Jailing of gym workers sends out strong message

Two gym workers convicted of coercing youngsters into buying health packages have been jailed in a landmark ruling under the city’s sales law. This is the first time imprisonment has been imposed in relation to malpractices in the fitness industry.It sends out the right message that high-pressure sales tactics will not be tolerated. The authorities should also strengthen enforcement and ensure that consumers are given sufficient legal protection.The court heard that the pair and two others at…

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