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PACP seizes more than one million items in first half
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The Public Authority for Consumer Protection (PACP) confiscated and seized a total of 1.122.643 items of a variety of goods and products non-conforming with the specifications and norms specified by The Law of Consumer Protection in the first six months in 2014.

04/08/2014

Local markets under close monitor by PACP during Eid
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The Public Authority for Consumer Protection (PACP) at Al Buraimi Governorate launched intensive inspection drives during Eid Al Fitr holiday to ensure close monitor for all local markets. 

04/08/2014

Violators denounced at Al Dakheliyah
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A primary court at Nizwa issued a judicial ruling against a defendant who violated Article 8 of The Law of Consumer Protection by offering for sale expired goods and products and items with no data labels. He was fined a total of RO 150 for the two charges.


03/08/2014

PACP at Dhofar recalls 16.558 for a consumer
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The Public Authority for Consumer Protection (PACP) at Dhofar has recalled an amount of RO 16.558 for a one consumer who bought a 4X4 car from an auto agency. After a short period of time, the consumer noticed the exhaust leaks into the cabin. Many trials done by the auto agency to overcome the problem have failed. 

03/08/2014

Violator denounced for selling expired goods at Al Batinah North
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A primary court at Al Batinah North issued a judicial ruling for the Directorate General for Consumer Protection against a defendant, who was fined Ro 300, and goods confiscated; for offering for sale expired goods and products, violating the Law of Consumer Protection issued by the Royal decree no 81/2002. 

22/07/2014

Awareness lecture at Barka
Awareness lecture at Barka

The Public Authority for Consumer Protection (PACP) at Barka held an awareness lecture under the title “Consumer Rights and Obligations” at a mosque at Wadi Al Maawil. 

22/07/2014

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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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