Bam: Consumer Act amendments to give DTI more teeth, cover ICT

In a move to give the Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) more teeth against erring businesses and enhance consumer protection, Sen. Bam Aquino has filed a measure amending the 24-year-old Consumer Act of the Philippines.   “In order to build stronger commercial systems and maintain thriving markets,
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Sufficient Change for Consumers has Come

Consumers can better demand for sufficient change from establishments now that Republic Act 10909 or the No Shortchanging Act lapsed into law last July 21, according to Sen. Bam Aquino.   Sen. Bam sponsored the measure penalizing establishments that shortchange consumers in the 16th Congress, during his
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