Mrs. Phung Thi Bich Huong appointed as Director of Dong Nai Customs Department
On 28th February, in Dong Nai province, the General Department of Vietnam Customs held a ceremony to announce the decision on management role change and assignment of duties for Director of Dong Nai Customs Department. Deputy Director General Nguyen Duong Thai attended the ceremony.
According to Decision of the General Department of Vietnam Customs (GDVC), with the position as a director, Mr. Le Van Danh waits for an appointment to new departments from 1st March. Along with that, Mrs. Phung Thi Bich Huong-Director of Legal Department of the GDVC is appointed as Director of Dong Nai Customs Department from 1st March 2018.
At the ceremony, Deputy Director General Nguyen Duong Thai stated that under the current provision for changes of leader position, the leader of a unit is not allowed to hold this position for more than 2 terms. Mr. Le Van Danh has served as Director of Dong Nai Customs Department since 2006, thereby, it is time to change.
Deputy Director General Nguyen Duong Thai stressed that Mr. Le Van Danh and Mr. Dang Hanh Thu - former Directors of Dong Nai Customs Department were two of the first of 27 Customs officers establishing Dong Nai Customs Department in 1994. From the first 27 Customs officers, currently, Dong Nai Customs Department has developed as the leading department in the entire sector in many aspects, especially in specialized operations and Customs modernization and reform, Accordingly, Dong Nai Customs Department was honored to receive the title of Labor Hero in the renovation period and many other noble titles.
Mr. Thai highly appreciated Mr. Danh’s contribution to Dong Nai Customs Department and wishes Mr. Danh to continue to promote his abilities in his new position.
For Mrs. Phung Thi Bich Huong, Mr. Thai said that she has served as Director of Legal Department since 2006. She made great contributions in completing the Customs legal framework, especially the amendment of the Customs Law. With her experience and knowledge of Customs regulations, Mr. Thai believed that Mrs. Huong would do her best as Director of Dong Nai Customs Department.
Deputy Director General Nguyen Duong Thai assigned Mrs. Huong 3 tasks that she needs to fulfill in the coming time:
First, she needs to continue inheriting the results achieved by Mr. Danh in recent times, and to maintain the Dong Nai Customs as the leading unit in many aspects.
Second, she needs to fulfill the tasks assigned by the General Department of Vietnam Customs and Ministry of Finance such as revenue collection, Customs modernization and reform, prevention of smuggling and trade fraud, enhancement of effectiveness and efficiency of Customs officers and solving the problem of increasing work load, but at the same time, reducing workforce.
Third, she needs to connect and coordinate with departments, boards and sectors in the province to accomplish the tasks.