Kumar: We protect rights of consumers

Update: 3:03PM THE chief executive officer of the Consumer Council of Fiji, Premila Kumar, today made a presentation to the Standing Committee on Social Affairs to answer questions raised by the Committee in respect of the council’s 2014 annual report.

In introducing the functions and roles of the CCF, she said those were in line with the Service Agreement signed with the Ministry of Industry Trade and Tourism.

“We protect the rights and interests of consumers by empowering them on their rights and responsibilities, identifying unfair trade practices, and articulating policy issues that has adverse effect on consumers,” Ms Kumar said.

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