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Customs seizes P75 million worth of fake smartphones, tablets

Jun 25, 2018 - 6:15 PM

The counterfeit goods, including fake iPhones, are found in a warehouse in Sta Cruz, Manila, on June 21

Photo from the Bureau of Customs

NBI seizes fake skincare products in Divisoria and Parañaque raid

Sep 09, 2016 - 11:40 AM

Roughly P4 million worth of counterfeit skincare products were nabbed in two separate raids conducted by the NBI last August 30

Alibaba's Jack Ma: Fake goods often better than originals

Jun 16, 2016 - 12:00 AM

The problem is that the fake products today they make better quality better price than the real product than the real names says Ma

epa05030433 Executive chairman of Alibaba Group, Jack gestures as he addresses the audience at the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) CEO Summit in Manila, Philippines, 18 November 2015. The APEC is an inter-governmental forum that seeks to promote sustainable growth and economic integration, and to reduce trade barriers across the Asia-Pacific region. EPA/AARON FAVILA/POOL ALTERNATIVE CROP

Clear, crunchy, and counterfeit: China's fake jellyfish

May 11, 2016 - 6:10 PM

The fakes are made from chemicals and have a high aluminum content