Consumer Protection Agency

Egyptian government denies reports on hike in rice prices

Fri, 12 Jun 2020 - 02:09 GMT

The Cabinet media center denied reports purporting a planned increase in rice prices in the markets in the coming period due to supply shortage.

Sisi endorses Consumer Protection Law

Sat, 29 Sep 2018 - 01:45 GMT

The law guarantees the consumer’s right of a refund within 14 days of purchasing date when returning a product.

What you need to know about consumer protection law Sisi ratified

Tue, 18 Sep 2018 - 08:52 GMT

The law prohibits carrying out practices that violate the basic rights of consumers, including the right to get products that are not harmful for their health.

Head of Consumer Protection Agency Atef Yacoub awarded at bt100

Wed, 21 Feb 2018 - 03:18 GMT

In the glamorous bt100 Awards ceremony organized by Business Today magazine, Head of the Consumer Protection Agency Atef Yacoub was awarded for his contribution to the growth of the Egyptian economy.

474 retailers infringe on regulations for promotional season

Sun, 10 Sep 2017 - 02:35 GMT

The 474 infringements occurred mainly in the form of market manipulation.

Egypt tightens measures on manipulations of bills of sale

Tue, 05 Sep 2017 - 11:43 GMT

A number of 19 companies operating in the automotive market were referred to the tax evasion unit, CPA head said.

Egypt to launch consumer protection agency for tourists

Mon, 22 May 2017 - 05:00 GMT

The Consumer Protection Agency (CPA) is set to launch a new administration specifically targeting tourist consumers.

Fixed pricing not scheduled as Egypt follows free market rules: Supply Minister

Wed, 26 Apr 2017 - 10:41 GMT

Fixed pricing is not economically convenient for Egypt right now as the state applies the rules of the free market economy, Minister of Supply Aly Meselhi said Monday in a press conference in Beni Suef, South of Cairo

Egyptian retailers offer promotions after EGP appreciation

Tue, 21 Feb 2017 - 01:48 GMT

Retailers in Egypt will address the recent appreciation of the Egyptian Pound via promotions on goods currently in stock