Switzerland says it is eyeing EU-analogous safety features for medicines as it pushes for Medicrime ratification.
Safaricom says plans to monitor mobile phones amount to government snooping; not so, says comms agency.
The EUIPO unveils its work programme for 2017, with a slew of initiatives in the fight against counterfeiting and piracy.
But the DNA taggant specialist is still plagued by revenue fluctuations as it tries to push into new sectors.
Some of the counterfeit banknotes intercepted in India have had two-thirds of the security features copied.
A raid in Ireland has resulted in the seizure of about 20,000 cigarettes and 24 litres of counterfeit vodka.