VOV.VN -Customs officers operating at Ho Chi Minh City’s Tan Son Nhat International Airport have seized an elephant tusk and a huge amount of aloeswood from a Vietnamese man who was attempting to illegally transport the goods into the home country.
VOV.VN -Customs officials at Noi Bai International Airport found a large range of smuggled goods which had been sent from Germany on May 22.
VOV.VN -Over 50,000 packs of smuggled foreign cigarettes were confiscated by customs officials in Quang Ninh province on April 23.
VOV.VN -HCM City customs officials were able to seize nearly 3,000 cosmetic products with a total value of over VND600 million at Cat Lai port on April 16.
Vietnamese customs officials at Noi Bai International Airport on June 1 reported that they found rhino horns and wild animals’ fangs in the luggage of a Vietnamese woman who had been on a flight from Bangkok to Hanoi on May 30.
VOV.VN - The customs office at Saigon Port under the Ho Chi Minh City Customs Department discovered and confiscated 3.3 tons of pangolin scales which had been illegally imported from Africa.
Customs officials at all airports and seaports in the country will strengthen supervision and inspection of all goods, luggage and cargo transported via the ports, an official said.
VOV.VN - At first glance, packages of dried fruit and candy looked like a normal shipment coming through customs at the Tan Son Nhat Airport. But instead the phony confectionary was packed full of marijuana.
Vietnamese customs officials thwarted an attempt to smuggle a 1.2-ton roulette machine that arrived at Tan Son Nhat International Airport on May 30 on its way to Cambodia.
The Ho Chi Minh City customs and police officials on May 29 seized used Roulette gambling machines that were disguised and declaired as new gaming machines.
Vietnamese customs officials said they had seized nearly 17,000 contraband cigars found in the luggage of four Vietnamese passengers who were returning from Cuba to Hanoi on March 19.
Customs officials in Vietnam's northern port city of Haiphong found on March 10 more than a ton of dried seahorses smuggled from Peru in disguise of cattle skin.
Hai Phong customs officials found and seized more than 2.2 tonnes of African elephant tusks smuggled into Vietnam from Mozambique on December 17.
(VOV) - Police and customs officials in Quang Tri province have arrested five drug traffickers following a raid in Lao Bao town, Huong Hoa district on October 30.