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Consumer Law in Braille
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HE Shiekh Muhammed bin Said Al kalbani, Minister of Social Development, inaugurated, on Wednesday 12 March 2014, a Braille version of The Consumer Protection Law and the Regulations, at the Premises of the Public Authority for Consumer Protection (PACP)…

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03/12/2014



Recalling Lexus RX350
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in line with the efforts done by the Public Authority for Consumer Protection (PACP) for having regular and continued follow up and review of all products in local markets, to provide consumer with more safety and welfare, the PACP launched, in cooperation with Saud Bahwan Group, a campaign, for recalling Lexus RX350.  


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03/12/2014



Beauty salon sells aphrodisiacs
Beauty salon sells aphrodisiacs

The Administration of the Public Authority for Consumer Protection (PACP) in Al Sharqiyah North raided on a beauty salon offering prohibited aphrodisiacs for sale.
The officials put the beauty salon under close monitor and follow up; to be sure afterwards that the employees there use their profession in promoting aphrodisiacs for customers. 

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03/12/2014



Violators fined RO4700
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A primary court at Al Mesinaa issued a ruling against Asian people accused of selling expired goods and products; violating Article A/2 of the Regulations of the Law of Consumer Protection. Each defendant was fined RO500; goods were confiscated.


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03/10/2014



PACP takes part in Gulf Traffic Week
 PACP takes part in Gulf Traffic Week
the Administration of the Public Authority for Consumer Protection (PACP) at Al Batinah North took part in Gulf Traffic Week 2014, which is marked by GCC in 9-12 March. 
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03/10/2014



PACP concludes GWCP
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The Public Authority for Consumer Protection (PACP) concluded the events under the Gulf Week for Consumer Protection (GWCP) in which a number of GCC delegations participated. The events included a variety of awareness lectures, exhibitions, field visits and campaigns. All the events attracted a big turn out from all categories of society; woman, expats, students and elderlies. 

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03/09/2014



Wali of Deba launchs Consumer Protection Exhibition
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celebrating the Gulf Week for Consumer Protection (GWCP), HE Shiekh HAMAD bin Khalefah Al Ibri Wali of Deba, launched the Consumer Protection Exhibition held by the Consumer Protection Office at Deba; with the attendance of a large number of high level officials.   

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03/09/2014



PACP at Dhofar marks GWCP
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In coordination with the Directorate General of Education in Dhofar, the Administration of the Public Authority for Consumer Protection in the Governorate of Dhofar launched a series of events in line with the celebrations of the Gulf Week for Consumer Protection (GWCP). The events included a workshop on the mechanisms followed for detecting the counterfeited goods; student training on price check machines, in order to assert the role played by the students to support local communities.

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03/09/2014



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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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