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Successful virtual National Workshop held on Time Release Study for the Georgia Revenue Service

The Georgia Revenue Service (GRS) has conducted three Time Release Study (TRS) on a periodic basis since 2013. GRS carried out its last TRS on Customs Procedures in 2019 and as of today, GRS plans to conduct its fourth TRS by the end of 2022.

The SECO-WCO Global Trade Facilitation Programme delivers a Workshop on Risk Management for Serbia

The WCO held a Risk Management Workshop for the Customs Administration of Serbia (CAS) funded by Swiss State Secretariat for Economic Affairs (SECO) from 9th to 13th May, 2022.

«Rules of Origin and Advance Rulings»

The national workshop on «Rules of Origin and Advance Rulings» started on May 16, 2022 at the European Regional Office for Capacity Building of the World Customs Organization in Baku. The workshop, organized by WCO, is attended by 25 employees of the specialized bodies of the State Customs Committee of the Republic of Azerbaijan.

WCO IPR Diagnostic Mission for the Kazakhstan State Revenue Committee

From 4 to 8 April 2022, the World Customs Organization (WCO) conducted a comprehensive diagnostic mission on combating counterfeiting and piracy for the Kazakhstan State Revenue Committee.

WCO Supports Uzbekistan in Enhancing Its Strategic Planning Process

Within the framework of the SECO-WCO Global Trade Facilitation Programme (GTFP), funded by the Swiss State Secretariat for Economic Affairs (SECO), the WCO conducted a Strategic Planning Workshop in Uzbekistan from 4 to 8 April 2022. The Workshop followed up on the virtual workshop delivered in June 2021.

Meeting Between ROCB Europe and French Customs Service On Way Forward For Expanding Cooperation

Regional Office for Capacity Building for the World Customs Organization Europe Region (ROCB Europe) and French Customs Service held a meeting on March 31, Member Administration of WCO Europe Region, in order to evaluate the possibility and tentative way forward for expanding cooperation, including but not limited to organizing joint events, collaborating on trainings.

The WCO Conducted a Comprehensive Single Window and Data Model Workshop in Uzbekistan

The WCO conducted a comprehensive Single Window and Data Model Workshop in Uzbekistan from 21 to 25 March 2022. The Workshop followed up on the online dialogue held in November 2021.

The Bilateral Meeting Between Delegates of ROCB Europe and CARICC

The delegation of the Regional Office for Capacity Building for the World Customs Organization Europe Region (ROCB Europe) visited the CARICC in Almaty, Kazakhstan.

WCO National Training Workshop on Customs Valuation was successfully held for Moldova Customs

The World Customs Organization (WCO), with the support of a WCO-accredited expert trainer from Germany, has successfully completed a Customs Valuation workshop for the benefit of the Customs Service of the Republic of Moldova.

The internship of students in ROCB Europe continues successfully

The internship of students who will graduate from the bachelor's degree in 2021-2022 of the specialty "Economics" of the Faculty of Customs of the Academy of the State Customs Committee of the Republic of Azerbaijan in ROCB Europe continues successfully.

Webinar on “International Drug Trafficking: Area of Distribution and Current Transport Channels” was successfully held

On March 3, The Regional Office for Capacity Building (ROCB) for the World Customs Organization (WCO) Europe Region organized a webinar on "International Trafficking in Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances: Distribution Areas and Existing Transport Channels".

17th Global Meeting of the Regional Entities established by the WCO Members and the Council Vice-chairs’ Offices

The Global Meeting of the Regional Entities established by the WCO Members and the Council Vice-chairs’ Offices held its 17th Session on 17-18 February in a hybrid format enabling delegates who could not travel to participate remotely via an online platform.