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Training Workshop on Misleading Advertising concludes
Training Workshop on Misleading Advertising concludes

In line with its efforts to raise and upgrade the skills and knowledge of the employees, the administration of the Public Authority for Consumer Protection (PACP) in the governorate of Al Dhahera, in cooperation with a specialized company, has organized a workshop on counterfeited goods and misleading advertising. 

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04/11/2013



654701 goods and products seized in March 2013
654701 goods and products seized in March 2013

The judicial officers of the Public Authority for Consumer Protection (PACP) have seized 654,701 goods and products non-confirming with standard specification and violating laws and regulations, during March 2013 in all the governorate of the Sultanate. The violations ranged from expired goods and products, using of faked expiry dates and lacking of label cards. 

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04/10/2013



1200 kilograms of chewed tobacco seized
1200 kilograms of chewed tobacco seized

The administration of the Public Authority for Consumer Protection (PACP) in the Governorate of Al Buraimi, in cooperation with ROP and the Public Prosecution, raided on a home to find 1250 kilograms of chewed tobacco. 

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04/08/2013



Training workshop at Batinah North
Training workshop at Batinah North

The administration of the Public Authority for Consumer Protection (PACP) in the Governorate of Al Batinah North held a training workshop at its premises. The workshop that was titled” How to Make Success”, aimed to develop and upgrade work mechanisms and promote staff to achieve an excellent performance and high-quality services, according to specified standards. 

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04/08/2013



27 awareness events, drives and activities held
27 awareness events, drives and activities held

In line with its efforts to deliver the Public Authority for Consumer Protection’s message to all the members of local communities, the administration of the Public Authority for Consumer Protection (PACP) in the Governorate of Al Dahkliah held and participated in a number of awareness drives, events and activities during March 2013. 

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04/07/2013



School students paid a visit to Consumer Protection in Musandam
School students paid a visit to Consumer Protection in Musandam

A group of students from Amenah Bint Wahb paid to the administration of the Public Authority for Consumer Protection (PACP) in the Governorate of Musandam.

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04/02/2013



Awareness programme gains momentum
Awareness programme gains momentum

The Administration of the Public Authority for Consumer Protection (PACP) in the Governorate of Al Dakhliyah has held a number of awareness lectures and original and counterfeited goods exhibitions, in line with the efforts paid by the administration to wide-spread culture of consumer’s rights and obligations among students. 

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04/01/2013



Board of Directors meting
Board of Directors meting

The Board of Directors of the Public Authority for Consumer Protection (PACP) held its first meeting for the year 2013. The meeting was chaired by HE Dr. Saied Al Kaabi, Chairman of PACP. 

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03/31/2013



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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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