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85 companies take part in Seasonal Dates Market

85 companies take part in Seasonal Dates Market

HE the Minister of Economy and Commerce thanked the participants in the market, stressing that the event is in line with the Ministry’s efforts to support Qatar in its journey towards achieving self-sufficiency across all sectors, particularly in food.

MEC warns against misuse of slogans, symbols

MEC warns against misuse of slogans, symbols

The Ministry of Economy and Commerce said it has issued a circular on the commercial use of symbols and public titles in the State.

MEC recalls Jaguars

MEC recalls Jaguars

The Ministry of Economy and Commerce (MEC), in collaboration with Alfardan Premier Motors, has announced the recall of Jaguar XF, XE, XJ and F-PACE models of 2016-2018 because the virtual display instrument cluster has been going blank intermittently.

Shop Qatar: MEC intensifies inspection in malls

Shop Qatar: MEC intensifies inspection in malls

The Ministry of Economy and Commerce (MEC) has intensified inspection campaigns targeting malls amid the launch of the second edition of the Shop Qatar festival, it was announced on Sunday.

Economy minister opens ‘Expo Turkey by Qatar 2018’

Economy minister opens ‘Expo Turkey by Qatar 2018’

HE the Minister of Economy and Commerce Sheikh Ahmed bin Jassim bin Mohamed al-Thani led the ribbon-cutting ceremony with Turkey’s Minister of Customs and Trade Bulent Tufenkci during the inauguration ceremony.

MEC recalls Victoria’s Secret liquid glitter iPhone cases

MEC recalls Victoria’s Secret liquid glitter iPhone cases

The Ministry of Economy and Commerce (MEC), in collaboration with Dareen International Co Qatar, has announced the recall of Victoria's Secret liquid glitter iPhone cases ...

MEC closes shopping centre for selling counterfeit products

MEC closes shopping centre for selling counterfeit products

The Ministry of Economy and Commerce (MEC) has closed a shopping centre in the Industrial Area for a month for selling counterfeit beauty products.

Company shut for selling fake fire extinguishers

Company shut for selling fake fire extinguishers

As many as 2,749 and 2,256 counterfeit fire extinguishers were seized at the company’s headquarters and warehouse, respectively.

MEC carries out surprise inspection of retail outlets

MEC carries out surprise inspection of retail outlets

The Ministry of Economy and Commerce (MEC) has carried out a surprise inspection campaign targeting a number of retail outlets across Qatar in a bid to monitor the compliance of suppliers (retail outlets) with their obligations under law No 8 of 2008 on Consumer Protection.

MEC books company for selling fake spare parts

MEC books company for selling fake spare parts

The campaign comes within the framework of the MEC’s efforts to monitor markets and economic activity across the country in accordance with laws and regulations related to consumer protection.

Qatar intensifies efforts to promote national products

Qatar intensifies efforts to promote national products

The initiative aims to support local startups and entrepreneurs in marketing their products and provides them with easy access to consumers, which contributes to the growth of their companies.

Ministry penalises eight car repair workshops

Ministry penalises eight car repair workshops

The inspection campaign comes within the framework of the MEC’s efforts to monitor markets and commercial activities, crack down on price manipulation and uncover violations in a bid to protect consumer rights.