• Mon, 26 Nov 2018 01:00
    Fake merchandise, apps lure Singles Day shoppers
    Despite efforts to curb sales of counterfeit goods during China’s massive “Singles Day” online annual sales event, shoppers could still find plenty of merchandise that mimicked well-known brands – at a fraction of the price they would pay for the real thing. 
  • Wed, 17 Oct 2018 16:45
    Two held in Patong fake-goods bust
    Fake goods in Phuket are getting more difficult to find as the “intellectual property" crackdown continues. Officers raided another market in Patong and seized more than 4,000 counterfeit goods valued at around Bt1.3 million.
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  • Thu, 11 Oct 2018 18:15
    Counterfeit goods destroyed in Phuket
    About 3,000 counterfeit items, valued at more than Bt1 million, including prohibited imported goods, have been torched at the incinerator in Phuket Town on Thursday, led by Phuket Customs Office chief Kanjana Suwachino.
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  • Tue, 09 Oct 2018 08:45
    13,690 fake-brand goods seized in Korat
    Police seized Bt25million worth of counterfeit goods carrying major brand labels in a raid of the largest night bazaar in Nakhon Ratchasima on Monday night.
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  • Mon, 03 Sep 2018 11:56
    Prawit oversees destruction of Bt1.3bn in counterfeit goods
    The Army destroyed more than two million confiscated counterfeit items worth a combined Bt1.3 billion in a ceremony at a base in Bangkok’s Don Mueang district on Monday.
  • Fri, 22 Jun 2018 17:10
    Fake goods seized at Patong warehouse
    Police raided a warehouse at SB Plaza market in Patong yesterday and seized counterfeit goods valued at hundreds of thousands of baht.
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  • Fri, 27 Apr 2018 11:02
    3 arrests in raid on counterfeit goods in Hat Yai market
    Three people were arrested when police raided shops selling counterfeit brandname goods at a well-known market in the heart of Songkhla’s Hat Yai town on Thursday evening.
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  • Fri, 29 Sep 2017 15:00
    Alibaba leads the fight against counterfeit goods
    BEIJING - Members of a secret team working for the e-commerce giant Alibaba have the task of pretending to be online consumers who test-buy items from the billion-plus products on the company's platforms.
  • Wed, 06 Sep 2017 17:08
    How a new app could spell the end for counterfeit goods in Thailand
    Luxury handbags are among the most common counterfeit goods not only in Thailand but around the world.
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  • Wed, 30 Aug 2017 12:35
    3,000 items snared in Patong counterfeit crackdown
    Following a report that a large number of counterfeit goods were being sold in Soi Kebsup on Taweewong Rd, a taskforce led by Phuket’s Governor.
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  • Thu, 06 Apr 2017 01:00
    Thai sues Jack Ma, Alibaba unit for alleged IP breaches
    ELIDE FIRE Ball Pro Company, manufacturer of a fire-extinguishing ball patented by a Thai inventor, is suing Hangzhou Alibaba Advertising Co and Jack Ma, the man behind online shopping websites Alibaba and AliExpress, for allegedly promoting the sale of counterfeit goods.
  • Wed, 08 Feb 2017 13:05
    DSI raids alleged counterfeit goods distributors
    Department of Special Investigation officers on Wednesday conducted searches at four locations in Bangkok to crack down on what the DSI claims to be the country’s largest trading network for pirated goods, which allegedly distributes counterfeit items to Bangkok’s Sampeng, Bobae and Pratunam markets as well as Rong Kleu Border Market in Sa Kaew province.
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  • Thu, 05 Jan 2017 16:23
    China's Alibaba sues vendors over selling counterfeits
    BEIJING - Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba has filed a lawsuit against two vendors for allegedly selling counterfeit goods, it said, weeks after the US put its main platform on its "notorious markets" blacklist.
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  • Thu, 22 Dec 2016 16:11
    US returns Alibaba website to counterfeits blacklist
    WASHINGTON - The United States on Wednesday put a division of the Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba back on a blacklist of "notorious markets" known for selling counterfeit goods and violating intellectual property rights.
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  • Mon, 19 Dec 2016 01:00
    Government drive urges foreign tourists not to buy fake goods
    THE COMMERCE MINISTRY has solicited the support of foreign embassies to launch a “Stop Fake Goods” campaign targeting travellers, while the government says it will stringently inspect traders for counterfeit goods |and examine their tax-payment history.
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