Tag: counterfeit goods

Police raid Far East Plaza, arrest 6 for selling counterfeit goods amounting to S$80,000

Singapore—Looks like the sale of counterfeit goods is still rampant in the country. On Tuesday (July 9), six suspects were arrested for selling counterfeit luxury goods and clothing during a raid held at Far East Plaza. According to police reports, four women and two men...

3 women arrested for selling counterfeit goods worth S$28,000 in City Plaza

Singapore – On May 22 (Wednesday), three women, aged between 26 and 47, were arrested for allegedly selling replica items of luxury brands during a police raid at City Plaza. In a news release, a spokesperson from the police said the women were arrested during...

Two students scam Apple of about US$1 million using fake iPhones

Owning an iPhone is perhaps considered a status symbol in both Western and Asian cultures. Fake phones abound in the marketplace for those who cannot afford the real thing. Some counterfeit iPhones are now so similar to the original that Apple cannot even distinguish between...