• Tue, 01 May 2018 01:00:00
    Online VES system to ease cross-border journeys
    AS PART OF continuous efforts to enhance the delivery of services to traders and the public, Brunei’s Royal Customs and Excise Department (RCED) has announced the implementation of an online Vehicle Exit/Entry System.
  • Thu, 12 Apr 2018 06:41:14
    Customs foils attempt to smuggle meth worth RM3.85mil from Thailand
    The Customs Department foiled an attempt to smuggle RM3.85mil worth of drugs from Thailand into the country on Monday.
  • Wed, 11 Apr 2018 13:38:39
    Customs revokes ‘confusing’ travel rule on expensive personal items
    The Customs Department on Tuesday annulled a regulation issued in February requiring travellers leaving and entering the country via airports to declare personal belongings such as cameras, brand-name handbags, mobile phones and computer notebooks.
  • Thu, 05 Apr 2018 01:00:00
    Was Ronald Reagan right?
    Nation-states have their military forces to protect their land, their sovereignty, laws and customs.
    your say
  • Mon, 12 Mar 2018 14:46:07
    Huge haul of contraband found at Chon Buri port
    The Customs Department has announced its success in intercepting contraband, pornographic material and e-cigarettes, as well as processed Burmese rosewood, Siamese rosewood and other hardwood logs that were prohibited for export.
    Breaking News
  • Thu, 08 Mar 2018 18:24:02
    CUSTOMS Item declaration not a new procedure 
    In response to a issue on social media on customs procedures, Chaiyut Kumkun, deputy director-general and spokesman of the Customs Department, explained that the procedures including passengers’ declaration and check-through of items such as notebooks, cameras, among others, have been implemented for long time. 
  • Tue, 13 Feb 2018 07:48:33
    Customs Dept,  Johnson discuss collaboration in suppressing illegal wildlife trade
    The head of the Customs Department on Monday welcomed Boris Johnson, the United Kingdom’s secretary of state for foreign and commonwealth affairs, for a discussion on Thai-UK collaboration in battling the trade in endangered species.
  • Sat, 10 Feb 2018 12:30:13
    Eight Chinese New Year Traditions to get right
    Chinese New Year is just around the corner but what do the customs and food eaten during this festive season mean?
  • Thu, 08 Feb 2018 18:05:08
     Philippines crushes sports cars in Duterte graft warning
    Manila - Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte watched bulldozers flatten dozens of sports cars and other luxury vehicles Tuesday as part of a drive to fight corruption at the country's customs bureau.
    Breaking News
  • Tue, 06 Feb 2018 01:00:00
    Customs duty increase may push up phone prices in India
    IN a bid to further help domestic smartphone manufacturers, Indian Finance Minister Arun Jaitley announced a hike in customs duty on mobile phones to 20 per cent from 15 per cent – a move that will force foreign players to pass on the burden to consumers.
  • Sat, 30 Dec 2017 13:30:26
    Hong Kong ship crew questioned in S. Korea for oil transfer to North
    The crew of a Hong Kong-registered ship have been detained for questioning in South Korea since their tanker was impounded in November for transferring oil to a North Korean vessel and breaching UN sanctions, customs officials said Saturday.
    Breaking News
  • Sat, 16 Dec 2017 16:21:51
    Two arrested at Suvarnabhumi Airport with cocaine
    An Ivory Coast man and a South African woman were arrested at Suvarnabhumi Airport on Saturday after customs officials found cocaine hidden in their bags.
  • Fri, 15 Dec 2017 12:17:43
    Customs police sniff for criminal links to Bt98 million
    Police in northeastern Nong Khai are now trying to determine whether the Bt98 million in undeclared Thai banknotes halted at the Lao border on Tuesday was linked to drug trafficking or other criminal operations in Thailand.
  • Wed, 13 Dec 2017 11:52:49
    Was cash bust at Lao border part of bigger operation?
    Suspecting that the two Lao men arrested on Tuesday trying to cross the border into Laos from Nong Khai with more than Bt98 million in undeclared Thai banknotes might be part of a larger criminal undertaking, Thai Customs officials plan to discuss the matter with their Lao counterparts.
  • Tue, 12 Dec 2017 18:26:02
    Lao nationals arrested crossing border with Bt98m
    CUSTOMS officials on Tuesday discovered more than Bt98 million in Thai banknotes in a car that was trying to cross the border into Laos.
    Breaking News
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