VCN- It is requested by the Director of the Standing Office of the National Steering Committee 389, Mr. Dam Thanh The at the working session with the Steering Committee 389 of Lang Son province to grasp the duty performance of Customs officials in the peak period of preventing the smuggling, trade fraud and counterfeit goods before, during and after Lunar New Year 2019.
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According to the Steering Committee 389 of Lang Son province, in the peak period of preventing the smuggling, trade fraud and counterfeit goods before, during and after Lunar New Year 2019, from the beginning of December 2018 to the present date, the province’s competent forces handled 579 cases (increasing by 13.08% compared to November 2018).
In which, the number of the smuggling and illegal transportation of banned goods and smuggled goods was 234 cases (increasing by 36.84%); trade fraud was 333 cases (increasing by 3.73%); counterfeit goods was 12 cases (decreasing by 40%); fines from administrative violations was over VND 2.8 billion (increasing by 4.82%)…
The Director of the Standing Office of the National Steering Committee 389, Mr. Dam Thanh The has highly appreciated the efforts of competent forces under the Steering Committee 389 of Lang Son province.
Currently, the Customs and Border Guard forces have closely inspected and supervised at the border guard areas, continuously improved and maintained the operation of 21 shacks with 60 officials and soldiers who have regularly performed their duty 24/24 hours in some targeted trails. In addition, about 30 officials and soldiers are ready for strengthening in targeted areas.
On the other hand, regularly reviewing and strengthening barriers at border gates to minimize the situation of immigration, and illegal transportation of goods across border gates, as well as coordinating with inland anti-smuggling agencies to exchange operational information.
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However, Mr. Dam Thanh The also reminded everyone at the working session of the case on 14th December 2018, in which the Investigation Police Department on Economics, Corruption and Smuggling-related crimes (the Ministry of Public Security) coordinated with the Mobile Police Battalions No. 2 (K20) to detect and seize a large number of pharmaceutical products, consumer goods and etc., in the province. The relevant agencies need to gain their experience and strictly handle the responsibility of the heads and individuals in accordance with the direction of the Standing Deputy Prime Minister and Head of National Steering Committee 389, Truong Hoa Binh.
The Steering Committee 389 of Lang Son province needs to strictly review, rectify and handle officials and soldiers who have perpetrated negative acts and abetted smuggling, causing complicated smuggling situations in the province. The provincial and municipal Steering Committee 389 needs to check the prevention of smuggling, trade fraud and counterfeit goods in targeted areas, especially at night, on holidays. The heads of units shall be responsible for arising complicated smuggling cases.
By Quang Hung/Ngoc Loan