Dubai to protect customers from livestock price manipulation during Eid Al Adha

| 2151 | :   Twitter |   LinkedIn

Dubai officials have started an inspection campaign in the livestock market in Al Qusais to protect consumers from exploitation and price manipulation in view of Eid Al Adha, when demand usually increases.

Dubai to protect customers from livestock price manipulation during Eid Al Adha

This year, the annual Muslim festival following the Haj pilgrimage will occur around July 31, depending of the sighting of the crescent moon then.

The Commercial Compliance & Consumer Protection (CCCP) sector in Dubai Economy has started the inspection campaign ahead of the festival.

Ahmad Al Zaabi, Director, Consumer Protection, Dubai Economy, said,

“We started with compliance and awareness campaigns for the livestock market to ensure the application of sound practices, in line with the Consumer Protection Law, such as clearly displaying prices, not using the high demand as an excuse to exaggerate prices, and ensuring the absence of any other negative practices that may harm consumers.”

Al Zaabi called on livestock traders to adhere to the Consumer Protection Law by issuing purchase invoices to consumers, clearly detailing product and price details, and displaying livestock prices in a visible and legible way.

Al Zaabi said,

“At Dubai Economy, we welcome consumer communication, complaints, and enquiries through the Dubai Consumer app available on the Apple, Google, and Huawei stores, on the website, or through the call centre number 600 54 5555. Complaints about price increases should be submitted on the portal.”

| 4574 | :   Twitter |   LinkedIn

Source : Mena FN | Photocredit : Google

Follow Dubai Today

Subscribe Now

Enter your email address:

Related News

UAE energy minister hails ‘courageous decision’ to extend production cuts

UAE energy minister Suhail Al Mazrouei has hailed the “courageous decision” of OPEC+ alliance members to extend production cuts to the end of July. During a videoconference meeting, OPEC+…

OPEC+ to discuss extending cuts as meeting set to be held sooner than planned

OPEC+ will discuss a short extension of their production cuts at a meeting that looks set to be held sooner than planned. The virtual gathering will focus on…

Brent oil rises past $40 as OPEC+ cut extension looks likely

Brent oil rose above $40 a barrel for the first time in almost three months on signs that OPEC+ producers are close to agreeing on a short extension…

Dubai Today Wiki

Popular Videos