Legal Metrology in Digital India

In a civilized and progressive society consumer protection is an essential activity which cannot be achieved by regulations and regulator alone. Like no amount of policing can prevent crime unless the society at large is consciously willing and ready to follow the rules and engage in orderly and honest behaviour. Mostly regulator’s role is misunderstood […]

International Conference of Weighing

24th April 2023 to 26th April 2023 Hamburg, Germany Theme Digitization in Global Digital World Main purpose of this first edition of the conference appeared to bring together stake holders in the weighing sector from across the globe to share their experiences, Knowledge, innovative ideas, development agenda and best practices. Idea being to enable all-round […]

Reforms in Legal Metrology

It is to be appreciated that process of reformation entails a lot of patience. It starts with consensus building to overcoming of many barriers including resistance to change. We are thankful to team of DOCA for initiating the process well and having delivered some meaningful and effective reforms in the recent past, that include: – […]

World Consumer Rights Day 15th March 2023

Warm greetings to all on this special day of 15th March which serves as a reminder that businesses flourish and stay because of consumers. They deserve honesty, attention, respect and fairness. World Consumer Rights Day is celebrated every year on March 15th     as a means of raising global awareness about consumer rights and […]

Right to Accuracy

 Day in and day out we keep on listening to exhortations on protection of consumer rights and related regulatory campaigns to make it happen. There is hardly any forum be it political, social, voluntary, governmental or non-governmental, where this subject is not broached. This reminds me of an anecdote when I was travelling in connection […]

A Step Forward

Ease of doing business is receiving well deserved attention from the Government of India. Series of measures have already been taken to build up an environment of trust and confidence. This has been done by revoking some archaic laws to simplifying compliances and bringing in some semblance of uniformity. The latest in this direction is […]

Legal Metrology in Amritkal

December 2022 is an auspicious month. India has taken over Presidency of G20 and security Council. Proudly it is a paradigm shift in the role from being a “rule-follower to being a rule-maker”. World has lot of expectations attached to Indian Leadership, particularly in the current complex geopolitical and economic situation. Range of expectations is […]