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  1. News - China - Consumer

    Lowu's fake-goods sellers unfazed by US counterfeit snoops

    Posted Aug 07th 2014, 04:34am by He Huifeng

    ... He Huifeng huifeng.he@scmp.com Counterfeit goods still on sale at shopping centre, despite warning US politicians investigating property right theft were coming on 'secret' visit ... well known for its counterfeit goods, even though store owners were warned a delegation from the US Congress was coming. The management company at the centre handed out a notice to every shop ...

  2. Business - Money

    Mystery of the Hermes Birkins

    Posted Oct 24th 2012, 08:55am by Anna Healy Fenton

    ... counterfeiting with absolute determination. The house guarantees that all bags purchased in its store are genuine but makes no comment on bags obtained from other sources,” she said, adding: “FYI. Hermès ... thank you!” I replied that I didn’t think these were counterfeit, just being sold by Japanese discount houses and if Hemes themselves won’t admit to making them, who did? But it seems the good ...

  3. News - Hong Kong - CRIME

    Fake oranges seizure becomes Hong Kong's first counterfeit fruit scandal

    Posted Apr 25th 2014, 03:59am by LO WEI

    ... with suspected forged Sunkist labels in the first case of counterfeit oranges in Hong Kong. The fruit was seized from two Yuen Long stalls after the buyer complained they tasted sourer than the real thing and had thicker skins. The genuine and counterfeit oranges look similar except for their label stickers- the real ones are made of plastic while the fakes are printed on paper, said Lam ...

  4. News - China - HEALTH

    Chinese task force to target counterfeit food and drugs

    Posted Mar 30th 2014, 05:51am by STEPHEN CHEN

    ... Stephen Chen binglin.chen@scmp.com New group will investigate rising number of crimes requiring more specialist knowledge Task force targets fake food, drugs A task force with tougher powers to investigate cases of tainted food and counterfeit drugs is to be set up on the mainland. Its staff will include food and drug inspectors, as well as the police, according to Beijing ...

  5. Business - China Business

    Shedding counterfeit label was crucial for Alibaba amid scrutiny from US

    Posted Mar 20th 2014, 01:35am by BLOOM

    ... Bloomberg Shedding counterfeit label was crucial Eighteen months ago, Alibaba was under US scrutiny because counterfeiters were selling goods on its website. Alibaba's Taobao ... Billionaire founder Jack Ma spearheaded the effort to expel copycats, labelling organised counterfeiting a "cancer" and "tumour in society". Alibaba's most popular platforms, ...

  6. News - World - PIRATED GOODS

    US names ‘notorious markets’ for piracy, counterfeiting

    Posted Feb 13th 2014, 11:18am by Agence France-Presse in Washington

    ... in counterfeit and pirated goods The United States on Wednesday named China the leading place for physical markets selling counterfeit goods, while websites in Europe, South America and Canada led ... on intellectual property rights. Froman said the markets were selected for the “notorious” label “because they exemplify concerns about trademark counterfeiting and copyright piracy on a global basis ...

  7. News - World - WINE

    Rudy Kurniawan, Indonesian fake-wine seller, jailed for 10 years in US

    Posted Aug 08th 2014, 09:49pm by Reuters

    ... Reuters in New York Indonesian sold millions of dollars of counterfeit bottles to rich collectors High-society wine faker jailed for 10 years An Indonesian man, once considered one of the world's top wine collectors but who US prosecutors later called a "kingpin of counterfeit" for selling millions of dollars of fake French wine to the wealthy, has been sentenced to 10 ...

  8. News - Hong Kong - CRIME

    Hong Kong police and monetary authority issue warning against counterfeit HK$1,000 banknote

    Posted Dec 26th 2013, 10:44am by Staff Reporter

    ... variation of counterfeit notes modelled on it. The Commercial Crime Bureau on Monday seized five pieces of these counterfeit notes from two local banks. The Hong Kong Monetary Authority described ... according to the features of the counterfeit note as indicated by the police, so that they can accurately and quickly identify this new counterfeit note.” The authority has asked banks to examine ...

  9. Business - Companies

    Alibaba and Kering reach deal on fakes

    Posted Aug 13th 2014, 01:11am by BLOOM

    ... China's biggest e-commerce company and affiliates made it possible to sell fakes throughout the world, according to court documents. Counterfeits of Kering brands such as Yves Saint Laurent, ... public offering filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. China is host to a number of markets known for counterfeit merchandise, the Office of the US Trade Representative said ...

  10. Lifestyle - Food & Wine

    Wine Opinion: How to spot a counterfeit

    Posted Dec 19th 2013, 10:49am by Debra Meiburg, SARAH HELLER

    ... Debra Meiburg and Sarah Heller Counterfeit wine expert Maureen Downey’s advice boils down to one message: “Just keep screaming”. We are regularly asked why we are so reluctant to address the issue of counterfeiting, given its prevalence in our markets. But with no solid numbers to hand, and a fine wine market that was only beginning to find its feet, none of us wanted to crush ...




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