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1,416 new companies registered in Qatar in August: MEC

1,416 new companies registered in Qatar in August: MEC

As many as 1,416 new companies were registered in Qatar in August, the Ministry of Economy and Commerce (MEC) said in a report Sunday.

Registration to participate in camping market starts Thursday

Registration to participate in camping market starts Thursday

The Ministry of Economy and Commerce (MEC) has announced that registration for participation in the second seasonal market for camping will begin Thursday.

Shop penalised for selling fake sports clothing

Shop penalised for selling fake sports clothing

The Ministry of Economy and Commerce (MEC) has penalised a shop in Al Rayyan Al Jadeed over the display and sale of counterfeit sports clothing bearing international trademarks.

MEC inspection campaign targets gold, jewellery shops

MEC inspection campaign targets gold, jewellery shops

An inspection campaign conducted by the Ministry of Economy and Commerce (MEC) resulted in a crackdown on a number of gold shops in Souq Al Ghanim for failing to comply with regulations, it was announced Sunday.

Ministry closes shop for selling counterfeit goods

Ministry closes shop for selling counterfeit goods

The Ministry of Economy and Commerce (MEC) has announced the closure of a retail outlet located in Ain Khaled for one month for displaying and selling counterfeit women's accessories bearing international trademarks.

MEC inspection at sponge factories uncovers violations

MEC inspection at sponge factories uncovers violations

The Ministry of Economy and Commerce (MEC) has launched a surprise inspection campaign targeting factories in the Industrial Area specialising in the production of sponges and mattresses.

MEC shuts down outlet for selling fake sports items

MEC shuts down outlet for selling fake sports items

The Ministry of Economy and Commerce (MEC) has announced one-month closure of a retail outlet located on Al Matar Street for displaying and selling counterfeit sports products bearing international trademarks.

MEC campaigns to spread intellectual property culture

MEC campaigns to spread intellectual property culture

The Ministry of Economy and Commerce (MEC) has organised a series of awareness campaigns in youth and cultural centres with the aim of spreading the intellectual property culture among the centre's members and enhancing its concept.

MEC penalises shops in Aziziya

MEC penalises shops in Aziziya

An inspection campaign carried out by the Ministry of Economy and Commerce (MEC) on shops in Al Aziziya has resulted in the imposition of nine fines for different violations.

Ministry detects 30 violations of consumer protection law

Ministry detects 30 violations of consumer protection law

Inspection campaigns carried out by the Ministry of Economy and Commerce (MEC) in June resulted in the detection of 30 violations, it was announced Tuesday.

MEC announces recall of Apple 13-inch MacBook Pro (non-Touch Bar)

MEC announces recall of Apple 13-inch MacBook Pro (non-Touch Bar)

The Ministry of Economy and Commerce (MEC), in collaboration with Ali Bin Ali, dealer of Apple in Qatar, has announced the recall of a number of Apple 13-inch MacBook Pro (non-Touch Bar) because a component may fail causing the built-in battery to expand.

MEC notifies shops over status of licences and records

MEC notifies shops over status of licences and records

The Ministry of Economy and Commerce (MEC) has notified 19 shops to modify their status in the commercial licenses and records, during a surprise inspection campaign carried out on several shops in a shopping mall in Muraikh area.