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In order to raise consumers awareness of the control aspect: Launch of (protection of consumers economically and legally) this Tuesday
In order to raise consumers awareness of the control aspect: Launch of (protection of consumers economically and lega...
This Tuesday a workshop titled (protection of consumers economically and legally) in
the Governorate of Dhofar
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08/28/2017



Consumer Protection in Masirah participates in (Your food is a trust) campaign
Consumer Protection in Masirah participates in (Your food is a trust) campaign
The Consumer Protection Department in Al-Sharqiyah Governorate as represented by Masirah office has participated recently in a joint inspection campaign as a part of a food control campaign titled (Your food is a trust).
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08/24/2017



Dhofar: Consumer Protection participates in Youth Clubs summer camp activities for female advisors
Dhofar: Consumer Protection participates in Youth Clubs summer camp activities for female advisors
The Consumer Protection Department in Dhofar has recently participated in the Youth Clubs summer camp activities in Salalah which was organized by the Ministry of Sports Affairs as a part of the exerted efforts by PACP to spread safe consumer culture among the various segments of the community.
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08/24/2017



Muscat: A verdict and fine against a worker for selling commodities that do not comply with the standards and specifications
 Muscat: A verdict and fine against a worker for selling commodities that do not comply with the standards and specif...
 The Primary Court in Muscat has recently pronounced a verdict of one-week jailtime and a fine against an accused in the misdemeanor of selling cigarettes that do not comply with the standards and specifications, the court also ruled to seize the cigarettes prior to disposal.
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08/22/2017



Muscat: More than OMR 2,000 in fine verdicts against the violators of the Consumer Protection Law
 Muscat: More than OMR 2,000 in fine verdicts against the violators of the Consumer Protection Law
The Primary Court in Muscat has recently pronounced a verdict of jailtime and fines against an accused in two misdemeanors: dealing in spoilt commodities and not providing pricing information of the commodity to the consumers, in violation of the Consumer Protection Law as promulgated by Royal Decree No. 66/2014.
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08/22/2017



PACP counterfeit commodities exhibition receives students from (My summer: preservation and prevention) to identify counterfeit and adulterated commodities
PACP counterfeit commodities exhibition receives students from (My summer: preservation and prevention) to identify c...
PACP counterfeit commodities exhibition has recently received more than 50 female students from (My summer: preservation and prevention) Summer Center, to identify counterfeit commodities and the hazards of using such commodities to the members of the community in addition to the differentiation mechanism between authentic and counterfeit commodities.
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08/22/2017



Muscat: verdicts of jailtime against violators of the Consumer Protection Law
Muscat: verdicts of jailtime against violators of the Consumer Protection Law
The Primary court in Muscat pronounced a conviction verdict in the misdemeanor of trading in a commodity that is unauthorized to be traded against an accused in jail time and a financial fine.
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08/21/2017



Sohar: Awareness lecture regarding the hazards of re-using vegetable frying oils
Sohar: Awareness lecture regarding the hazards of re-using vegetable frying oils
The Directorate General of Consumer Protection in Al-Batina North has recently organized an awareness lecture regarding poisoning hazards resulting from re-using vegetable frying oils. The lecture targeted the employees in the directorate to raise their awareness regarding re-using oils to protect their safety.
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08/21/2017



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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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