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Awareness lecture at AL Buraimi
Awareness lecture at AL Buraimi

The administration of the Public Authority for Consumer Protection (PACP) in the Governorate of Al Buraimi held an awareness lecture at Al Farouq Primary School. The lecture which was titled” Terms of References of Consumer Protection Administration”, was delivered by Majed Bin Ahmad Al Maskary, media specialist. 

20/05/2013

Sudanese delegation’s visit concludes
Sudanese delegation’s visit concludes

The Sudanese Delegation visiting the Public Authority for Consumer Protection (PACP) asserted, while concluding the visit, on the importance of deepening the cooperation between the PACP and the competent authorities and governmental offices in Sudan. The delegation hailed the big development the Sultanate has achieved in the field of consumer safety and welfare. 

19/05/2013

Unified system for joint document classification
Unified system for joint document classification

HE Dr. Said Bin Khamees Al Kaabi, Chairman of the Public Authority for Consumer Protection (PACP), has issued decision No. 253l2013 for applying the unified system for joint document classification and tables of retention period that have been issued by the decision No. 2/2012, by the National Archives and Records Authority.  The decision states that the Department of Documents at the PACP shall have to prepare a work methodology to start applying this new unified system and providing technical support to the competent departments. 

15/05/2013

Awareness programmes held in Al Sharqiah North
Awareness programmes held in Al Sharqiah North

The administration of the Public Authority for Consumer Protection in the Governorate of Al Sharqiah South, with cooperation with Murjan School at Al Ashkhara, has given a lecture to staff and students. The lecture, which was under the theme “We all Aware Consumer”, has approached a number of topics, such as an introduction to the PACP, work mechanisms, and the relation between the PACP and the other governmental offices and agencies in regards with the safety and welfare of consumer. 

14/05/2013

Defendant fined RO 1000
Defendant fined RO 1000

A primary court at the Wilayat of Shenass has issued a ruling sentencing a defendant a fine of RO1000, for offering expired goods for sale. The judicial officers of the administration of the Public Authority for Consumer Protection (PACP) in the governorate of Al Batinah North found the defendant offering expired goods for sale, while they were doing regular inspection drives.

13/05/2013

Students of Omar Bin Al Khatab Institute visit PACP
Students of Omar Bin Al Khatab Institute visit PACP

A group of the students of Omar Bun Al Khattab Institute for the Blind gave a visit to the premises of the Public Authority for Consumer Protection (PACP) in Muscat, during which they were briefed on the counterfeit goods and products by Eng. Marim Bint Salim Al Araimyah, the person-in-charge of the Exhibition of Counterfeit Goods.

06/05/2013

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 No one imagined that greed and deviousness would reach such a staggering level that thought exist only in movies and investigative drama shows , yet it became a stark reality when some merchants sought to make a profit on the account of health and safety of the young and adults alike utilizing the God-given intellect that they posses into destruction and evil instead of serving public good , the devious plan used ( Back to school ) season by carving holes inside books and hiding chewing tobacco inside in away from the inspectors notice targeting the younger generation with these destructive materials that effect the health , mind and safety of our kids .
 The Judicial officers noticed that consumers come very frequently to a specific shop during one of the inspection tours which raised their suspicions to strengthening the monitoring and follow up on that matter , students were spotted in the shop as well , the Officers expediently intervened to inspect the shop , the inspection did not reveal anything at first , however , the officers noticed a stack of books and decided to inspect it , surprisingly , they found more than 600 pouches of chewing tobacco on its way to be sold and distributed on consumers and students , the officers immediately issued a violation and referred the case to the General Prosecution to deal with the matter as per the Law


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