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RECEPTION HELD FOR THE CUSTOMS VETERANS

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The Customs General Administration of Mongolia held a reception in honor of the retired seniors who dedicated their lifetime to the Mongolian Customs to commemorate the upcoming celebration of the Lunar New Year.

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LOCAL WORKSHOP ON THE LAW ON OFFENSES AND THE LAW ON INVESTIGATING OFFENSES

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At the request of International Postal Customs, the attorney’s office of the capital city organized a workshop on “the Law on Offenses and the Law on Investigating Offenses” on 3 January 2018. The workshop was attended by 47 customs officers in charge of immediate measures in the event of seizures.

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66TH ANNIVERSARY OF THE ESTABLISHMENT OF INTERNATIONAL CUSTOMS

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Convention on Customs Cooperation Council entered into force on 4 November 1952 and established the World Customs Organization of today with 17 founding members upon holding its inauguration meeting on 26 January 1953. Today the World Customs Organization has 182 member customs administrations which is responsible for 98% of the international trade turnover worldwide.

As such the 26th of January has been celebrated as the “International Customs Day.” Over 750 thousand customs officers from all over the world is celebrating this day under the theme “A secure business environment for economic development” today.

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Mongolia became a member of the World Customs Organization in 1991 and has been contributing to the development of the policies of the organization to the extent possible. The year 2018 has been declared as a “Year of facilitating legal trade and promoting economic development.”

In celebrating the “International Customs Day” the Customs General Administration organized an event “A secure business environment for economic development 2018” and provided the customs officers nationwide with 6 types of presentation materials containing the main WCO tools and instruments.

World Customs Organization certificates of appreciation were awarded to those officers that contributed to enhancing cooperation of the Mongolian Customs. We wish every member of Mongolian Customs a very happy International Customs Day!

Source: International Customs Day of the Customs General Administration

THE EXCISE DUTY RATE ON PETROLEUM AND FUEL IS AMENDED

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Cabinet decree no.26 of 24 January 2018 on “Changes in the amount of excise duty rate on petroleum and fuel” has entered force on 25 January 2018.

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CUSTOMS CUP-2018 WAS HELD SUCCESSFULLY

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The annual Customs Cup sports competition was held among the customs branches and offices on 17-20 January 2018. The annual sports competition was initiated back in 2001 and this year marks the 18th year. Customs Cup-2018 proceeded under five categories, namely, basketball, volleyball, table tennis, snooker and chess with more than 200 customs officers from customs offices nationwide competed. The initiative aims to promote team work, healthy lifestyle and fitness.

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