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Vehicle replaced for a consumer
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A primary court at Nizwa issued a judicial ruling against a defendant for breaking The Law of Consumer Protection, issued by the Royal Decree No81/2002. 

12/08/2014

Asian Expat denounced for Selling Tobacco
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A primary court at Masirah issued a judicial ruling against an Asian expat who violated The Law of Consumer Protection by importing, marketing and selling chewed tobacco

11/08/2014

PACP launches mobile exhibition at Salalah Tourism festival
 PACP launches mobile exhibition at Salalah Tourism festival

The Public Authority for Consumer Protection (PACP) launched a mobile exhibition for awareness at Salalah Tourism Festival. Inaugurated at the entertainment center, affiliated to Dhofar municipality, the mobile awareness exhibition showcases samples of expired goods and products that have been withdrawn by PACP from local markets; original and counterfeited goods and products and how to recognize the slight differences.   

10/08/2014

PACP at Al Sharqiyah North holds settlement in favor of consumer
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The Public Authority for Consumer Protection (PACP) at Al Sharqiyah North made a settlement between a consumer and an auto agency; in line with the efforts done by PACP to resolve complaints informally. 

07/08/2014

Expat violators seized at Al Buraimi
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The Public Authority for Consumer Protection (PACP) at Al Buraimi seized a group of expats manufacturing chewed tobacco at a private accommodation. The raid was launched by officials after being certain that the earlier reports and tips reported to PACP are true. 

07/08/2014

PACP holds Board of Directors meeting, cornerstones reviewed
 PACP holds Board of Directors meeting, cornerstones reviewed

The Board of Directors of the Public Authority for Consumer Protection (PACP) held its second meeting in 2014. Presided over by HE Dr Said Al Kaabi Chairman of PACP, the meeting reviewed the cornerstones and efforts done by PACP to extend its umbrella to cover consumer in all regions and governorates of Oman. 

07/08/2014

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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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