Fake tire dealer fined, named and shamed

SourceSaudi Gazette
SectorEconomy
CountrySaudi Arabia

Saudi Gazette reportJEDDAH — Authorities in the holy city of Makkah have named and shamed a Saudi businessman after he was convicted of dealing in substandard and fake tires and lubricants, local media reports said on Tuesday.The businessman was also fined SR50,000 and had his firm shut down for a month and his goods confiscated.Saudi laws provide for penalties of up to three years in prison, fines of up to one million riyals, or both, defamation of the offender in two local newspapers at the expense of the violator, deportation of the foreign offeding ...read more...