Customs Departmentt records 6,379 cases of false declaration this Year
29 December 2016 | Source: Bernama
BUTTERWORTH, Dec 29 (Bernama) -- The Royal Malaysian Customs Department has recorded 6,379 false declarations of goods at ports nationwide, involving RM633 million in taxes this year.

Its director-general, Datuk Seri Khazali Ahmad said the false declarations were detected via the mandatory full use of the 100 per cent scanning machines on all containers entering and leaving the nation's major ports.

He said the upgrading of scanning machines at the ports nationwide also facilitated work to curb the proliferation of unhealthy activities including national revenue leakage and the entry of banned and unlicensed items.....


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