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Training program for monitoring governmental establishments in Sohar


The General Directorate of Consumer Protection in Al Batinah North Governorate recently organized a training program for a number of its employees, entitled "Internal Audit and Control of Government Facilities", at Sohar Beach Hotel, which aims at identifying the role of internal control in controlling financial performance, generally in government units, through compliance with financial laws and regulations that regulate and control financial and accounting procedures.


The program was presented by the training expert Abdul Nasser Bin Ibrahim Al Sayegh, in which he addressed a number of axes, including the definition of internal audit and its historical development, the ethics principles of internal audit profession, the concept of internal control, its importance and objectives, developments in concepts related to it, and the general and detailed internal control standards, scientific and applied frameworks related to financial auditing and control of financial activities, types and mechanisms, and how to detect financial violations that occur as a result of the nature of financial activities, and not because of deliberate risks, and how to design auditing program based on the risk that may occur on financial behavior.


It is worth mentioning that this program comes within a series of training programs and courses carried out by the Authority in its various directorates and departments for its employees in various fields that will contribute to the improvement of their performance and their work according to the highest standards.


 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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