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Awareness Programme concludes
Awareness Programme concludes

In line with its efforts to wide-spread awareness among local communities, the administration of the Public Authority for Consumer Protection (PACP) in the Governorate of Al Sharqiah South has concluded an awareness programme for the students of Remal Al Sharqiah Primary School, at Falaj Al Mashayekh, the Wilayat of Jaalan Bani Bu Hassan. 

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02/24/2013



Training programme concludes
Training programme concludes

The Public Authority for Consumer Protection (PACP) concluded the training programme held for the directors of the PACP’s administrations in the governorates of the Sultanate. HE Dr. Saied bin Khamees Al Kaabi, the Chairman of PACP presented certificates of appreciation to the participants.

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02/20/2013



250 reports to PACP’s Al Dakhiliah administration
250 reports to PACP’s Al Dakhiliah administration

The total number of complaints and tips reported and submitted to the administration of the Public Authority for Consumer Protection in the Governorate of Al Dakhiliah during January, 2012 raised to 250.

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02/18/2013



7 rulings for PACP
7 rulings for PACP

A primary court at the Wilayat of Nizwa has issued a number of rulings in cases referred by the administration of the Public Authority for Consumer Protection (PACP) in the Governorate of Al Dakhilyah, against accused who are working for commercial establishments, an auto agency, and a recruitment office, for violating the Consumer Protection Law No. 81/2002. The total fines ruled by the court are RO 1800. 

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02/17/2013



PACP's Prices Monitor Gears Up
PACP's Prices Monitor Gears Up

Building on its effort to provide consumers and traders with an advanced level of services; and in line with the recommendations calling for applying E-Systems in all works, the Public Authority for Consumer Protection (PACP) launched a training programme on inputting price data into the Price Monitor System project. 

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02/17/2013



1897 packs of expired drugs seized at Muttrah
1897 packs of expired drugs seized at Muttrah

In line with its efforts to monitor and control local markets to provide more protect and welfare to consumer, the Public Authority for Consumer Protection (PACP) has seized 1897 packs of expired drugs. The confiscated medicine has been unearthed at a store of a supplier pharmacy at Muttrah. 

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02/12/2013



PACP seizes 689 packs of macaroni offered for sale fraudulently
PACP seizes 689 packs of macaroni offered for sale fraudulently

Based on a complaint submitted by a customer, judicial seizing officials at the administration of the Public authority for Consumer Protection (PACP) in the Governorate of Al Dhahera have seized 689 packs of macaroni offered for sale in a store in a way that implies cheating; so that the consumer cannot discover the fraud.    

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02/11/2013



Intensive drive on beauty salons
Intensive drive on beauty salons

In line with its efforts done to provide welfare and protection to consumer, the administration of the Public Authority for Consumer Protection (PACP) in the Governorate of Al Sharqiyah North has launched recently an intensive drive, targeting beauty salons and centers in the different Wilayats of the governorate.  

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02/09/2013



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CONSUMER LINE

 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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