BY MAVIS NISHIMURA PODOKOLO
CRACKING down on expired goods oi shops within Honiara still stands, says George Titiulu Chief Inspector of the Honiara City Council.
He said the operation is still stands and will be rolled out as of next week, this is according to their schedule scheme.
“Now we preparing groundwork to equipped us for the operation which will be carried out next week.
“And when the time arrives team comprised of stakeholders and other key partners of government ministries for instance consumer affairs sector under the Ministry of Commerce Industry, Labour and Immigration will be deployed to carry out the operation,” he said.
He said when carrying out this operation target issues they will crack down are dating marking which captures the things like expiry dates like best-before, best-be, used-by, labeling issues in terms of imported products with foreign language.
Titulu said it’s an ongoing practice which mandated for the authority to carry out to protect consumers and business sectors and the same time its form of awareness for the general public.