Date: 19 December 2018, 14:00, READ:
He said that in total, over 30 facts of corruption in the customs system were revealed this year.
Mehdiyev stressed that the committee will continue the fight against corruption in the customs authorities.
He also touched upon the fight against smuggling of goods, noting that over 500 criminal cases were initiated on these facts during the year. As a result of the measures taken, 1.2 tons of drugs were seized, he said.
As for the future activities of the committee, he noted that trade facilitation, as well as minimization of contacts between customs officers and business representatives will be the main objectives of the committee.