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  • 29/03/2020

    The commencement of operating for 24 hours a day for food outlets and pharmacies in Ajman

    The Department of Economic Development in Ajman has begun to follow up the implementation of the decision of working around the clock effective from today until further later notice for the foodstuffs sale outlets including cooperative societies, groceries, and supermarkets, and for pharmacies as well, in order to meet the needs of consumers under the current circumstances, and to prevent overcrowding and reduce gathering, in addition to conducting field visits and inspection campaigns to ensure that the shopping malls, trade centers and markets operating in the UAE adhere to the decision of the temporarily closure, except for foodstuff outlets and pharmacies located therein, for an extendable term of two weeks. In order to avoid assembling and infection transmission, these decisions come in line with the precautionary and preventive measures taken by the government to reduce the spread of the Corona virus "Covid 19", and to maintain the health and safety of society.

  • 25/03/2020

    DED-Ajman issues Awareness Leaflets to Consumers

    Due to the current situation, DED-Ajman seeks to intensify its consumer awareness campaigns that aim to protect and assure consumers. To this effect, several sensitization messages containing tips and warnings have been issued by the DED with a view to mitigating the spread and transmission of disease, including, to choose the right time to do shopping outside the crowded hours, to wear gloves while using shopping trolleys, to buy the necessary goods and keep bills, not to rush into purchasing decision and compare goods in terms of quality and prices, not to shop with children and to use hand sanitizers after finishing shopping. DED urged consumers to diminish the number of visits to supermarkets and cooperatives and use online markets and home delivery service to avoid swarms and crowds. In this respect, DED assures the public about the availability of consumer goods in the emirate and calls upon them not to fear of stock shortage and to observe the directions of Government which consider their safety and security as one of its priorities.

  • 23/03/2020

    Concerned with the protection of the health and safety of the emirate’s people, employees

    Concerned with the protection of the health and safety of the emirate’s people, employees, residents and visitors, as part of the series of preventive measures taken by the UAE Government against COVID 19, and pursuant to DED-Ajman Circular No. (5) of 2020, the Government of Ajman and its leaders resolve

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Dear consumer, Kindly be aware that the federal law No. 24 of year 2006 is the legal reference for your protection and as far as you are aware and knowledgeable of your rights and obligations we will be able to mitigate and reduce the negative phenomena that violate your rights, our objective is to keep you aware to avoid any illegal exploitation so please go through the tips below.

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