DTI-Bulacan launches “Gabay sa Presyo ng School Supplies”
May 27, 2016 - School Supplies
MALOLOS CITY, Bulacan — The Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) provincial bureau has conducted cost monitoring activity on propagandize reserve in open markets and dialect stores in a province’s 3 cities –Malolos City, San Jose del Monte City and Meycauayan City– in credentials for a opening of classes this entrance June.
DTI provincial executive Rhine Aldana pronounced a design of a activity is to check correspondence of retailers and distributors of propagandize reserve with a cost beam released by a group final week.
“This also safeguard that prices and supply of propagandize equipment are stable,” Aldana said.
She explained that a DTI’s Consumer Protection Advocacy Bureau (DTI-CPAB) released a 2016 “Gabay sa Presyo ng School Supplies” final May 17, 2016 in sequence to beam consumers on their purchases.
“The Gabay for propagandize reserve includes a cost beam that was set by manufacturers to retailers so as to pledge marketplace share and satisfactory foe in a market,” she said.
In a initial day of a cost monitoring of propagandize supplies, DTI-Bulacan was gratified to announce that retailers were complying with a cost guide.
The DTI-Bulacan executive pronounced that retailers found offered above a beam prices will be released “show means order” and will be requested to explain a reason behind a high prices of their products within 48 hours.
Aldana pronounced that as indicated in a DTI’s Department Administrative Order No.08, array of 2007, establishments found to be offered during really high prices might be imposed with executive excellent of Php20,000 to a limit of Php1,000,000 while rapist penalties underneath a Price Act embody seizure from 5 to 15 years.
She also suggested consumers to be observant and be wakeful of their rights and responsibilities.
Meanwhile, Gov. Wilhelmino M. Sy-Alvarado has educated a Bulacan Police Provincial Office and a Provincial Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Office to coordinate with propagandize officials to safeguard that a opening of classes will be peaceful.
He also called on villagers and village groups to assistance propagandize officials in cleaning of campuses, quite in a hunt and destroy operations of a medium of a dengue conduit mosquitoes now that a stormy deteriorate is in a offing.