Tag: counterfeit

Customs Department seizes record number of counterfeit items

In the past year, the Customs Department seized 91,740 mobile phone accessories; 277,640 hair and beauty related products; 47.7 million cigarettes; 30,492...

Malta: Estimated €100 million lost to counterfeit and pirated products

A new estimate from the European Union Intellectual Property Office (EUIPO) puts the annual losses due to counterfeiting and piracy across 11 key economic...

Customs seize over 26,000 pairs of counterfeit jeans

Customs officials have seized 26,688 pairs of counterfeit jeans in a container at the Freeport.In a statement, Customs said that the container was meant to...

Counterfeit €50 notes in Maltese circulation

A man is warning the public on social media about counterfeit € 50 notes, he says look like the real thing, right down to...

New advanced Maltese passports coming end of 2019

The Maltese population will start seeing new technologically advanced passports from the end of the year, Julia Farrugia Portelli, Parliamentary Secretary for Reforms, Citizenship...