CARICOM, World Customs Organisation, sign MOU for capacity-building support to…

first_img You may be interested in… Secretary-General of the Caribbean Community (CARICOM) Ambassador Irwin LaRocque and the Secretary-General of the World Customs Organisation (WCO) His Excellency Kunio Mikuriya have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU). The signing ceremony took place at the CARICOM Secretariat  in Georgetown, Guyana on Tuesday, 20 March, 2018. The main objective of the MOU is enhancing the professionalism and effectiveness of CARICOM Customs administrations through cooperation in the field of technical assistance and capacity-building. The Region should benefit from greater coordination of customs training programmes and pursuit of the most suitable training solutions.  There will also be closer cooperation with the WCO in managing development and technical assistance programmes for Customs Administrations, and  capacity-building to improve their efficiency and effectiveness.   CARICOM Secretary-General, Ambassador Irwin LaRocque makes remarks at the ceremony World Customs Organisations Secretary-General, H.E. Kunio Mikuriya CARICOM SG, Amb. Irwin LaRocque greets WCO SG, Mr. Kunio Mikuriya More details to follow. See other photos here Share this:PrintTwitterFacebookLinkedInLike this:Like Loading… CCJ upholds COTED decision on cement classification center_img Aug 7, 2019 Customs Committee of COTED meetsThe Customs Committee of the Council for Trade and Economic Development (COTED), met 20-21 September, 2018, at the CARICOM Secretariat in Georgetown, Guyana. CARICOM Assistant Secretary-General, Trade and Economic Integration, Mr. Joseph Cox, welcomed the participants on behalf of CARICOM Secretary-General, Ambassador Irwin LaRocque. He pointed out the importance of…September 25, 2018In “Business”Secretary-General of World Customs Organisation attends COTEDThe Secretary-General of the World Customs Organisation, Dr. Kunio Mikuriya, attended the Forty-Seventh Meeting of the Council for Trade and Economic Development (COTED) in Guyana. The two-day Meeting is underway at the Georgetown Marriott Hotel. CARICOM Secretary-General, Ambassador Irwin LaRocque and Dr. Mikuriya earlier this year signed a Memorandum of…November 16, 2018In “CARICOM”Harmonised procedures necessary for full economic integration – CARICOM Assistant Secretary-General tells customs officialsHarmonised approaches to conducting trade across borders in the Caribbean, and effective customs valuation, are among the steps that must be taken towards full economic integration within the Caribbean Community (CARICOM). CARICOM Assistant Secretary-General, Trade and Economic Integration, Mr. Joseph Cox, said on Monday that harmonised laws, procedures and best…April 11, 2018In “Antigua & Barbuda”Share this on WhatsApplast_img