Happy Shopping JSC, located on Thong Nhat Street in Ward 11 Go Vap District of Ho Chi Minh City will be fined VND451,000,000 (nearly US$21,800) by the Ho Chi Minh City People’s Committee for violating business practices.
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The company has committed eight infringements of the law. Amongst the violations committed, it employed foreigners without permission (Chinese CEO), imported and sold fake, smuggled goods, sold cosmetics with neither trade permit nor certificate of quality, sold imported goods without Vietnamese language labels, some of which were recovered by the HCMC 2A market control team this April.
The government will destroy thousands of smuggled cosmetics, jewelry, kitchenware and fake products of the company.