Entries by Consumers' Association Malta

BEWARE of these traders:

Beware of these traders mentioned in the Public Warning Statements issued by MCCAA.   This year the Director General of the Consumer Affairs Directorate published 4 public warning statements all in connection with traders failing to honour the Consumer Affairs Tribunal decision.  The following are the traders against whom the Public Warning statements were issued: […]

CA’s Election Proposals

The Consumers’ Association –Malta today sent its proposals to the main political parties in Malta.  Our analysis of the present situation in the sector led to these proposals which should be taken up during the next legislature. This analysis and proposals are based on the experience we had amassed during our work these last thirty […]

Cyber attack – Take Action

Over the past few days there has been an unprecedented worldwide cyber-attack that effected several countries and organisations. Security researchers are warning to expect more of these attacks (including variations) to happen in the coming days. The threat posed by such cyber-attacks can be minimized by following basic steps: Do not click on email links […]

Standards and consumers

Whenever we turn on a light switch, use the internet, unwrap food from a supermarket, or our children play with a toy, or we do hundreds of other everyday things, we’re usually using standards without knowing it. In laymen’s word standards are guidelines prepared by a team of experts in order to obtain the best […]