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Alert Customs officials foil attempts to smuggle drugs

Alert Customs officials foil attempts to smuggle drugs

The General Authority of Customs (GAC) has seized 23kg of the illicit drug marijuana in addition to 4,704 illicit narcotic pills through different operations at the various entry points of Qatar.

Man caught with 1,000 diamonds in his shoes

Man caught with 1,000 diamonds in his shoes

A man who was trying to smuggle more than 1,000 diamonds into mainland China by hiding them in his shoes was caught by customs officials, state media reported on Wednesday.

Customs officials foil attempts to smuggle drugs

Customs officials foil attempts to smuggle drugs

The General Authority of Customs (GAC) has foiled various attempts to smuggle substantial quantities of illicit drugs into Qatar.

Swiss billionaire fined $4 mn over undeclared artwork

Swiss billionaire fined $4 mn over undeclared artwork

Swiss customs authorities have slapped a billionaire with a $4 million fine for failing to properly declare some 200 artworks imported into Switzerland, according to media reports confirmed by officials Sunday.

Customs foils attempts to smuggle marijuana into Qatar

Customs foils attempts to smuggle marijuana into Qatar

The General Authority of Customs (GAC) has foiled four separate attempts to smuggle a total of 22.6kg of the illicit drug marijuana into Qatar during the past few days.

Tawar Mall to support local traditions and customs

Tawar Mall to support local traditions and customs

The under construction Tawar Mall at Al Duhail area, expected to open by the last quarter of this year, will showcase a number of features and facilities supporting local traditions and customs.

HIA customs foil attempt to smuggle 3.27kg marijuana

HIA customs foil attempt to smuggle 3.27kg marijuana

A woman customs officer at Hamad International Airport has foiled an attempt to smuggle into the country 3.277kg of the illicit drug marijuana.

New improved EU customs union rules take effect

New improved EU customs union rules take effect

New European Union customs rules designed to simplify life for business while ramping up consumer protection took effect Sunday, the European Commission said.

Two accused of offering bribe to Customs officer

Two accused of offering bribe to Customs officer

A Doha Criminal Court is hearing a case in which an Egyptian expatriate, who works as a Customs clearance agent, and his Indian manager are accused of trying to bribe a Customs officer at the Abu Samra border post