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Customs foils another attempt to smuggle banned substance

Customs foils another attempt to smuggle banned substance

The Maritime Customs Department at Hamad Port has foiled another attempt to smuggle 'tambaku' (chewing tobacco) into Qatar.

MoI, Customs Authority join hands to enhance training capabilities

MoI, Customs Authority join hands to enhance training capabilities

The Police Training Institute at the Ministry of Interior and the Customs Training Centre at the General Authority of Customs signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU)

Customs duties on 905 food, medical items dropped

Customs duties on 905 food, medical items dropped

The GAC has started implementing this directive after it was announced by the Supreme Committee for Crisis Management. Accordingly, customs duties for 905 different listed items at Al Nadeeb e-customs clearance system have been dropped.

Travellers have to declare cash, valuables worth QR50,000 or more

Travellers have to declare cash, valuables worth QR50,000 or more

Travellers arriving in Qatar or departing will have to declare if they are carrying cash, jewellery or any financial instruments worth QR50,000 or more, it has been announced.

Customs-QFC sign pact on combating money laundering

Customs-QFC sign pact on combating money laundering

The General Authority of Customs and Qatar Financial Centre signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to combat money laundering

Customs Authority honours inspectors

Customs Authority honours inspectors

The General Authority of Customs recognised on Wednesday 21 inspectors from different divisionss for their distinguished work.

Customs Authority participates in regional meeting

Customs Authority participates in regional meeting

The General Authority of Customs has participated in the 50th Regional Meeting of Customs Managers in North Africa, Near East and Middle East

GAC staff honoured for distinguished work

GAC staff honoured for distinguished work

The inspectors of the General Authority of Customs (GAC) have seized recently big amounts of illicit drugs that were intended to be smuggled into Qatar.

GAC, QFIU join hands to fight money laundering, terror funding

GAC, QFIU join hands to fight money laundering, terror funding

The General Authority of Customs (GAC) signed Wednesday a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with Qatar Financial Information Unit (QFIU) on electronic linkage to strengthen the fight against money laundering and terrorism funding.

Customs authority foils bid to smuggle drugs

Customs authority foils bid to smuggle drugs

Inspectors from the General Authority of Customs (GAC) have foiled a number of attempts to smuggle illicit drugs into the country through Hamad International Airport (HIA) and Hamad Port.

GAC foils attempt to smuggle in firearms, illicit drugs

GAC foils attempt to smuggle in firearms, illicit drugs

The General Authority of Customs (GAC) has foiled a number of attempts to smuggle illicit drugs and banned firearms into the country, it was announced on Sunday.

Customs officials seize 59kg of marijuana at HIA

Customs officials seize 59kg of marijuana at HIA

As many as 59kg of the illegal drug marijuana, have been seized in five different cases by the General Authority of Customs (GAC) at the Hamad International Airport, it was announced on Monday.