of China (CAAC), Mr Song...Read More »

Prepackaged preserved mustard greens sample in breach of food labelling regulation

     The Centre for Food Safety (CFS) of the Food and Environmental Hygiene Department announced today (June 6) that a sample of prepackaged preserved mustard greens was found to contain sulphur dioxide, a preservative which is allowed to be used in certain foods, but the functional class and the...Read More »

SLW to attend International Labour Conference in Geneva

     The Secretary for Labour and Welfare, Mr Chris Sun, will depart for Geneva, Switzerland, tomorrow evening (June 7) to attend the 111th Session of the International Labour Conference, as part of the delegation of the People's Republic of China (PRC). He will be joined by the Commissioner for...Read More »

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