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Judicial rulings against violators at Al Buraimi
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A primary court at Al Buraimi issued judicial rulings against violators in four cases referred by the Public Authority for Consumer Protection (PACP). The total amount of fines ordered by the court amounted to RO 1000. 

28/05/2014

PACP launches e-portal for recall campaigns and warnings
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The Public Authority for Consumer Protection (PACP) is set to launch a first of its kind website dedicated to recall campaigns and warnings. The new e-portal will provide briefs on the latest worldwide product and goods recall campaigns, as well the latest warnings issued against particular goods and products. 

28/05/2014

PACP at Al Dhaherah holds field visits to tires shops and agencies
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The Public Authority for Consumer Protection (PACP) at Al Dhaherah launched a set of campaigns and field visits to the shops and agencies selling tries to explain for traders, suppliers and sellers the right mechanisms to apply decision no. 246/2014 on regulating promoting and sale of new and used tires; in line with the efforts done by PACP to raise awareness among traders and suppliers and make sure all regulations and decisions are in place. 

27/05/2014

Two workshops using used wood for manufacturing furniture seized at Al Rustaq
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Inspection team at the Public Authority for Consumer Protection (PACP) at Al Rustaq seized two big carpentries using prohibited materials in manufacturing furniture and furniture accessories. 

22/05/2014

Vendors selling chewed tobacoo at Musandam caught
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The Public Authority for Consumer Protection (PACP) at Musandam seized a group of vendors violating The Law of Consumer Protection by offering for sale chewed tobacoo.


22/05/2014

PACP at Al Sharqiyah North holds a workshop on administrative leadership
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The Public Authority for Consumer Protection (PACP) at Al Sharqiyah North held a seminar where Hamad bin Salim Al Harthi, the Acting General Manager of Oman Development Bank was the chief guest…
22/05/2014

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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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