We stumbled upon this article from Channel News Asia and thought immediately that it would be good to share here. It's titled More Buying Counterfeit Goods and Knock-Offs - It's Costing Billions and More.
Jay Kennedy reports on this story and shares some insightful perspectives. Here's one of them:
Some counterfeiting schemes have even been tied to human smuggling rings, international organised crime groups and drug gangs.
The United Nations lists counterfeiting as one of the most lucrative criminal activities for transnational organised gangs. In fact, counterfeiting is more profitable for these groups than drug smuggling or human ...