Poh Lay Hoon

Poh Lay Hoon

Senior Correspondent, Lianhe Zaobao

Poh Lay Hoon is a senior correspondent at Lianhe Zaobao. She covered education, manpower and defence news before she was stationed at the high court where she covered court news for many years. She mainly writes interviews and features now.

A shot of people on escalators at an urban shopping mall in Hong Kong. (iStock)

[Big read] Golden passports, visas and residential permits: How the wealthy go places

Lianhe Zaobao senior correspondent Poh Lay Hoon takes a closer look at "golden passports" (passports in return for investment) market, including the popular countries to seek these passports, the cost of becoming a citizen of a foreign country, the impact it has on the people of the country issuing such passports, as well as whether money laundering has had an impact on the investment immigration business.
Items seized by the police from the homes of members of the "Fujian gang". (Singapore Police Force)

Property, nightclubs, collector items: How ‘Fujian gang’ lifestyles aided money-laundering activities

While members of the “Fujian gang” have made the news recently for their billion-dollar money-laundering case, less is known about their lavish lifestyles and the trails their clandestine activities leave behind. Zaobao senior correspondent Poh Lay Hoon reports.