03/10/18: Woman fined S$7,000 for smuggling ‘balut’ duck eggs into Singapore

490 illegally imported duck eggs were concealed in styrofoam boxes.

A 63-year-old woman has been fined S$7,000 for importing embryonated duck eggs into Singapore.

Le Thi Ung had bought the eggs from a wet market in Vietnam, said the Agri-Food and Veterinary Authority of Singapore (AVA) and Immigration and Checkpoints Authority (ICA) in a […]