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Packages are still piled up in an office of DCS. (Photo by Yiyi Huang via World Journal)

Chinese-Run Delivery Company Suspected of Smuggling

Business, East Asian April 21, 2017 at 12:41 pm

Clients of a delivery company in NYC, which shipped packages to China, may get some answers about the disappearance of their goods after customs officials in Fuzhou, China, busted a smuggling operation, reports World Journal.

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20 Years After Golden Venture, A More Diverse Chinese Community

Demographics, East Asian, In the News May 28, 2013 at 2:51 pm

On June 6, 1993, the Golden Venture, a cargo ship carrying 286 smuggled undocumented immigrants, ran aground near Rockaway Beach in Queens. Twenty years later, is there still smuggling going on in the Chinese community? And how different is the make-up of the community? World Journal reports.

19 Years After ‘Golden Venture’ Tragedy, Survivors Have Moved on

East Asian, Immigration June 11, 2012 at 7:16 pm

Nineteen years after a Chinese ship named “Golden Venture” left its 300 passengers in cold waters off Rockaway Beach, killing 10 of them, Fujianese immigrants recall the horrific incident, and what happened to its survivors, World Journal reports.