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Athens News Agency: News in English, 00-12-28

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  • [01] Greece-consumer complaints

  • [01] Greece-consumer complaints

    28/12/2000 14:29:46

    Food quality, high cost of living, slimming centres' operation, tourist and public transport services topped the list of Greek consumer complaints in the year 2000, a report by Greece's Consumer Institute (INKA) showed on Thursday.

    INKA chairman, Haralambos Kouris, told a news conference that consumer complaints totalled 104,323 in 2000, up 25.48 percent from the previous year, of which 17.38 percent accounted for complaints over the food sector, 11.50 percent over the cost of living, 7.65 percent over slimming centres operation, 6.65 percent over tourism and entertainment and 5.71 percent over public transportation services.

    INKA's report showed a spectacular decline in the number of consumer complaints over services offered by Athens Water, Public Power Corporation and Hellenic Telecommunications Organisation to a total of 0.71 percent, 0.84 percent and 1.82 percent, respectively. The three utilities were topped the list of consumer complaints in the last few decades in Greece.

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