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Barka: in sync with the back-to-school season; Consumer Protection intensifies inspection campaigns on the markets
Barka: in sync with the back-to-school season; Consumer Protection intensifies inspection campaigns on the markets

Consumer Protection Department in Barka has stepped up its inspection campaigns of commercial markets during these days, before the students go back to school to ensure that there is no exploitation by the suppliers, due to the increased purchase of commodities, and that the prices will not be raised especially in the commodities needed for school, and in order to make sure that the supplies are available in the markers.

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09/02/2018



(Marital Guidance): An awareness lecture for PACP employees in cooperation with Ministry of Social Development
(Marital Guidance): An awareness lecture for PACP employees in cooperation with Ministry of Social Development

PACPHQ in Muscat and the Directorate General of Consumer Protection in Al-Batinah North Governorate, in cooperation with Marital Guidance Program (Tamasuk) by Ministry of Social Development, presented two lectures on marital guidance for the employees about the national marital guidance (Family cohesion), with the aim to develop their knowledge of marital life, spouse choice, proper family budget planning and its impact on family cohesion.

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08/30/2018



Recall of more than 100 Jeep Cherokee cars, for an electronic control unit defect of the cruise control
Recall of more than 100 Jeep Cherokee cars, for an electronic control unit defect of the cruise control

PACP, in collaboration with Dhofar Automotive launched a recall for 107 Jeep Cherokee KL (2014-2018) with VINs 1C4PJMBS0EW235858-1C4PJMDS6EW186940...

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08/30/2018



Al-Rustaq: completion of “We reach you wherever you are”
Al-Rustaq: completion of “We reach you wherever you are”


The Consumer Protection Department in Al-Batinah South Governorate completed the awareness plan to spread safe consumer culture, in the mountainous areas and wadis in Al-Awabi and Al-Rustaq wilayats, in the department initiative entitled “We reach you wherever you are”.
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08/06/2018



Joint inspection campaign by Consumer Protection and Municipality of Al-Mazyona
Joint inspection campaign by Consumer Protection and Municipality of Al-Mazyona

The Consumer Protection Department in Dhofar Governorate as represented by Market Organizing and Control Sector has participated recently in a joint inspection campaign with Municipality of Al-Mazyona.
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08/06/2018



In cooperation with Khasab Municipality: Consumer Protection continues control and awareness campaigns.
In cooperation with Khasab Municipality: Consumer Protection continues control and awareness campaigns.
The Consumer Protection Department in Khasab has recently conducted an inspection/awareness campaign in cooperation with the Municipality of Khasab
 
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08/06/2018



Porsche Cayenne 2018 & 2019 recall in cooperation with SATA
 Porsche Cayenne 2018 & 2019 recall in cooperation with SATA

PACP, in cooperation with SATA launched a recall of 24 Porsche Cayenne (2018 - 2019) cars
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08/05/2018



Consumer Protection seizes 12399 commodities for violation
Consumer Protection seizes 12399 commodities for violation
PACP, as represented by PACPHQ, conducted 7877 inspections during the first half of 2018 according to the statistical indexes report issued by the Market Regulation and Control Department, PACP imposed administrative fines totaled 52590 based on the inspections.

 
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08/05/2018



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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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