MPs Pass Two Bills

[The Herald] The National Assembly yesterday passed the Consumer Protection and the Microfinance Amendment Bills aimed at protecting the rights of consumers and streamline the operations of micro finance institutions. The two Bills, which will now be transmitted to Senate, are part of Government's efforts to improve individuals' rights and operation environment for businesses. The Consumer Protection Bill seeks to protect consumers from unreasonable, unjust or otherwise improper trade practices; as well as deceptive, m