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Old Nov 27, 17, 10:20 am
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Originally Posted by exerda View Post
They do the same at HKG. If you're flying UA, they do a bag check at the gate. Really annoying that they enforce a "liquids ban" on those flights for stuff which is airside.

TPE is relatively new IIRC; one of my employees goes to TPE 1-2x a year and brought stuff back from airport duty free back in February.
Been doing this in PEK and PVG for some time now . . . not sure why duty free can't get an exemption.
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