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Swedish brand Foreo wins unprecedented Chinese IPO ruling

Swedish skintech brand Foreo has been awarded a judgement of RMB3 million (US$450,000) in …

Joint Hong Kong-Macau-mainland customs operation launched to stamp out fakes

​Hong Kong Customs has conducted a two-week joint operation with the mainland and Macao …

JHC fined for selling illegal lubricant

Japanese lifestyle products retailer Japan Home Centre (JHC) has been fined HK$10,000 for …

Hong Kong retailers warned to report Bitcoin blackmail threats

Police in Hong Kong have warned retailers to be aware of a Bitcoin blackmail operation lin…

Aeon Stores Hong Kong fined over TV sale

Aeon Stores has been convicted and fined US$123 for failing to inform a customer about its…

Mong Kok ginseng store caught falsifying trade description

Hong Kong Customs officers have arrested a male salesperson of a ginseng and dried seafood…

Counterfeit goods seized at jewellery fair

Hong Kong Customs has conducted an operation against the sale of counterfeit goods at a fa…

Hong Kong Consumer Council questions struck-through price practices

A Hong Kong Consumer Council survey alleges supermarket chains’ use of struck-through pr…

Hong Kong Customs seizes 12,000 pairs of counterfeit sport shoes

Hong Kong Customs seized about 12 000 pairs of suspected counterfeit sports shoes on Monda…

Hong Kong fitness-centre scammers jailed

Four Hong Kong fitness-centre scammers were sentenced yesterday after earlier conviction o…