UAE To Lower Costs Of Food Items During Month Of Ramazan
Muhammad Irfan 6 days ago Mon 05th April 2021 | 05:40 PM
ISLAMABAD, (UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News - 5th Apr, 2021 ) :Stores across the UAE will offer 25 to 75 percent discounts on 30,000 food items including rice, meat and sugar during the month of Ramadan.
The ministry's officials had met with traders and warned them against the increase in prices, Director of the Competition and Consumer Protection Department at the Ministry of Economy Marwan Al-Sboosi said.
Multiple initiatives on consumer protection have also been reviewed, Sboosi said.
The average daily import of vegetables and fruits during the Ramazan season is about 17,000 tons in Dubai and 5,000 tons in Abu Dhabi, while the total volume of the currently available stock is approximately 130 thousand tons.