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Customs seizes hashish and banned pills at HIA

Customs seizes hashish and banned pills at HIA

A total of 166 pills and 6.95gm of hashish were seized.

Customs foils attempt to smuggle tobacco products

Customs foils attempt to smuggle tobacco products

The air cargo customs has foiled yet another attempt to smuggle prohibited tobacco products to Qatar.

Asian man gets jail, QR300,000 fine for drugs smuggling

Asian man gets jail, QR300,000 fine for drugs smuggling

A Doha Criminal Court has sentenced an Asian man to five years in jail and subsequent deportation for attempts to smuggle contraband drugs while entering the country through Hamad International Airport.

Pills seized

Pills seized

Air Cargo Customs at Hamad International Airport (HIA) has arrested a passenger for attempting to smuggle banned pills to Qatar.

Customs foils attempt to smuggle banned pills

Customs foils attempt to smuggle banned pills

The Air Cargo and Private Airports Customs Department has thwarted an attempt to smuggle banned pills, the General Authority of Customs (GAC) tweeted on Thursday.

Drop in humidity from tomorrow, rain and winds today: Met

Drop in humidity from tomorrow, rain and winds today: Met

A significant decrease in humidity levels is expected in the country from Saturday, the Qatar Met department has said, while also forecasting thundery rain and strong winds at times on Friday.

GAC foils another bid to smuggle chewing tobacco

GAC foils another bid to smuggle chewing tobacco

The General Authority of Customs (GAC), represented by the Maritime Customs, has foiled an attempt to smuggle 7,493kg of a prohibited chewing tobacco (*tambaku) at Hamad Port.

Customs foils attempt to smuggle tambaku

Customs foils attempt to smuggle tambaku

The Maritime Customs Department at Hamad Port has foiled yet another attempt to smuggle 'tambaku' (chewing tobacco) into Qatar. According to a tweet by the General Authority of Customs (GAC), 1,644kg 'tambaku' was found in 274 packs concealed in refined salt shipments.

Cameroon arrests ivory smugglers, seizes 118 elephant tusks

Cameroon arrests ivory smugglers, seizes 118 elephant tusks

Cameroon authorities arrested four ivory smugglers attempting to transport nearly 120 elephant tusks through the country's south, officials said Friday.

Customs foils tambaku smuggling

Customs foils tambaku smuggling

The Air Cargo Customs foiled yet another attempt to smuggle 'tambaku' (chewing tobacco) into Qatar at Hamad International Airport (HIA), the General Authority of Customs (GAC) informed on its social media accounts. The banned substance, weighing 1,500kg, was found hidden inside consignments of hair

Customs foils attempt to smuggle narcotic substance to Qatar

Customs foils attempt to smuggle narcotic substance to Qatar

The Maritime Customs Department at Hamad Port has foiled yet another attempt to smuggle *tambaku (a type of chewing tobacco) into Qatar.

Customs thwarts smuggling of chewing tobacco, cigarettes

Customs thwarts smuggling of chewing tobacco, cigarettes

The maritime customs department of General Authority of Customs has thwarted the smuggling of some 564 kilos of chewing tobacco as well as 3,240 boxes of cigarettes.