Hargeisa, 02-Nov-2020 (WHM)- The Minister of Finance Development Dr Saad Ali Shire, Deputy Minister of Finance Development Muuse Ibrahim Yuusuf (Selef), Commander of Immigration Department Gen. Mohamed Osman Alin and the Director of Civil Aviation Authority Captain Ahmed Mohamed Rodolhave today jointly cut the ribbon to open recently established parts of Egal International Airport Custom which consist of 18 newly built offices for the Immigration Department and custom officers, new archives store, a cash office, refurbished inventory warehouses and firefighting facilities installed in the inventory warehouses, immigration offices and the quality control office.
The upgraded parts of Egal International Airport Custom also get more reliable and stronger electricity power generation system that is able torun refrigerators and cold chains accommodating drugs, beverages and liquid products.
Moreover, MOFD modernized the custom with ground support equipment and CCTV cameras installed in the warehouses. The Ministry also for the first time adapted an automated Single Administration Document “SAD” and warehouse database at Egal International Airport Custom.
There have recently been changes that the Ministry implemented to improve the services of customs in relation to imports, exports, inventory management, enhancement of human resource capacity as well as customer care services.