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Ministry takes Action against Traders not displaying Price Tags

KUALA LUMPUR, May 28 (Bernama) - The Ministry of Domestic Trade and Consumer Affairs (KPDNHEP) has seized RM5,701 worth of goods and issued compounds of RM4,200 during the first six days of the implementation of Festive Season Price Control Scheme (SKHMP) from May 21 to 26.

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Apparel Company fined RM40,000 for Possession of Imitation Fipper Slippers

KUALA LUMPUR, May 15 (Bernama) - An apparel company was fined RM40,000 by the Sessions Court here today for the possession of 5,556 imitation Fipper slippers.
Date: 15 May 2019; Type: Legal News; Source: Bernama

Yantina v PT Bank Rakyat Indonesia Persero Tbk Kantor Cabang Pembantu Willem Iskandar

Date: 27 August 2018; Court: Supreme Court of Indonesia; Citation: SC No. 752 K/Pdt.Sus-BPSK/2018; Source: Supreme Court of Indonesia

Consumer Protection Law also applies to Public Sector: Official

The public sector as well as the private sector must follow the Consumer Protection Law, according to the Ministry of Commerce’s Consumer Affairs Department.
Date: 14 March 2019; Type: Legal News; Source: Myanmar Times

Drs M Khamdani v PT Asuransi Bina Dana Arta Tbk Cabang Banjarmasin

Date: 19 December 2018; Court: Supreme Court of Indonesia; Citation: SC No. 170 PK/Pdt.Sus-BPSK/2018; Source: Supreme Court of Indonesia

Drs M Khamdani v PT Oto Multiartha

Date: 19 December 2018; Court: Supreme Court of Indonesia; Citation: SC No. 171 PK/Pdt.Sus-BPSK/2018; Source: Supreme Court of Indonesia

Lot Owners in C-5 Expropriation Case must get 'Just Compensation'

MANILA, Feb 28 (PNA) - The Supreme Court (SC) has ordered the government to give 'just compensation' to the owners of a property expropriated more than a decade ago for the construction of the C-5 Northern Link Project, Segment 8.1, from Mindanao Avenue in Quezon City to the North Luzon Expressway, in Valenzuela City.
Date: 28 February 2019; Type: Legal News; Source: Philippine News Agency

Hluttaw passes Amendments to Consumer Law

The Pyidaungsu Hluttaw (Assembly of the Union) approved amendments to the Consumer Protection Law at its session on Tuesday.
Date: 28 February 2019; Type: Legal News; Source: Myanmar Times

Amran Aisen Haour Marbun v PT Bank Mandiri (Persero) Tbk Cabang Sibolga

Date: 28 March 2018; Court: Supreme Court of Indonesia; Citation: SC No. 89 K/Pdt.Sus-BPSK/2018; Source: Supreme Court of Indonesia

PT PLN (Persero) Wilayah Sumatera Barat Area Padang Rayon Kuranji v A H Arsland

Date: 20 September 2018; Court: Supreme Court of Indonesia; Citation: SC No. 797 K/Pdt.Sus-BPSK/2018; Source: Supreme Court of Indonesia

Denny Aris Lubis v PT Bank Tabungan Pensiunan Nasional Tbk Kantor Umk Cabang Tebing Tinggi (Bank BTPN)

Date: 25 October 2018; Court: Supreme Court of Indonesia; Citation: SC No. 934 K/Pdt.Sus-BPSK/2018; Source: Supreme Court of Indonesia

PT Bank Mandiri (Persero) Tbk v M Faisal

Date: 13 November 2018; Court: Supreme Court of Indonesia; Citation: SC No. 997 K/Pdt.Sus-BPSK/2018; Source: Supreme Court of Indonesia

PT U Finance Indonesia v Silvia Rahmi

Date: 08 October 2018; Court: Supreme Court of Indonesia; Citation: SC No. 932 K/Pdt.Sus-BPSK/2018; Source: Supreme Court of Indonesia

Bambang Sujito v PT Bank Danamon Indonesia Tbk

Date: 20 February 2018; Court: Supreme Court of Indonesia; Citation: SC No. 166 K/Pdt.Sus-BPSK/2018; Source: Supreme Court of Indonesia

Sugianto v PT Bank Mandiri (Persero) Tbk

Date: 20 February 2018; Court: Supreme Court of Indonesia; Citation: SC No. 167 K/Pdt.Sus-BPSK/2018; Source: Supreme Court of Indonesia

Ministry takes Action against Traders not displaying Price Tags

KUALA LUMPUR, May 28 (Bernama) - The Ministry of Domestic Trade and Consumer Affairs (KPDNHEP) has seized RM5,701 worth of goods and issued compounds of RM4,200 during the first six days of the implementation of Festive ...

Apparel Company fined RM40,000 for Possession of Imitation Fipper Slippers Tenaga Nasional Berhad v WRP Asia Pacific Sdn Bhd more

Consumer Protection Law also applies to Public Sector: Official

The public sector as well as the private sector must follow the Consumer Protection Law, according to the Ministry of Commerce’s Consumer Affairs Department.

Hluttaw passes Amendments to Consumer Law more

Lot Owners in C-5 Expropriation Case must get 'Just Compensation'

MANILA, Feb 28 (PNA) - The Supreme Court (SC) has ordered the government to give 'just compensation' to the owners of a property expropriated more than a decade ago for the construction of the C-5 Northern Link Project, ...

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Ex-CJ speaks out against Lawyers' Tendency to seek Postponements

KUALA LUMPUR, Jun 16 (Bernama) - Former Chief Justice Tun Zaki Azmi has spoken out against the tendency by certain defence lawyers to seek postponements of cases being heard in court.

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New Competition Commission already under Fire

Myanmar’s professed commitment to competition reform has come under fire after the government packed the new Competition Commission with bureaucrats serving under a minister.

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NA Deputies give Opinions on Revised Labour Code

Hanoi, Jun 12 (VNA) - The revised Labour Code will the focus during the sitting of lawmakers on June 12 in the ongoing 7th session of the 14th National Assembly.

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Ability to pay Taxes Online a Boon for Vietnam’s Import-Export Businesses

Hanoi, Jun 6 (VNS/VNA) - Around 99 percent of import and export tax payments in Ho Chi Minh City are made online, according to the customs department.

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OWWA joins Urban Poor Caravan

MANILA, Jun 8 (PNA) - The Overseas Workers Welfare Administration (OWWA) will be joining the Presidential Commission for the Urban Poor (PCUP) caravan to inform the public of its programs on overseas employment.

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Palace declares June 24 Holiday in Manila

MANILA, Jun 6 (PNA) - Malacañang has declared June 24 as a special, non-working holiday in the City of Manila in celebration of its 448th founding anniversary.

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Legal Profession faces inherent Risks not Exclusive to NUPL

MANILA, Jun6 (PNA) - A state lawyer of the Office of the Solicitor General said Thursday the legal profession faces "inherent risks not exclusive to the National Union of People’s Lawyers (NUPL)".

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DOJ forms Panel to probe Jacky Co Case

MANILA, Jun 6 (PNA) - A prosecution panel has been assigned for the preliminary investigation on the complaints filed against alleged Chinese drug lord Jacky Co and others implicated in the smuggling of PHP1.8 billion worth of illegal drugs into the country.

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Myanmar still short of Judges, says Supreme Court

The number of judges in the country is just two thirds of the number required, according the 2018 annual report of the Union Supreme Court.

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RCI on Judicial Misconduct is what People Want - Dr Mahathir

PUTRAJAYA, Jun 5 (Bernama) - The government agreed to set up a Royal Commission of Inquiry (RCI) on judicial misconduct because this is what the people want, said Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad.

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CJ stresses Importance of beefing up Legal Education

MANILA, Jun 3 (PNA) - Chief Justice Lucas P. Bersamin emphasized the commitment of his administration to leave no stone unturned in reforming the country's legal education system.

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Double Pay for Workers on June 5

MANILA, Jun 3 (PNA) - Private sector workers, who will report to duty on Wednesday, June 5, will be paid twice their regular daily wages, the Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) said Monday.

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Complaints via Whatsapp: RTD issues More than 200 Notices

KUALA LUMPUR, June 3 (Bernama) - More than 200 notices have been issued by the Road Transport Department (RTD) as result of consumer complaints via the Whatsapp application during the three days enforcement operation, in conjunction with Adilfitri, which began on May 29.

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Online Trader benefits from Industrial Revolution 4.0

KOTA BHARU, Jun 2 (Bernama) - The Industry Revolution 4.0, which is occurring all over the world, has given huge benefit to online traders in marketing their products to consumers.

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Vietnam attends ASEAN Plus Three, EAS SOMs

Bangkok, May 30 (VNA) - Deputy Foreign Minister Nguyen Quoc Dung, who is head of the country’s SOM ASEAN, attended the ASEAN Plus Three SOM and East Asia Summit (EAS) SOM, which were held within the framework of the ASEAN Senior Officials' Meeting (SOM) in Bangkok on May 30.

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JBC sets Public Interviews for SC Aspirants

MANILA, May 31 (PNA) - The Judicial and Bar Council (JBC) has released the schedule of the public panel interview of hopefuls vying for a Supreme Court (SC) post, to be vacated by Associate Justice Mariano del Castillo who will compulsorily retire on July 29.

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Mohd Roze Shaari is New Intelligence/Operations Deputy Director

KUALA LUMPUR, June 1 (Bernama) - Bukit Aman's Criminal Investigation Department (CID) has a new Intelligence/Operations deputy director.

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Give Mandatory Counselling, Community Service Sessions to Road Bullies - MCPF

KUALA LUMPUR, May 31 (Bernama) - The Malaysian Crime Prevention Foundation (MCPF) has suggested that compulsory counselling and community service sessions be meted out to individuals detained for dangerous driving and road rage.

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