CONSUMER WATCHDOG

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    Singapore consumer watchdog to monitor water price profiteering

    The Consumers Association of Singapore will also step up education efforts to help consumers make informed purchasing decisions, says Minister of ...
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    Buying a secondhand car? You may want to use a checklist

    The motorcar industry has seen the highest number of complaints among all industries since 2012, the consumer watchdog says.
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    Complaints of cars with defects continue to rise in 2016: CASE

    About 60 per cent of the 1,477 defective goods complaints against the motorcar industry in 2016 involved used cars, the consumer watchdog says.
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    More stringent criteria set for pulp, paper firms under enhanced Green Label Scheme

    As part of the enhanced criteria, companies have to undertake a comprehensive range of fire prevention measures to quickly detect and suppress ...
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    Big fine for Nurofen in Australia over misleading claims

    Drug giant Reckitt Benckiser was slapped with a AU$6 million (US$4.4 million) fine Friday for making misleading claims about its popular Nurofen ...
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    SCDF warns of impersonators selling fire extinguishers, first aid kits

    In some cases, insistent “hard-sell” techniques were used to get the public to purchase their products, says the SCDF.
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    Customers riled after MBS declines to honour mispriced room rates

    An error on the five-star hotel's website allowed customers to book rooms for just S$62.70 a night.
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    China users complain of combustible iPhones: Consumer watchdog

    The state-run Shanghai Consumer Council said it had received eight reports in recent months of iPhones that spontaneously combusted while being ...