Customs Cooperation Council

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Customs Cooperation Council

Also called the CCC. An early name for the World Customs Organization.
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'We must benefit from the existing agreements signed by ECO countries, especially ECO Transit Trade Agreement, ECO Trade Agreement, MOU between World Customs Organization (WCO) and ECO, MOU on Cooperation against Smuggling and Customs Frauds among ECO countries and Transit Trade Framework Agreement.'
The meeting was chaired by Sheikh Mohammed bin Khalifa bin Ali Al Khalifa, Chairman of Bahrain's Customs Department, Regional Representative and Vice-President of the World Customs Organization. The Saudi delegation to the meeting was led by Director General of Saudi Customs Saleh bin Monee Al-Khulaiwi.
It is an annual event envisioned by the World Customs Organization to highlight new approaches to Customs IT and emphasize the impact of closer cooperation with global border regulatory agencies.
Brussels - Morocco was re-elected Vice-President for the fourth consecutive term of the Brussels-based World Customs Organization (WCO).Morocco was unanimously re-elected by the members of the MENA countries during the 117-118th sessions of the WCO Council, held in Brussels on June 23-25.
The World Customs Organization has dedicated the year 2011 to the propmotion and pursuit of customs knowledge activities.
Mirsal 2 is regarded as a a world leading customs applications suite built in compliance with World Customs Organization best practices and has adopted SOA in its design.
The World Customs Organization (WCO) said on Thursday it will continue its technical assistance for the Yemeni Customs Authority.
Experts from the EU27, non-EU countries (Croatia, Egypt, Russia, Ukraine and the USA), Europol, the World Customs Organization and the European Anti-Fraud Office (OLAF) participated, from 15 to 19 October, in a five-day OLAF conference in Budapest on international operational cooperation in the fight against cigarette smuggling and cigarette counterfeiting by information exchange.
Later this month, the 165 member countries of the World Customs Organization (WCO) will vote on whether to approve cargo security standards modeled after the Customs-Trade Partnership Against Terrorism (C-TPAT) and a similar program in Sweden.
The World Customs Organization, the European Union and the G8 support the security initiative's expansion, and have adopted resolutions implementing the program's security measures that have been introduced at ports throughout the world.
Trade and Development Agency have joined with the World Customs Organization on the "SST for Africa Project." SST stands for Smart and Secure Tradelanes, an initiative that involves public and private sector participants in projects designed to secure the movement of goods.
Since 1996, G8 summits have called for more effective and better coordinated action to combat international environmental crime, and Interpol, the World Customs Organization, and the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) have all begun to work on the issue--although since 11 September 2001, almost all law enforcement agencies have diverted attention away from issues such as environmental crime to focus more on terrorism.

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