Businesses urged not to engage in unfair trade practices

Consumers are urged to use toll free number 1214 should unfair trade practices occur While shops and businesses have been allowed for operation in their respective zones amidst the second nationwide lockdown, the Office of the Consumer Protection (OCP) has urged the business entities in the country to strictly refrain from engaging in unfair trade […]

Rise in food prices highest this July in five years

Food prices increased by 14.91% The cost of food among others continues to rise exponentially going by the figures available with the National Statistics Bureau (NSB). The month of July this year recorded the highest year-on-year increase in the inflation rate over the past five years at 7.56% compared to the same month last year […]