Dubai is taking a tough stance on price gouging during COVID-19 crisis

Dubai is taking a tough stance on price gouging during COVID-19 crisis

02 Apr 2020

You can report price increases

Dubai authorities are investigating price gouging, and fining supermarkets and shops that violate the rules.

Three pharmacies were fined for increasing the price of face masks and hand sanitiser, and authorities assure, they're on the case of any outlet looking to profiteer off this pandemic.

A new portal has been launched so that consumers can report price changes to the authorities for investigation.