Although no reliable data exists on the African counterfeit
market, globally the value is in excess of $650 billion with the International Chamber of Commerce reporting the figure will grow to $1.7 trillion by 2015.
In order for the CCD to take administrative action against a suspected trader dealing in counterfeit
goods, the CCD requires the relevant brand owner to file an appropriate complaint.
The Counter Terrorism and Organised Crime Investigation Branch (C-TOC) said there has been an increase in the sale of counterfeit
KRA together with the multi-agency team on illicit trade and counterfeits
comprising of KEBS, ACA, Public Health and DCI have so far seized goods worth Sh7.5 billion, from a countrywide crackdown.
According to the World Health Organisation, counterfeit
drugs of malaria and tuberculosis alone result in 700,000 deaths every year.
An example of counterfeit
banknotes in normal and ultraviolet lighting.
'The FDA and DOH will make sure that the distribution of counterfeit
vaccines is stopped,' lawyer Michelle Lapuz, director of FDA's legal support service center, said in Filipino in an interview over DZMM.
This gives them undue advantage over the brand owners leading to a thriving counterfeit
business and decrease in tax revenues.
'Actively seek information and education about any electrical product you intend purchasing, as it helps in avoiding counterfeit
Abstract: Battelle has developed a technology to nondestructively classify electronic components as authentic or counterfeit
, cloned and malicious devices have traditionally been detected via imaging-based inspection or destructive analysis techniques.
LAHORE -- Lahore Chamber of Commerce and Industry on Sunday cautioned the masses in general and the business community in particular against proliferation of counterfeit
currency notes and urged the government and the State Bank of Pakistan to launch mass drive to combat this menace.
He says the images on the counterfeit
and the actual US dollars are the same, and the counterfeit
only has a little bit of roughness in testure.'Ladies and gentlemen of the press, I think you can see some of the reasons why our rate keeps climbing, because we have people on the market duping other people, using these counterfeit
banknotes and extracting the dollars from the market.
LAHORE -- The Lahore Chamber of Commerce and Industry has cautioned the masses in general and the business community in particular against proliferation of counterfeit
notes and urged the government and the State Bank of Pakistan to launch mass drive to combat this menace.
Lahore -- The Lahore Chamber of Commerce and Industry (LCCI) has cautioned the masses in general and the business community in particular against proliferation of counterfeit
notes and urged the government and the State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) to launch mass drive to combat this menace.