Sunday June 12, 2022

VIDEO: Up to Dhs500,000 fine for misleading advertisement and promotions in UAE

VIDEO: Up to Dhs500,000 fine for misleading advertisement and  promotions in UAE

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The UAE Public Prosecution on Sunday explained, through a video published on its social media accounts, the penalty for misleading consumers through advertisements and promotions.

The Public Prosecution noted that, as per Article 48 of the Federal Decree-Law No. 34 of 2021 on Combatting Rumours and Cybercrimes, imprisonment and a fine of not less than Dhs20,000 and not more than Dhs500,000, or one of the two, shall be the punishment of any person who, through information networks, Information Technology solutions or online platforms, commits any of the following: