Food safety: Over 1,000 establishments fined
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The Ajman Municipality has issued fines on 1,328 food-related establishments for not meeting the safety requirements in the first six months of this year, officials have said.
Inspectors from the municipality made 17,243 inspections and fined 1,328 establishments. The civic body had received a total of 1,052 complaints from the public on food outlets and all of them were handled.
Khalid Hosni Al Muain, Director-General of the Public Health and Environment Department at the municipality, said inspections were to be intensified as part of the municipality’s preparations for the holy month of Ramadan.