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Case warns shoppers over Fashion Interactive tactics

The Consumers Association of Singapore (Case) says it has received complaints against Fashion Interactive, an e-commerce site selling footwear in Singapore.

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Burberry, Louis Vuitton lose trademark fight with Megastar Shipping

Burberry and Louis Vuitton have lost their appeal in a trademark dispute against local transport company Megastar Shipping.


Consumers warned about LuxStyle International

Singapore shoppers have been warned about dealing with LuxStyle International.


Green light for Kopitiam takeover

The planned Kopitiam takeover by NTUC Enterprises has been cleared by Singapore’s competition watchdog.

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Police swoop on shoplifters and online scammers

Local police have accused 20 people of committing e-commerce crimes and a massive clothing theft.

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Singapore tourist spending declines

Singapore tourist spending has dipped by half a percent, despite a 7.3 per cent boost in arrivals.

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Police raid finds fake goods at Sim Lim Square

Singaporean police find $1.03 million worth of Fake goods at Sim Lim Square.


Adidas lawsuit fails to block rival trademark

The Intellectual Property Office of Singapore has rejected an Adidas lawsuit against Taiwan’s Lutong Enterprise Corp.

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Mastercard develops card fraud device with Singapore police

Credit card firm Mastercard has announced a partnership with the Singapore Police to implement the world’s first device to detect card fraud.

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Companies hiring ‘tens of thousands” to write fake reviews

Companies have been recruiting “tens of thousands” of people to post fake reviews online, boosting sales on e-commerce websites.

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Milan Furnishings closure draws Consumers Association complaints  

Seven complaints have been received by the Consumers Association of Singapore (Case) about the closure of Milan Furnishings.

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Chatime Malaysia escalates dispute

Chatime Malaysia (CMSB) has issued a legal letter to Loob Holding for alleged misrepresentation and defamation.


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