consumer affairs bureau

consumer affairs bureau

a bureau conducted by government services to inquire into complaints about prices charged and quality of goods. Usually intended to deal with matters of trade but tend to invade professional territories, including veterinary practice.
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The agreement was signed by the Head of Quarantine, Department of Animal Resources at the Ministry of Municipality & Environment Hussain Jibril al Yahri, and Director, Animal Health Division of the Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry & Fishery (MAFF), Food Safety & Consumer Affairs Bureau, Norio Kumagai.
Security Guards shall be licensed by the State Department of Consumer Affairs Bureau of Collective and Investigative Services.
The awards are for Excellent Service and Effective Collaboration with the Consumer Affairs Bureau to Ensure Access to Customer Care Helpline, and for Regular Attendance and Effective Participation at all NCC outreach programmes.
The log sweep degree was calculated by Equations 1 and 2 (the latter for a log with double sweep) based on the Japanese Agricultural Standard (Food Safety and Consumer Affairs Bureau 1996):
Write to the California Department of Consumer Affairs Bureau of Automotive Repair, 10240 Systems Parkway, Sacramento, CA 95827.
Trade Representative Chief Agricultural Negotiator; and Hiroyuki Kobayashi, Director General, Food Safety and Consumer Affairs Bureau.
Masanori Sato, director general of the ministry's Food Safety and Consumer Affairs Bureau, will assume the post to be vacated by Okajima, it said.
Presenting the report to Katsuhiro Machida, director general of the ministry's Food Safety and Consumer Affairs Bureau, Fujiya President Sakurai said the company will do its utmost to ''prevent a recurrence of the same mistake.
The case came to light after the police received requests from other shop owners in the area to clamp down on the malicious sales tactics, and a consumer affairs bureau received complaints from women about not getting jobs as models after buying the jewelry.
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