Ha Noi to enhance fight against smuggling, trade fraud, and counterfeit during Tet 2019 (16:14 26/12/2018)
Accordingly, the Department of Industry and Trade will proactively monitor the demand and supply of goods, especially vital commodities for local consumers so as to make a plan on ensuring balance of supply and demand, market stabilization for Tet; cooperate with functional forces, including the Market Management Department, Police Department, the Customs Department and People’s Committees of districts and towns to strengthen inspection, supervision and fight against smuggling, trade fraud, and counterfeit as well as manufacture, sale, storage and use of firecrackers in the area.
The Department of Market Management will take prime responsibility and coordinate with departments, sectors and functional forces to implement plans of Ha Noi and the National Steering Committee 389 on a peak period to combat smuggling, trade fraud and counterfeit before, during and after Tet; tighten the cooperation with specialized forces to monitor and combat the manufacture, sale, storage and use of firecrackers, and strictly handle violation cases as stipulated by law.
The Department of Police will ask subordinate divisions, units and police forces of districts, towns to make plans, take solutions for inspection, detection and handling of violation cases; strengthen communication and law dissemination to encourage local people to abide the State’s regulations on management, use of firecrackers; urgently recommend the Municipal People’s Committee to take more measures to prevent the manufacture, sale, storage and use of firecrackers, etc.
People’s Committees of districts and towns will direct functional forces to focus on carrying out the city’s plan on peak period to combat smuggling, trade fraud and counterfeit before, during and after Tet 2019; and strictly handle street vendors which obstruct traffic.
It is necessary to request interdisciplinary inspection teams to check businesses and services in the area; drastically handle cases violating laws on trade and price; promote the popularization of regulations; cooperate with Market Management Boards to encourage business owners to ensure civilized commerce, food safety and hygiene.
It is important for interdisciplinary inspection teams to increasingly check shopping malls, stores, markets, and stations to detect and strictly handle violations; strengthen the popularization of regulations on banning the manufacture, sale and storage of firecrackers among organizations and people in the area.