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EU Publishes Combined Nomenclature 2018

European Union published its goods nomenclature (i.e., Combined Nomenclature) today for the year 2018.

Baku - Tbilisi - Kars Railway "On Track"

The official opening ceremony of the Baku–Tbilisi–Kars Railway Project which connects Azerbaijan, Georgia and Turkey was held on 30 October 2017 in Baku, Azerbaijan.

ROCB Europe Introduces Brand New Publicity Releases

ROCB Europe has launched new publicity releases for better promotion of its work and activities. Brand new flyer and brochure are now ready to be reviewed on the new section dedicated for publicity on the ROCB Europe web site.

Accredited WCO Regional Dog Training Center in Turkey

The Dog Training Center of the Ministry of Customs and Trade of the Republic of Turkey has become an accredited WCO Regional Dog Training Center.

Customs - Business Partnership at ROCB Europe

ROCB Europe hosts another favorable example of Customs - Business Partnership at its premises. Within the frame of a long term program, DHL staff in Baku has been in training on customs matters provided by the State Customs Committee of the Republic of Azerbaijan.

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ROCB Europe now has a Twitter account for better communication and promoting its activities.

ROCB Europe Welcomes New Staff Member from Turkey

A new staff member to the ROCB Europe has been assigned by the Ministry of Customs and Trade of the Republic of Turkey. Mr. Eser Çengel, a senior external relations expert on customs and trade joined the Office on 6 September 2017.

WCO API/PNR Programme national seminar in Baku

World Customs Organization Advance Passenger Information/Passenger Name Record (API/PNR) Programme Workshop for the representatives of the State Customs Committee of Azerbaijan started in the premises of the Regional Office for capacity building for the WCO Europe region (ROCB Europe) in Baku on 5 June 2017.

A delegation of the UNODC visited the ROCB in Baku on 29 May 2017

A delegation of UNODC led by Mr. Tofik-Murshudlu, Chief, Implementation Support Section of the United Nation Office on Drugs and Crime, pay a visit on 29 May 2017 to the Regional Office for Capacity Building for the WCO Europe Region in Baku while their official attendance to the State Customs Committee of the Republic of Azerbaijan. The delegation was accompanied during the visit by Mister Norber

Customs Scientific Journal CUSTOMS

The Journal “Customs Scientific Journal CUSTOMS” has been indexed in the international database INDEX COPERNICUS!

Regional Workshop on E-commerce and Digital Customs for the Europe Region

The World Customs Organization with the support of the Azerbaijan State Customs Committee, Korean Customs Cooperation Fund and Regional Office for Capacity Building for WCO Europe region organized a Regional Workshop on E-Commerce and Digital Customs for the Europe Region from 28 November to 1 December 2016 in Baku, Azerbaijan.

Customs-Tax Conference in Hungary

On 22 November 2016 WCO Secretary General Mr. Kunio Mikuriya spoke at the ceremony to rename the WCO Regional Training Centre (RTC) after the late Lieutenant General Arnold Mihály (1945-2013) who, in 2001 in his then capacity as Commissioner of the Hungarian Customs and Financial Guard, conceived and set up the Hungarian Customs Training Centre as the first WCO RTC. Attendees at the ceremony inclu