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Food court merger plan gets green light

The planned purchase of food court operator Food Junction Management by BreadTalk Group has been cleared by the Competition and Consumer Commission of Singapore (CCCS).

Women arrested after massive haul of counterfeit cosmetics seized

Two women have been arrested for their suspected involvement in the importation and possession of a massive haul of counterfeit cosmetics and perfumes.

Store fined for displaying non-compliant PMDs for sale

A Paya Lebar retailer has been fined $750 for displaying personal mobility devices for sale (PMDs) which did not comply with Singapore laws.

Louis Vuitton sues Belle International alleging copycat shoes

Luxury fashion house Louis Vuitton is suing two Belle International subsidiaries for copyright infringement.

Singapore a hot spot for business email scams

Singapore has become a hotspot for business email scams and malicious web addresses, according to cyber-security firm Trend Micro.

Iuiga defends use of Muji brand on its website

Singaporean retailer Iuiga defends its use of Muji’s trademark on its website.

Muji sues Singaporean retailer Iuiga for ‘trademark infringement’

Muji has filed a lawsuit against Singaporean retailer Iuiga alleging trademark infringement.

Carousell plans technology boost to tackle fraudsters

Online marketplace Carousell plans to use new technology to identify and block fraudsters.

Singapore duty-free allowances pared back

From midnight tonight, Singapore duty-free allowances will be cut by about a third for returning travellers.

LVMH is suing a wine merchant over 10-year-old trademark dispute

French luxury group LVMH is suing a wine merchant in Hong Kong over an alleged trademark infringement.

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.

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.