National online conference discusses combating smuggling, trade fraud

Deputy Prime Minister Truong Hoa Binh chaired an online meeting of the National Steering Committee on Combating Smuggling, Trade Fraud, and Fake Goods and its branches in 63 provinces and cities nationwide on Thursday.

Deputy Minister of Industry and Trade Do Thang Hai said: "We suggest the government to instruct ministries, sectors, and localities to strengthen inspection to prevent goods from being smuggled into Vietnam at the borders."

Deputy Prime Minister Truong Hoa Binh affirmed that the government will take tougher measures to combat smuggling, trade fraud, and fake goods and strengthen disciplines to prevent corruption and punish officials colluding with smugglers.

Source: VOV5