Alibaba V Chinese government: Dawn of anti-counterfeiting

Alia | January 28th, 2015 - 10:57 pm

The Chinese consumers are backing Taobao in its war with the government.

[Updated] Stores in a major Northern China city close in large scale in the wake of government inspection

Alia | August 7th, 2012 - 12:53 am

Rumor has it that Shenyang, the city to hold China’s National Games, is short of funding so that local government organized a new round of anti-counterfeit and public hygiene inspections among small private businesses to harvest fines.

Who needs a real iPhone when fake iPhone signature lines are 5 yuan per month?

Alia | March 14th, 2012 - 12:16 am
IPhone signiture 3

Counterfeiting in China has apparently reached a new level. Chinese consumers, young in particular, start to buy fake “Sent from my iPhone” and “Sign in from my iPhone” signature lines – words showing up on social networks that make people believe you actually own a real iPhone.