Consumer Current Affairs, GK & News
World Consumer Rights Day is celebrated every year on March 15 across the world to spread awareness about the rights and needs of a consumer. Several awareness programmes are held across the world on this day. This year, the theme of the World Consumer Rights Day, according to the Consumers International organisation is – “Sustainable ..
Wipro Consumer Care and Lighting (WCCL) has acquired the Philippines-based personal care maker Splash Corporation for an undisclosed amount to enter the country which has a consumer base of around 100 million. The acquisition strengthens Wipro’s consumer care portfolio in personal care and strengthens its South-East Asian market footprint. Splash is the largest Filipino personal ..
The National Consumer Day (NCD) is observed every year in India on 24th December to highlight the importance of the consumer movement and the need to make every consumer more aware of their rights and responsibilities. The 2018 theme is “Timely Disposal of Consumer Complaints”. On this day the Consumer Protection Act, 1986 was enacted. ..
Topics: Consumer • Consumer Court • Consumer Guidance Society of India • Consumer Movement • Consumer protection • Consumer Protection Act • Consumer protection law • Economy • Ministry of Consumer Affairs, Food and Public Distribution
The World Consumer Rights Day (WCRD) is observed every year on March 15 to promote basic rights of all consumers, demanding that those rights are respected and protected. It also gives people a chance to protest against the market abuses and social injustices. On this day in 1962, President John F Kennedy formally addressed the ..
Concerned over the working of consumer courts including the National Consumer Disputes Redressal Commission, the Supreme Court has directed the union government to come up with model rules prescribing objective norms for the administration of consumer courts within four months. A three-judge bench of the Supreme Court comprising of Chief Justice T.S. Thakur has called ..
Topics: Consumer • Consumer Court • Consumer Guidance Society of India • Consumer protection • Consumer Protection Act • Consumer protection law • District Consumer Disputes Redressal Forum, Rayagada • Economy • Economy of India • Judiciary of India • National Consumer Disputes Redressal Commission