Travellers arriving in Qatar or departing will have to declare if they are carrying cash, jewellery or any financial instruments worth QR50,000 or more, it has been announced.
The General Authority of Customs (GAC) has foiled an attempt to smuggle 3.25kg of marijuana into the country.
The maritime customs department of General Authority of Customs has thwarted the smuggling of some 564 kilos of chewing tobacco as well as 3,240 boxes of cigarettes.
The General Authority of Customs thwarted the attempt to smuggle 'chewing tobacco' during inspecting a container loaded with 600 packets of paper cups, at Hamad Port.
The Primary Court of Misdemeanour has sentenced a traveller to three months in jail and imposed a fine of QR1,000 for attempting to bring into the country a sum of QR615,000 in cash without declaring it to the Customs authorities at the airport.
British lawmakers will debate the government's proposed legislation on post-Brexit customs arrangements and trade on July 16 and 17, creating another potential flashpoint ...
Inspectors from the General Authority of Customs (GAC) have foiled attempts to smuggle into the country 46kg of the illicit drug marijuana and 4 tonnes of illegal chewing tobacco.
Inspectors from the General Authority of Customs (GAC) have seized 2.8 tonnes of illegal chewing tobacco at the Sea Customs Department of Hamad Port.
ICC Asia executive director Lee Ju Song spoke on the advantages of implementing the ATA Carnet System, which, she said, will help make Qatar attractive to foreign investments and various sports events and exhibitions.