Malta’s customs officers make their biggest bust ever

Malta’s customs officers have made their biggest ever seizure of fake goods. Fake designer handbags, mobile phones, shoes and clothes are among the counterfeit gear discovered in 36 containers at the Malta Freeport. The containers originated from Asia and were destined for African countries. A spokesman for Malta Customs said: ‘This is the biggest amount […]

Contraband cigarettes and alcohol seized across Malta

Contraband booze and smuggled cigarettes have been seized from several shops across Malta in a major customs crackdown. Customs officers discovered 3,749 cigarettes and 21.6 kg of tobacco during a series of spot checks at corner stores and mini-markets. They also seized 3,727 bottles of non-alcoholic drinks, 217 bottles of wine, and 53 bottles of […]