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Should CASE, an NGO, be given more teeth?

Since the controversy surrounding Mobile Air emerged, the question of whether the Consumers’ Association of Singapore (CASE) is an effective watchdog to protect consumers’ interests have also come into focus. CASE, headed by People’s Action Party (PAP) Member of Parliament for Mountbatten, Lim Biow Chuan as president, is – as its name says – registered as an association. In a …

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Police reports made against Mobile Air

The Singapore Police have confirmed that “police reports have been lodged against Mobile Air”, the shop at Sim Lim Square which has been in the news this past week for allegedly unfair and dishonest sales tactics. The authorities also disclosed that it is looking into a complaint of intentional harassment at the shop which is located at unit #01-41 at …

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Recalcitrant retailers – spotlight falls on CASE

So, what is going to happen to Mobile Air, the shop in Sim Lim Square which has been in the news in recent days for allegedly dishonest dealings with its customers? The spotlight on this has fallen on the watchdog Consumers Association of Singapore (CASE). For the moment, at least, it seems that all it can do is to highlight …

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