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Recovery of more than OMR 15,000 for defects in new vehicle
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Recently Consumer Protection recovered more than OMR 15,000 for a consumer as a result of defects in a new car she bought it from a car dealer.

18/12/2016

Consumer Protection Dhofar recovers OMR 65,000 for consumers
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Consumer Protection Dhofar recently reached several amicable settlements between a group of consumers and car dealers, and it was agreed to return the OMR 65,000 paid by the consumers.

15/12/2016

Establishment Consumer Protection launches Chevrolet Recall Campaign
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Consumer Protection, in cooperation with Oman Trading Establishment (OTE), recently launched a campaign to recall 99 Trailblazer and Colorado Chevrolet cars.
15/12/2016

Consumer Protection recovers approx. OMR 18,000
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Within its efforts to solve the complaints and reports received from the consumers in an amicable way, Consumer Protection managed to conclude an amicable settlement between a car agency and a consumer and recover OMR 17,700 to the consumer based on some defects in a new car.

 
14/12/2016

Consumer Protection Sohar meets with the tires suppliers and distributers in Al Batina North Governorate
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Consumer Protection Sohar recently organized an expanded meeting with tire suppliers and distributers in the Governorate of Al Batina North. The meeting was organized in its offices and aimed to introduce the participants to the bylaws regulating this sector, and background on the decision No: 257/2015 prohibiting used tires.
14/12/2016

To disseminate its awareness message Consumer Protection participates in the health week at Tarbiya Fikriya School
To disseminate its awareness message Consumer Protection participates in the health week at Tarbiya Fikriya School
Consumer Protection recently participated in the Health Week events organized by Tarbiya Fikriya School, titles “My Smile … My Health”, to introduce the students to its role in protecting the markets and consumers, and educate them in the safe consumption culture by presenting the information that are suitable for their mental abilities.
12/12/2016

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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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