Hungary’s competition office fines Kaland Travel
Hungaryʼs Competition Office (GVH) said on Friday it had fined Hungarian travel agency Kaland Travel for HUF 1.3 million on charges of misleading consumers on pricing its packages, Hungarian news agency reported.
The competition office said the travel agency informed its clients of charges over the advertised costs of package tours only after they had signed contracts with the agency, MTI reported. GVH ordered the travel agency to run a correction on its advertisements.
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