Today, Sunday (Sunday), the supervisory teams of the Ministry of Commerce implemented tours of hypermarkets and supplies stores, wholesale and retail markets and luxuries, outlets for medical devices and pharmacies, pharmacies, outlets for building materials and gas stations, in all regions of the Kingdom.
The ministry said that these tours come with the purpose of controlling the prices of different products, in light of the return to normalcy and reopening
All economic and commercial activities, and anticipate the implementation of a 15% increase in value-added tax early July.
She added that the tours carry out direct electronic monitoring of prices of more than 217 commodities, compare them with neighboring countries, and apply immediate fines in the event of unjustified exaggeration.
And indicated that the supervisory teams followed up the extent of the commercial establishments’ commitment to apply the preventive protocols adopted to address the spread of the emerging corona virus, in conjunction with the start of
Trade called on the general consumer to submit complaints and complaints 24 hours a day through the application of a “commercial communication”, or through the communications center on the unified number (1900), or the official website of the ministry on the Internet.