• 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.
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  • 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.
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  • 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.
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  • Thu, 07 Dec 2017 17:11:16
    Over 50,000 SIM cards seized at Sa Kaew border
    Customs officials at the Aranyaprathet border checkpoint seized 50,350 mobile-phone SIM cards smuggled from Cambodia on Thursday morning.
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  • Fri, 01 Dec 2017 18:27:34
    Endangered tortoises found in untagged airport suitcases
    Thai authorities seized 330 live Indian Star tortoises hidden in three suitcases at the Suvarnabhumi International Airport early on Thursday morning but they had no luggage tags linked to any flight, Customs Department officials said.
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  • Sat, 11 Nov 2017 01:00:00
    RP probes trade figures with China
    PHILIPPINES’ Bureau of Customs is looking into possible technical smuggling of goods from and to China, which deprives the government of billions of pesos in tax revenues, the Department of Finance (DOF) said.
  • Thu, 09 Nov 2017 19:24:13
    Haul of 116 kilograms of ivory and pangolin scales seized
    Customs Department director general Kulit Sombatsiri on Thursday announces the haul of 116 kilograms of ivory and 15 kilograms of pangolin scales.
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  • Sat, 21 Oct 2017 01:00:00
    VN exports rise nearly 20% in first 9 months
    VIETNAM’S total import-export turnover in the first nine months of the year reached more than US$308.3 billion (Bt10.22 trillion), posting a 21.3 per cent year-on-year increase, according to the nation’s General Department of Customs.
  • Wed, 11 Oct 2017 14:35:48
    Lao man arrested for trying to escape across border with motorcycle
    A Lao man was arrested on Wednesday at the middle of the Thai-Lao Friendship Bridge in Nong Khai after he drove his motorcycle past a border checkpoint with out stopping for customs.
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