This is an activity in response to Decree No. 105/2017/ND-CP dated September 14, 2017 of the Government on alcohol trade and Decree No. 106/2017/ND-CP dated September 14, 2017 of the Government on amending, supplementing Decree 67/2013/ND-CP dated June 27, 2013 of the Government on detailing articles and measures to implement Law on preventing, controlling the harm of tobacco and tobacco trade (effective since November 1, 2017). Accordingly, the Municipal People’s Committee assigns Department of Industry and Trade to take following actions:
- Build administrative procedures to realize tasks under authority of departments and districts as stipulated in aforementioned decrees, send to the Department of Justice to collect feedback, and then submit to the Municipal People’s Committee for later issuance and implementation;
- Give instruction, and urge People’s Committees of districts, suburban districts and enterprises to implement Decree No. 105/2017/ND-CP and Decree No. 106/2017/ND-CP of the Government, as well as direction of the Municipal People’s Committee and Ministry of Industry and Trade on trade and preventing the harm of alcohols and tobacco in Ha Noi.
The Department of Health is in charge of supervising and checking implementation of regulations on quality and food safety of alcohol products as assigned, and pointing out causes of alcohol poisoning cases. It also cooperates with authorities in checking, supervising and handling violations of legal regulations on preventing, controlling the harm of tobacco and alcohols.
The Department of Information and Communications in coordination with Department of Health, Department of Industry and Trade, Department of Tourism and People's Committees of districts and towns conduct popularization, so that people and food trading facilities increase their awareness of risk and harm of alcohols which have toxic substances exceeding limit. They also guide people to use safe products with clear origin only, and provide information about checking, supervising and handling violations of tobacco, alcohol production and trade in the area.
The Ha Noi Tax Department in cooperation with People’s Committees of districts, suburban districts and towns perform their task of managing, supervising implementation of legal regulations on tax duties of of tobacco, alcohol production and trade facilities.
The Ha Noi Market Surveillance Department in cooperation with authorities increases their effort to check and control production and trade of tobacco and alcohol, detect violations, and strictly handle infractions of legal regulations according to regulation and authority.