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Tax Police record smuggling of various goods

Wed, 13 Jun 2018 11:56 - Politics

Luanda - At least 2.948 cases of smuggled goods were seized by the Tax Police (PF) in 2017 throughout the country.

The police have also recorded offences of 728 cases of fraud, tax and customs evasion, and 681 cases of various offences during the past year.

 

As part of the actions of the Multisectoral Operational Group for Maritime and Supervision Surveillance, about 577 vessels were also seized, of which 454 were violating the maritime and fishing regulations and 69 were violating the restricted safety perimeters of the rigs and platforms.