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Regulatory

Hong Kong Customs smashes counterfeit mooncake syndicate
A person tries genuine mooncakes during Mid-Autumn Festival

Hong Kong Customs smashes counterfeit mooncake syndicate

A fake mooncake operation in Yuen Long has been foiled by Hong Kong Customs. The operation was found to involve around 340 boxes of likely knockoff mooncakes and about 200 vouchers for redeeming the cakes w...
Massive fake luxury goods ring shut down in Vietnam
Hong Kong Customs seize counterfeit US-bound goods
Fake luxury goods seized in famous Vietnam markets
Hong Kong Customs seize $2m in fake goods in prime retail strip

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Hong Kong Customs smashes counterfeit mooncake syndicate

A fake mooncake operation in Yuen Long has been foiled by Hong Kong Customs.

Singapore government issues price-transparency guidelines for retailers

The Competition and Consumer Commission of Singapore has issued a set of guidelines designed to prevent businesses from ...
Photo of a cafe

Seoul cafes face new trading restrictions as Covid-19 returns

South Korea is restricting operations of restaurants, bakeries and franchised coffee chains in the greater Seoul area in...

Apple Korea makes US$84 million offer to ease anti-competitive concerns

Apple's South Korean unit has offered US$84 million worth of programs for consumers and mobile phone carriers, in an eff...

South Korean KOLs banned from promoting products without full disclosure

South Korea will ban social-media influencers from pitching a new product or service on their online platforms without d...

Singapore competition regulator drops probe into food-delivery services

Singapore’s competition regulator has effectively cleared the activities of food-delivery platforms and dark kitchens in...

Massive fake luxury goods ring shut down in Vietnam

Government authorities have raided a warehouse storing thousands of fake luxury goods in Lao Cai City, northern Vietnam,...

Apparel retailer Bossini reveals customer data hack

Hong Kong-based apparel retailer Bossini says its database of loyalty programme members and online customers was hacked ...
Singapore retail sales Chinatown

Many Singapore stores set to reopen as lockdown rules relaxed

Singapore retail stores are set to reopen as the country will enter the second phase of reopening on Friday, June 19 aft...

South Korean duty-free retailers caught in catch-22 over selling stockpiles to locals

South Korean duty-free retailers have begun to clear stock through local channels in response to a temporary change in r...