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Ufuq development initiative launched in Suhar


The General Directorate of Consumer Protection in Suhar launched the Horizon initiative, which was part of its efforts to encourage initiatives and improve work environment and the process of improvement and renewal.


During the inauguration, Mahmoud bin Saeed Al Mamari, Director of the Studies and Development Department, introduced the initiative, its work mechanism and its objectives. He also explained the organizational structure of the work of this initiative, which includes two main axes: community development and management and innovation axis, which includes innovation, invention and production. He also touched on the work mechanism that will be adopted by the Ufuq team through an integrated plan developed to implement this initiative in the Directorate.


The inauguration included a lecture entitled “Initiatives and their impact on self-development and the development of the work environment”. The lecture dealt with a number of axes, the most important of which are: the importance of initiatives in improving self-development and the development of the work environment and the definition of the initiative and its importance for the individual and society in all aspects of life. The initiatives have repercussions on self-improvement, performance improvement, business development and thus community service.



 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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